Anthony Williams
a.williams52599@gmail.com | Anthony.williams17@stjohns.edu | 412-849-1580 | anthonyjwilliams.com

Work Experience

Political Fellow, United Steelworkers                                                                                Summer 2017

  • Coordinated successful PAC fundraising drive at largest local union
  • Developed comprehensive targeting and campaign plans and turf layouts for the Gubernatorial, Attorney General, and three State House races in Virginia
  • Cleaned and structured complex data on organizing targets in Excel
  • Attended high-level fundraising strategy sessions
  • Participated in lobbying meetings on Capitol Hill
  • Researched legislation, legislators, and other organizations with whom was associated with USW objectives
  • Analyzed and provided recommendations to the field director regarding Federal and State races

 

Organizing Fellow, PA Victory 2016 (Hillary for America)                                                      Summer 2016

  • Canvassed and registered voters
  • Recruited and trained volunteers
  • Managed data
  • Launched volunteer canvasses and phone banks
  • Ran Social media campaigns on behalf of multiple candidates

Education

St John’s University                                                                                                       2017-Present

  • Economics Major, Social Justice Minor
  • Honors College
  • Ozanam Scholar’s Program (Focused on developing workable solutions to social issues)

Pittsburgh Central Catholic High School                                                               GPA: 4.72

Academic Achievements

  • National Honors Society
  • Assistant Editor of The Viking (School Newspaper)
  • Member of Varsity Policy and Congress Debate Teams
  • Academic Integrity Council Board Member
  • Gene Kelly Critic – Published five times in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
  • Treasurer and Co-Founder of Central Catholic CARES (Catholic Autism Research, Education, and Support)
  • Future Business Leaders of America – Chapter Founder
    • First place winner of regional competition in Business Ethics and Pressing Business Issues

Volunteer Activities

  • Pittsburgh CLO, Volunteer Photographer
  • Miracle League (Special Needs Athletic League)
  • National Honors Society – Office Assistant & Student Tutor
  • Brother’s Keeper Mentoring Program

 

Skills

  • MS Office Suite
  • Political and Labor Organizing
  • VAN Database Management and turf cutting
  • Social Media Campaigns
  • Political Research and Analysis
  • Campaign Strategy