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.
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Breakfast with Lobbying Commissioners? Three Keynote Speakers? Eight power sessions? An engaging session with pundits ... and pints?! They're ALL included in your ticket to the annual conference on Oct 2! ow.ly/pXmt30lDTqe #cdnpoli
@PAAC84 is excited to bring you a thought-provoking dialogue on the role of #women in building a #diverse & representative #publicaffairs sector. RSVP for our exclusive Q&A w/ @SevaunP, CEO @CivicActionGTHA & @agalbraith Principal @navltd #PAACWIPA ow.ly/m85A30lGFN1 pic.twitter.com/fRKi1g4YOT
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