Born and raised in Meridian, Tom Williams began his career at WTOK in 2007. Originally starting off as a production assistant, Williams transitioned to doing commercials before moving in front of the camera as a reporter in 2014.
Williams continued working as a reporter while also adding weekend anchor and producer to his role in early 2015.
In 2019, he continued his role as a reporter while moving from the weekends to weeknights to anchor the 10 pm news.
Since 2016, Williams has featured a weekly segment titled "First Responders", which highlights individuals that work in emergency services across East Mississippi and West Alabama.
When Williams isn't covering stories, he enjoys photography, spending time with his family and watching old, late night talk shows.