Dantaya Williams is the chief human resources officer at Raytheon Technologies. She is responsible for the company’s Global Human Resources function, which is focused on talent management, workforce diversity, employee relations, total rewards and employee experience.
Williams, who joined United Technologies Corporation prior to the company’s 2020 merger with Raytheon Company, has more than 20 years of human resources and leadership experience. Most recently, she held the position of vice president of human resources for Pratt & Whitney Commercial Engines.
Prior to that, Williams established United Technologies’ Talent, Inclusion and Engagement organization. She has also worked in numerous positions across the former United Technologies Carrier division, with a focus on labor relations.
Williams was named by Business Insider as one of the top 33 most innovative HR executives. She received the 2019 Maria Miller Stewart – One Woman Makes a Difference Award from the Connecticut Women’s Education and Legal Fund for her commitment to community service.
Williams is on the board of directors for YWCA Hartford region and The Connecticut Forum. She is also president of the advisory board for Michigan State University’s School of Human Resources and Labor Relations.
She holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a master’s degree in labor relations and human resources from Michigan State University.