Political fundraiser and lobbyist Andrea McWilliams is a strategist with years of experience. She is known for her attentiveness to the needs of others and brings a unique point of view to the causes she supports.
McWiliams has been featured on a number of national media outlets, including the Wall Street Journal, CNN, USA Today, Newsweek and NPR. These outlets have reported on Andrea’s participation in successful fundraising efforts, as well as her work as a political strategist. McWilliams is also a national political commentator and has been featured in several Texas publications. She has also be honored by the Texas Women’s Chamber of Commerce as a “consigliere to the powerful and political.”
Andrea McWilliams receive the Profiles in Power award from the Austin Business Journal and the 2016 Texas Businesswoman of the Year finalist distinction from the Texas Women’s Chamber of Commerce. Recently, the Girl Scouts of Central Texas also recognized McWilliams as a Woman of Distinction. Andrea also had the honor of receiving the Austin Under 40 award, and she was honored as a member of the Glossy 8 list by the Austin American-Statesman. Austin Fashion Week even gave her the Style Setter award due to her hard work and dedication in connection with local nonprofit organizations.
Andrea McWilliams was appointed in a chief of staff position at just 21 years old, and went on to perfect her skills at Public Strategies, Inc., a renown public relations firm. She is now the cofounder of McWilliams, a full service governmental affairs consultant firm that she runs with her husband Dean.
McWilliams was raised just minutes from Congress Avenue where the Texas Capitol is located. She now lives in Old Enfield with her husband and their three children.