Dr. Kathleen T. Williams worked from 1968 to 1989 as a classroom and remedial reading teacher, preschool and K-12 speech pathologist, and K-12 school psychologist. She has taught at the graduate and undergraduate levels. She worked from 1989 to 2008 in assessment and curriculum publishing, and most recently was Vice President of the Office of Academic Initiatives and Test Development for the College Board. Dr. Williams provides continuing education workshops in reading, oral language, and vocabulary development. The author of several educational and clinical assessments, she also co-authored the OWLS Reading Comprehension Scale with Dr. Elizabeth Carrow-Woolfolk.