Richard Williams

Richard H. Williams, R.Ph.

Senior Vice President,
Pharmaceutical Innovation and Insights

Richard H. Williams, R.Ph., is a respected healthcare leader who balances clinical outcomes with today’s economic realities.

As a second-generation pharmacist growing up in his mother’s drug store, Richard has watched the evolution of healthcare for almost 50 years. He is also a pharmaceutical industry insider where he has been involved with more than 40 FDA approved products.

Richard has worked with Hospitals, Long Term Care providers, Specialty Pharmacies, Group Purchasing Organizations, Integrated Delivery Networks, Pharmacy Benefit Managers and Managed Care organizations during his time in the industry.

As Sr. Vice President of Pharmaceutical Innovation and Insights he now leads CSI Specialty Group’s pharma consulting group.

Richard lives in Nashville and serves on the Dispensary of Hope’s pharmacy advisory committee and Belmont Pharmacy School’s Deans Advisory Committee. Richard has served on the boards of CLC – Christian Leadership Concepts, Hope Smiles and The Bridge. On Tuesday nights you can find Richard under the Jefferson Street bridge downtown working to connect Population Health with Street Medicine for Nashville’s homeless population.