Karen Williams, NP

Personal Bio

Dr. Karen Selwa Williams most recently served as Dean and Professor of the School of Nursing, Kinesiology, and Behavioral Science at Anderson University. She has been employed by the health center in Anderson as an Adult Nurse Practitioner in both part-time and full-time positions since 2007.

Williams earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) as well as a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) from the Indiana University School of Nursing. She received an additional Master of Science in Nursing from Purdue University as an Adult Nurse Practitioner and is nationally certified through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (ANP-C). She earned the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree from Purdue University School of Nursing where she was named one of fifty “Golden Graduates.”

Karen’s research interests focus on barriers to care for the underinsured and uninsured. Her clinical background includes a wide variety of experience in critical care and internal medicine. As a professor of nursing she has taught a variety of subjects and led students on intercultural medical trips to Kenya.

Karen strives hard to be available to her patients in order to meet their needs. She would like them to feel that their concerns have been heard and a plan of action has been formulated with their input. Dr. Williams enjoys building relationship with her patients.

Dr. Williams enjoys spending time with her son Jesse, her daughter-in-law Holly – who is also a nurse practitioner – and her three grandchildren Graham, Beckett, and Beau.


Meridian Health Services
1547 Ohio Ave.
Anderson, IN 46016
Phone: 765-641-7499