A.J. Williams is Director of Transfer, Athletic, & International Admission at Santa Clara University. A former first-generation college student, transfer, and athlete, A.J. enjoys working with students, families, and counselors to demystify the college search and attainment process. A.J. has worked in higher education for nearly 18 years, and is a published author. His most recent book, It Ain’t Rocket Science: College Counseling for Everyone was published in May 2019. A.J. has been a member of the Cal LAW Board since 2020.