Treby Williams


Executive Vice President




Treby Williams is the executive vice president of Princeton University. Prior to her appointment in November 2013, Williams worked in the Office of the Executive Vice President as the director of planning and administration and then as the assistant vice president for safety and administrative planning. Before joining the Office of the Executive Vice President, she was director of Princeton’s Office of Development Priorities.

Previously, Williams was an assistant U.S. attorney in the southern district of New York and the district of New Jersey from 1992 to 2004, and worked as an attorney for three years for Coudert Brothers in London and New York.

Williams serves on the College of New Jersey Board of Trustees, the New York University School of Law Board of Trustees, the Greater Trenton Board of Directors, and is a trustee emerita of the Princeton Day School, where she chaired its Board of Trustees. She earned a bachelor’s degree in history from Princeton University in 1984 and a law degree from New York University.

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