Erik Williamson joined OOD in 1990. He has served the agency as a Disability Claims Adjudicator, Supervisor, Area Manager, and Assistant Deputy Director before moving to the Bureau of Vocational Rehabilitation as Deputy Director. In 2009, Erik was appointed Deputy Director for DDD. In 2017, Erik became Assistant Director in addition to his duties as the Disability Determination Services Administrator.
Erik served as President of his professional organization, the National Council of Disability Determination Directors (NCDDD), and currently serves as the immediate Past President. He is a member of the Social Security Administration’s Disability Claims Processing System Steering Committee, and previously served on their National Disabilities Issues Group (NDIG), an advisory body to SSA. In 2016 Erik received the Social Security Commissioner’s Disability Leadership Award. Erik currently serves on United Way Delaware County’s Hunger Alliance Allocations Committee, and was formerly Chair of the Allocations Committee and ex-officio Board Member.
Erik Graduated from Miami University with a BA in Sociology and received his MS in Social Agency Counseling from the University of Dayton.