Ena M Williams

Ena M. Williams, MBA, RN, CENP is Senior Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) for Yale New Haven Hospital (YNHH). Williams has oversight for all nursing practice at YNHH and direct oversight for surgical, musculoskeletal, neuroscience, and nursing resource operations center, with a special focus on safety and quality, the patient experience, human resources and integration and alignment of the nursing strategic plan. Williams is very active in the community. She served on the Advisory Board of the Women to Women initiative led by the Department of Public Health, expanding Yale New Haven Hospital’s collaboration with the New Haven Police Academy League. She has also worked on community health initiatives with the Southern Chapter of the National Black Nurses Association. Ena serves on the Gateway Community College Foundation Board of Directors.