Huw Williams is a nationally recognized expert on advocacy and strategic communications for not-for-profit associations and industry trade groups. He is a trusted advisor to scores of leading national and provincial associations, helping them achieve their government relations and public affairs objectives. Mr. Williams’ government experience is diverse, having served as Acting Chief of Staff to the Deputy Prime Minister of Canada; as a Senior Special Assistant to the Minister of Constitutional Affairs; and as a Legislative Assistant to the Speaker of the Alberta Legislative Assembly. He has also served as a congressional intern in Washington, D.C. Mr. Williams authored “A Government Relations Guide For Directors of Non-Profit Organizations” published by the Canadian Society of Association Executives (CSAE). He also served on the board of directors for the Government Relations Institute of Canada (GRIC). In 2010, Williams was named worldwide Public Affairs Professional of the Year finalist by PRNews Magazine. Williams’ other accolades include the CSAE Griner Award for outstanding “Business Excellence”, one of The Hill Times’ Top 100 lobbyists in Canada in, and the Ottawa Business Journal’s “Top Forty under 40 Award” for professional success and community involvement.
Sep 24: The PAAC BC Chapter (PAAC-BC) in Vancouver invites you to attend the 2019 annual meeting! Great opportunity to meet your chapter reps and get involved! More details here: ow.ly/GeSQ50vMujg #BCpoli pic.twitter.com/1d2RZvCr2G
Sept 18: Join a lively discussion with #ONpoli healthcare experts! Opening remarks by MPP @RobinMartinPC Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Health. @AlzheimerOnt @Piroska_Bata @RNAO Last chance to register: ow.ly/ERQy50wbo5d pic.twitter.com/B4k9DYwKp6
Experts on misinformation, including the former head of Canada’s spy agency, are urging Canadians to be more aware of the consequences when they share news online without checking that it’s authentic #cdnpoli #elx19. ow.ly/36nD50w8xbb
PAAC is Heading West (Again!) Alberta has long been the epicentre of public affairs activities in the West, and it is high time we launch a Chapter there! Join us Sept 23 for a BBQ and Refreshments in Edmonton to launch the PAAC Alberta Chapter. #ABpoli ow.ly/fFqV50vMtUe pic.twitter.com/h4G3bCWYeT