Dr. E'Toyare Williams was born and raised in Kansas City, Missouri and graduated from Paseo Academy High School as a first-generation High School graduate. After receiving her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg, Mo., Dr. Williams worked as an Educational Consultant with Chicago Public Schools and has continued independently adding her mentorship initiative since then. Dr. Williams took another step and took her education further by completing her Master of Art in Teaching (MAT) with an emphasis in Special Education from National-Louis University in Chicago and worked as a teacher in various schools: Chicago Vocational Career Academy, Thornwood High School, and Urban Prep Academy. In addition to her MAT, Dr. Williams earned her Master of Business Administration (MBA) as well. At Thornridge High School, Dr. Williams was a Special Education teacher and the Director of Student Activities where she not only taught classes which included social-emotional learning, she was responsible for 52 different extracurricular activities, ranging from Band to National Honor Society. Her biggest achievement was to receive her Doctor of Education from Chicago State University in December of 2019. Dr. Williams is an educational consultant, behavior intervention specialist, mentor, coach, counselor, motivational speaker and advisor to hundreds of students in various capacities. Currently, Dr. Williams is the Founder and CEO of Be VicTORIEus Consulting, LLC. Dr. Williams encourages involvement in extracurricular activities, which the Centers of Disease (cdc.com) recognizes effective June of 2023.
Her motivation has always been her 3 beautiful children, Ker’Mari (16) Kynnedi (14) and Korri (10) who are actively involved in various activities inside and outside of school. “Be VicTORIEus” with Dr. Torie Williams” is an educational program that encourages the professional development of the individual and provides actionable guidance by offering a fresh perspective and an independent point of view while guiding a process that fosters the growth and educational development of the individual.
Dr. Torie can:
● Provide a model for healthy, trusting relationships through clear communication and setting
● Acknowledge their strengths, talents, and/or gifts and encourage them to find ways to use them.
● Be an active listener and offer support and encouragement when appropriate.
● Engage individuals in activities to help expose new opportunities and experiences.
K3 Williams Girls
Dr. Williams has three daughters, Ker'Mari, Kynnedi & Korri .
Ker’Mari Leigh, age 16 , Ker'Mari is the Theatre Stage Manager at Horn HS. Her hobbies include cooking, painting and cosmetology. She is currently a junior.
Kynnedi Simone, age 14. Her hobbies include dancing, TikTok, and talking on the phone with her friends.She is involved in several different activities and has all AP classes! Kynnedi is a freshman.Her favorite subject is Math.
Korri Trinity, age 10 is a former member of Mean Street cheer team in Harvey, Illinois. She is the Class "Amistad" Leader at her school. She an all around athlete and loves wrestling; her favorite wrestler is Sasha Banks. Her favorite subject is Math.