Andrea McWilliams has been a key political force and strategist in Texas. When she was only 21, McWilliams obtained a chief of staff role. She is the brains behind McWilliams Governmental Affairs. Andrea is a competent strategist known nationally for her outstanding lobbying efforts. In 2009, the Austin Business Journal listed her as the most prominent lobbyist in Texas.
Duties of Andrea McWilliams
In her a position as a leading Texas Lobbyist, Andrea collaborates with her husband, the co-founder of McWilliams Governmental Affairs, in creating policies in the regulatory and legislative world for their customers. The couple represents both Republicans and Democrats. Their primary agenda is to ensure that clients are happy. The unique bipartisan team has an outstanding record of success. Andrea’s company has earned the confidence of customers at the local and national level.
During the 81st Legislative Session, Andrea approved incentives worth $100 million to transform Texas into one of the locations in the world with state-of-the-art clean coal power plant, which captures harmful carbon. In 2007, Andrea was honored for the role she played in saving a cancer research package valued at $3 billion.
Apart from her career in the political arena, Andrea is a respected community leader. Andrea McWilliams lives in Old Enfield neighborhood and supports community projects in this area. She is an active member of several foundations, including St. David’s Toast and Long Center’s Notable Women. In 2012, the Mamma Jamma Ride elected Andrea as the honorary chair.
Media features and awards
Various national Medias, such as Newsweek, FOX News, USA Today, BBC, and the Wall Street Journal, have described Andrea as an innovative lobbyist and strategist. A couple of Texas publications have also profiled her. Andrea has won numerous awards, including the Austin Under 40 Award, the Woman of Distinction Award, Style Setter Accolade, and Profiles in Power Award.