Andrea McWilliams, helping to make the world better.
Andrea McWilliams is a lobbyist and political strategist from Austin Texas and is a co-founder of McWilliams Governmental Affairs Consultants. Previously a Chief of Staff at a young age, McWilliams at the time was also involved in the private sector and began her own company, Public Strategies Inc., which functioned as a public relations company. Andrea McWilliams has also been active in the Texas political arena in the 81st Legislative Session helping to pass incentive for Texas to become a leader in clean coal power and capturing carbon as well as helping with a $3 billion package to assist in cancer research.
Andrea McWilliams has also been very active in charity projects helping bring awareness and enthusiasm to many different types of causes. McWilliams has served on many different boards and non-profit organizations such as Texas Lyceum, Austin Children in Crisis, and Elizabeth Ann Seton Hospital just to name a few. McWilliams also finds time to help preserve the historical aspects of Austin serving as a past president of Inherit Austin, an organization helping to save the architectural and culture past through landmarks and Austin’s exclusive character. McWilliams has also been active in breast cancer research with the organizations Susan G. Komen and KillCancer. Having her own battle with breast cancer, McWilliams chose to use her story to inspire and motive other. Using the platform of the publication Austin Woman, McWilliams voiced her own story of her fight with breast cancer and her life after overcoming, growing a closer relationship with her husband and family along with a renewed joy for life.
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