Board Members

William Waters, Ph.D.

William Waters, Ph.D.

Vice Chair - The Wright Center for Community HealthCo-Chair - The Wright Center for Patient and Community Engagement


William Waters, Ph.D., serves as Vice Chair of The Wright Center for Community Health Board of Directors and Co-Chair of The Wright Center for Patient and Community Engagement. He has been a patient of The Wright Center for more than 15 years and brings the perspective of an educator and patient to the boardroom.

Dr. Waters served for 31 years in New Jersey’s education system as a mathematics teacher, supervisor, assistant principal and district director of instruction. He was also the founding director of The Academy for Mathematics, Science, and Engineering at Morris Hills High School, a highly ranked county magnet school. Dr. Waters has presented on topics such as strategic planning and professional development at the local, state and national levels.

In retirement, Dr. Waters lives at Lake Winola and has become active in St. Mary of the Lake Parish, serving as a lector, greeter secretary of the Parish Council and chair of the worship committee. He also holds a certificate in pastoral technology and serves as coordinator of the parish’s Digital Disciple Ministry.