has found her voice, because leadership is a choice
and greatness is achieved through character and contributions."
Stephen Covey, Leadership Expert and International Best
Williams, M.S. is recognized as a transformational
leader, business maverick, international speaker, trainer,
writer, business strategist and national broadcast journalist.
She has a proven track record for elevating audiences,
organizations, and individuals to perform at their highest
and greatest potential.
Williams earned her stellar broadcasting reputation
as pioneering National XM Satellite Radio Talk Show
Host of Greatness By Design. For over 7 years,
she conducted interviews with high profile and distinguished
guests, including Dr. Stephen Covey, Dr. Maya Angelou,
Denzel Washington, Faye Wattleton, Charles OsGood, Quincy
Jones, Suze Orman, Laila Ali, Kerry Washington, Nancy
Wilson, Iyanla Vanzant, Dr. Dorothy Height, Diana Ross,
Dr. Ruth Simmons, Janice Bryant-Howroyd, Deepak Chopra,
L.L. Cool J and others (View
Guest List and testimonials).
skills also included scriptwriting, editing, and producing
for other well-known national talk radio personalities.
Her creative productions included conducting provocative
roundtables and covering historical events such as the
2008 Democratic National Convention's Presidential Nomination
of Barack Obama in Denver followed by front row live
coverage of the 2009 Presidential Inauguration in Washington,
by the success of her groundbreaking XM radio roundtable
series, Race & Gender in our Nation featuring
Dr. Mary Frances Berry, A'Lelia Bundles, Moya Bailey,
Jill Nelson and others she established the National
Black Women's Town Hall, Inc. (NBWTH),
a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, dedicated to addressing
black women and girl's issues and concerns through dialogue,
leadership development, advocacy, solution-building
and mentoring. Its success garnered several invitations
to the White House including an exclusive invitation
from First Lady Michelle Obama to attend a special film
screening with 30 other female leaders from around the
uses her broad range of experience and expertise as
a Adjunct Professor for the Center for Leadership
and Professional Studies at Palm Beach State College.
She is author of How To Design Your Mind For
Greatness, the 21st Century Sisterhood of Greatness
Manifesto, contributing author in bestselling series
Chicken Soup for the African-American Woman's Soul,
Tuesday Morning Love, and featured in The
Color Complex (Revised): The Politics of Skin Color
in the New Millennium, Self Seduction: Your Ultimate
Path to Inner and Outer Beauty, and national publications
including Black Enterprise Magazine, The Green Magazine,
and Heart and Soul. Her academic writings have
been published in international business management
journals including "Creating and Maintaining
an Efficient "Built Ford Tough" Learning Organization:
The Evolution of Organizational Success."
Howard University Moorland Spingarn Research Center
in Washington, DC currently archives the Blanche
A. Williams Greatness By Design" Radio Collection,"
which began airing on January 20, 2003. It includes
once in a lifetime historical conversations with some
of the most fascinating people in the world.
earned her Master's in Leadership with honors
from Nova Southeastern University's Wayne Huizenga School
of Business and Entrepreneurship where she had several
business papers published and received Advanced Training
in the Situational Leadership® Model by its
renowned creator, Dr. Paul Hersey.
Paul Hersey and Blanche Williams (2011)
received her undergraduate degree in Communication Studies
from University of Maryland. She has received several
awards and accolades including ICABA's 2012 100 Most
Accomplished Black Entrepreneurs, Community "Woman
of Recognition" from National Association of Women
Business Owners (NAWBO), the Key To Dade County, Special
Recognition from the Palm Beach County Commission (FL)
and the USA State Department for her work, as only minority
firm, with the Clinton Administration for the 1992
Western Hemispheric "Summit of the Americas"
convened in Miami, Florida. Her business training
and marketing expertise were combined with her abililty
to develop strategic partners as Small Business Incubator
Director of the Center for Technology, Enterprise and
Development(T.E.D. Center) and garnered her invitation
as NGO speaker at the United Nations Habitat II Conference
in Istanbul, Turkey.
is currently a member of the National Association
of Professional Women, Women's Leadership Exchange,
International Association of Teamwork Facilitators
and serves as an expert for the Women's Media Center
leverages her abilities, skills, education and experience
to elevate her clients potential by expanding their
perspective, supporting their vision, and holding them
accountable. Blanche believes, "Being bold has
magic and that service must be joyful."