Andrea McWilliams was born in the city of El Paso, TX. She graduated from the University of Brown with a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology. Andrea Mc Williams developed a passion for social justice issues immediately after her undergraduate program. She dedicated her career to empowering the less fortunate communities in her hometown by getting involved in immigrant advocacy. Andrea is currently a second-year guide at West Warwick High School located in West Warwick, RI.
Andrea Mc Williams is known for her attention to every detail given. She brings all her expertise to each issue she engages in. This involves giving her time to both the private and public sectors. She has a unique role as a leading fundraiser and also a political strategist. The media sectors including Newsweek, USA Today, CNN, BBC, NPR, Wall Street Journal and Fox News have all reported her success in these roles. She has also been profiled as a national political commentator in some Texas publications as well.
Andrea Mc Williams is a known philanthropist and community volunteer. She has served as a member of the board to many non-profit organizations. Andrea is also a member of Long Center’s Notable Women and a member of St. David’s Hospital Toast of the Town Committee. She has had several awards such as the Austin Business Journal’s “Profiles in Power Award,” Girls Scouts of Central Texas bestowed her with the “Women of Distinction.” In 2012, Andrea received the “Austin under 40” Award. Andrea Mc Williams also got an honor from The American-Statesman as a member of its Glossy eight lists.
Andrea Mc Williams is today the co- founder of McWilliams, a full-service government affairs consultant firm. She combined efforts with her husband to form this company that became a trusted, respected alliance at both local and national level. She is also the chief of 21 staff members at Mc William’s firm.
Andrea Mc Williams loves dogs. If science were her thing, she would have studied being a Veterinarian.