Tonya Williams


Office Specialist 2


Tonya Williams has been the administrative support for the students, faculty and management of the College of Business and College of Education at EOU since November 2017. She received a certificate of completion in accounting/secretarial studies from The La Grande College of Business, Inc. in 1988. She is responsible for various administrative duties, all college program events, and the lead college web page designer.

She worked for Boise Cascade (BCC) in Boise, Idaho as the senior accounting specialist for 5 years in the Trucking Division before returning to the Grande Ronde Valley where she grew up.  She was able to bridge her years of service with the Timberlands Division of BCC in La Grande where she worked for 5 years, before it was purchased by Forest Capital Partners, LLC, and then by Hancock Forest Management where she worked another 9 combined years holding positions of administrative assistant and senior accounting clerk.

She is a mom to two amazing boys and she has enjoyed watching them compete in the sports of football, basketball, baseball and golf. Tonya loves being with her family and the outdoors; her favorite things to do are picking mushrooms and huckleberries, camping, bowling, and reading.