Andrea McWilliams is a political fundraiser and lobbyist who has made a significant difference in her Texas community. She has spent time in the public and private sectors, and is known for her attention to detail. McWilliams’ skill and expertise have also been featured on Fox News, Newsweek, BBC, CNN, NPR and USA Today. Andrea is also a political commentator and has been featured in several Texas publications. She has even received the honor of being called a “consigliere to the powerful and political” by the Texas Women’s Chamber of Commerce.
Andrea McWilliams has receive the Profiles in Power award by the Austin Business Journal and the 2016 Texas Businesswoman of the Year Finalist award by the Texas Women’s Chamber of Commerce. The Girl Scouts of Central Texas also presented McWilliams with the Woman of Distinction award, and Austin Fashion Week honored her with the Style Setter award for her work with nonprofit organizations.
McWilliams earned her first Chief of Staff position at 21, and continued to perfect her fundraising skills at Public Strategies, Inc., a renowned PPR firm. She is currently the cofounder of McWilliams, a full service firm for governmental affairs consultants. She runs the firm with her husband Dean, and the couple use their extensive talent and experience to assist local, state and national politicians.
Andrea McWilliams is a native Texan and was raised just minutes from the Texas Capitol on Congress Avenue. She now lives in Old Enfield, where she and her husband reside in a historic home with their three children.