L. Joy Williams

L. Joy Williams

Political Strategist | Host & Producer of #SundayCivics

Joy Williams is a political strategist and founder of LJW Community Strategies. She serves as a strategic adviser to elected leaders and organizations across the country and has been featured as a commentator on BET, Pacifica Radio in New York and Los Angeles, MSNBC, Current TV and NY1’s Inside City Hall. She is also host of TWiB in The Morning! on the award winning online radio station TWiB FM which airs live Monday – Thursday at 9AM eastern.

Joy is the creator, host and producer of a weekly podcast. #SundayCivics is a podcast for the civically engaged. Our goal is to teach civic education through the lens of our current political climate. We aim to give listeners the necessary history and context on political issues and inspire them to get engaged at all levels of government.

Ms. Williams served as deputy director of community relations to former New York City Comptroller Bill Thompson and went on to become Thompson’s political director in his 2009 mayoral campaign. L. Joy’s passion for political activism was instilled at an early age and comes from her family’s deeply rooted faith and a commitment to dedicate their lives to social justice. From high school, through her college years at Hofstra University, and into her adult life, Joy has always been a problem solver.

L. Joy is founding Chairman of Higher Heights for America, President of the Brooklyn NAACP, a National Board Member of PAC.

 

Keynote Speaker: L. Joy Williams

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L. Joy Williams is a powerhouse.  The political strategist and founder of LJW Community Strategies serves as a strategic adviser to elected leaders and organizations across the country and has been featured as a commentator on BET, Pacifica Radio in New York and Los Angeles, MSNBC, Current TV and NY1’s Inside City Hall. She is […]

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