There are few women in the political scene that is as hardworking and loyal as Andrea McWilliams. The task of being a lobbyist in the political atmosphere of the United States is extremely hard and taxing on the body and mind. There are many things that go into this career that many would shy away from but not Andrea McWilliams. Andrea McWilliams is a political fundraiser and lobbyist. She uses her grace and tact to tackle any situation that comes her way. Mrs. McWilliams works in the private and public sector. She works with the community of Austin, Texas to bring their issues to the right people. She works extremely hard to make sure that their issues are examined and solved. Mrs. McWilliams is also an expert in regards to the national media in the United States. Andrea McWilliams has been on countless media outlets including FOX News, NPR, CNN, BBC, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and Newsweek. She would use her knowledge of a fundraiser and political strategist during the segments she was a part of.
The Texas Women’s Chamber of Commerce has awarded Andrea McWilliams with countless awards and accolades. Texas Monthly recently had a POWER feature that highlighted Andrea McWilliams, the Governor, the Lieutenant Governor, and the Speaker of the House. Andrea McWilliams was the only lobbyist in the feature. This feature in Texas Monthly highlights the key figures in the legislative session. The Austin Business Journal added Andrea McWilliams as one of their “Profiles in Power.” The Texas Women’s Chamber of Commerce gave Andrea McWilliams the 2016 Texas Businesswoman of the Year Finalist award. She was also recognized by the Girl Scouts of Central Texas with the Woman of Distinction recognition.
Andrea McWilliams started her career at a very young age. She was Chief of Staff when she was 21 years old. From there, she went to work at a public relations company called Public Stratgies, Inc. Currently, she has opened her own political firm with her husband Dean McWilliams. The firm is called McWilliams and it specializes in governmental affairs consulting.