Williamson Now Chairman of Mansion Day School Board of Directors


COLUMBUS, Ohio – October 5, 2015 – The Board of Directors of the Mansion Day School (MDS) has elected Diversified Systems Executive Archie Williamson to serve as chair, which carries a 3 year term. Williamson succeeds Adam Troy, President of TROY Enterprises, who has served as Board Chair since 2010.

“As Chairman, my main objective will be to build on the strong foundation that has been established by my predecessor, while helping to broaden awareness of this extraordinary school, and encourage more involvement from the broader community” Williamson said after receiving the honor.

“Archie understands the tremendous impact Mansion has on its students, the community, and future generations, and shares the values that make Mansion unique. He brings a commitment to helping the school expand its presence and to generate increasing support for our programs. We look forward to him working with the board, parents, teachers, and administrators,” said Mansion Day School Head of School Dee James. “We are fortunate to have someone of his caliber leading our board.”

A graduate of the University of Toledo with a degree in computer systems and Northwestern’s Kellogg Advanced Management Executive program, Williamson held numerous Information Technology positions before establishing Diversified Systems Consultants in 1990. The company provides management and information systems consulting services for Fortune 1000 businesses as well as federal, state, and local government agencies throughout Ohio. Williamson is a founding member of The Black Data Processing Association, Columbus Chapter and also serves on the Increase Community Development Corporation Board of Directors as Treasurer.

About Mansion Day School

Mansion Day School is a coeducational preschool through 5th grade preparatory day school that embraces diversity and instills confidence. The school’s challenging curriculum, affirming environment, and high expectations produce a foundation for global leadership development. The entire Mansion Day School community enjoys a strong sense of family. It is here, where students know they are valued and celebrated daily in an atmosphere designed to maximize their individual potential.

The Blueprint for Growing a New or Start-Up Business

The following is an excerpt from Connections magazine.

Archie Williamson, founder and president of Diversified Systems, Inc. shares the following strategies for growing a sustainable business.


Join Industry Groups and trade organizations.

Look for industry groups and organizations that are specific to you. These groups can connect you with other entrepreneurs. This is a great way to gain insight, learn best practices and network. “SCOMSDC serves as a valuable organization for minority businesses,” shared Williamson. “Network with people who do what you’re trying to do on a bigger level; this is where business leads come from.”

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June 22, 2012 – DSI Awarded Five-Year GSA Schedule 70

Diversified Systems, Inc. has been awarded a Schedule 70 federal acquisition vehicle from the United States General Services Administration.
Schedule 70 is an indefinite delivery indefinite quantity (IDIQ) multiple award schedule, providing the federal government direct access to IT Services provided by Diversified Systems, Inc. The new IT Schedule 70 is in effect through June 21, 2017.