Antwone D. Williams
Case Manager/Linkage Specialist
Antwone D. Williams joined NESM, Inc. in September 2017 and currently serves as the Organization’s Case Manager/ Linkage Specialist. Antwone is responsible for working closely with all clients ensuring that he meets the needs of clients by providing a multitude of resources, emotional support in a positive LBGTQ friendly atmosphere. Antwone provides advice and assistance to empower clients to access a variety of necessary services that support medically related outcome measurements making it easier than ever for a person to stay connected to their HIV care team.
Prior to joining NAESM, Inc., Antwone served as a Linkage to Care Coordinator at Lost N Found Youth Center where he provided case management and advocacy to the HIV negative and HIV-positive individuals between the ages of 16-27. In 2015, Antwone served as an Intake Specialist at Us Helping Us People into Healthy Living where he provided anonymous and confidential walk-in OraQuick Advance HIV Anti-body testing. While at Us Helping Us People into Healthy Living, Antwone became the HIV Counselor where he counseled and worked directly with HIV-positive clients.
Antwone is an active member of the community and has been a part of the Ballroom scene as well as the Ballroom Coalition which serves participants worldwide. The Ballroom Coalition works as a support system for poor youth who have been rejected from by their families after coming out gay or transgender.
Antwone received his Bachelor of Science degree in Social Work from Saint Augustine’s University in 2011.