MARCUS A. WILLIAMS
Mr. Marcus A. Williams is the Principal Consultant and Owner of MW Consulting, LLC (MWC). He leads and manages MWC, outlining and guiding the organizational mission, strategic and operational plans, services and client work. Mr. Williams has amassed 15 years of professional communications experience as a consultant, strategist, executive manager, reporter and spokesman. Prior to MWC, he served as the founding Director of the Office of Communications for both the D.C. Department of Health and D.C. Department of Housing and Community Development, where he was responsible for establishing the mission and vision of the division, developing organizational structure, developing and implementing comprehensive strategic communications strategies, and managing operating budgets of $2.5 million.
The communications expert has worked for employers such as; President Barack Obama Administration (first term), Booz Allen Hamilton, U.S. House of Representatives, House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform (Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, Postal Service and the District of Columbia), WTAJ-TV (CBS Affiliate), The Weather Channel, DC28-TV (now known as District 99), the Government of the District of Columbia and a host of local, regional and national print publications.
A Washington, DC native, Mr. Williams holds a Master’s degree in Corporate Communications from Georgetown University, a Bachelor of Arts degree in Broadcast Journalism from The Pennsylvania State University and professional certifications in Strategic Communications Management from Ithaca College, Digital Excellence from Dartmouth College, and Leadership and Management from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.
Mr. Williams recently served as a Commissioner, Treasurer and Chair of the Marketing Committee for the Washington DC Commission on Fashion Arts and Events, and successfully completed entrepreneurial programs, Project 500 and Wacif’s Ascend Accelerator Program.