brandi n. williams, apr, affectionately called bea by those who know her, is a pr strategist, social do gooder and broker for change.

The bicentennial baby, award winning and Accredited PR pro and hip-hop music lover uses her formal training in public relations to advocate for causes.

For nearly two decades brandi has worked in the non-profit, government, entertainment, lifestyle and corporate sectors to bridge divide between the streets and the suites.

brandi's advocacy and community building work includes serving as:

  • lead strategist for the parent and community engagement arm of a nationally-recognized turn-around educational project. work was featured in a recent U.S. Department of Education publication (see page 14).
  • the Charlotte Leadership Chair for Hip Hop Caucus.
  • a 2013 50 States Clean Air Ambassador with Earth Justice and the Hip Hop Caucus.
  • primary organizer for a program with rapper 2Chainz to encourage ex-felons to register and vote. this was done as a part of the Hip Hop Caucus' 2012 GOTV effort.

brandi consults, trains, writes and provides social commentary from a reality-based perspective on issues that impact people of color.