Andrea McWilliams, a political fundraiser, and a famous lobbyist is a skilled strategist, combining patience with persuasion and grace with grit. She is renowned because of her thorough attention to the details; Andrea brings her exclusive expertise to each and every issue she gets engage. The national media, including Newsweek, FOX News, the Wall Street Journal, CNN, BBC, and NPR have all reported on the role of Andrea as a leading political strategist and fundraiser.
Andrea McWilliams is a national civil commentator and renowned by the Texas Chamber of Commerce for Women as “consigliere to the political and powerful.” McWilliams, in 2017 was the only member of lobby who is profiled together with the Speaker of the House, Lieutenant Governor, and Governor of Texas. Andrea is a gratified recipient of both the Profiles in Power and Businesswoman of the Year Awards. Andrea also honored with “Austin under 40” Award back in the past including many others.
Andrea McWilliams is a well-known community volunteer and philanthropist, named on numerous occasions to an “All-Stars” of Austin Fortunate 500 list. Andrea McWilliams served as a board member for numerous other non-profit organizations, comprising Mexico–Arte Museum, Texas Lyceum, Rise Across Texas Challenge, Arthouse, the Elizabeth Ann Seton Hospital, HeartGift, Austin Children in Crisis, and much more.
Andrea McWilliams is also a pioneering member of the Notable Women of Long Center and a long-time member in Toast of the Town Committee at St. David’s Hospital. A native Austinite (member of an adelite-descloizite group), Andrea McWilliams is a proud President of Inherit Austin in the past. Inherit Austin is an organization that was founded to preserve cultural and architectural past of Austin by not just protecting the important historical and landmarks fabric of the city but safeguarding its unique, exclusive character as well. McWilliams now lives in Old Enfield, where she and Dean, her husband, are enjoying life with their three children.