Jarvis Williams, a native Mississippian, became President on April 1, 2019, after serving as 1st Vice-President of Maintenance for three years. He has been a member of TWU Local 208 for 28 years.
Williams started with TWU Local 208 on August 5, 1991, as a coach operator for COTA. During his time as a coach operator, he served as Union Steward, Election Committee Member, and was a member of the Accident Appeal Committee.
On October 26, 2009, he transferred to the Maintenance Department as a Coach Cleaner. Soon after, he advanced to Service Technician and then to Coach Repair/Mechanic A while continuously exemplifying a strong union bond
Jarvis and his wife Michelle have three lovely children. He is truly committed to TWU Local 208-“Where A Bus Is Nothing, Without Us”