"Blanche has found her voice, because leadership
is a choice and greatness is achieved through character
and contributions." ---Dr.
Williams, M.S. is recognized as a transformational
leader, business maverick, international speaker, resulted-oriented
trainer, proficient writer, and national broadcast journalist.
She has a proven track record for elevating audiences,
organizations, and individuals to perform at their highest
and greatest potential.
Greatness By Design, LLC, specializes
in performance improvement, leadership development,
team building, human optimization, integrated talent
management, business consulting, and coaching. We maintain
strong strategic partners that help facilitate
the delivery of value-added services to our clients.
Our clients include government agencies, local municipalities,
corporations, small/medium business, executives, educational
institutions, professionals, and non-profits.
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, Maya Angelou, Charles
OsGood, Quincy Jones, Suze Orman, Laila Ali, Kerry Washington,
Nancy Wilson, Iyanla Vanzant, Dr. Dorothy Height, Sonny
Rollins, Geoffrey Canada, Dr. Ruth Simmons, Janice Bryant-Howroyd,
Deepak Chopra, and others (View
Guest List and testimonials).
Blanche A. Williams "Greatness By Design"
Radio Collection has been archived at the Howard University
Moorland Spingarn Research Center in Washington, DC.
This collection includes historical talk show recordings
dating back to January 20, 2003 when Greatness By Design
with Blanche Williams first aired nationwide. They include
once in a lifetime conversations archived for generations
skills also include 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,
Sistahs with Ink Voices, and featured in Black Enterprise
Magazine, Self Seduction: Your Ultimate Path to Inner
and Outer Beauty, along with The Color Complex (Revised):
The Politics of Skin Color in the New Millennium (2013).
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
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 UMUC. 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 with the Clinton Administration during
the 1992 "Summit of the Americas" convened
in Miami, Florida. Her business and marketing expertise
in association with her abililty to develop strategic
partners was utilized in her position as Small Business
Incubator Director of the Center for Technology, Enterprise
and Development(T.E.D. Center) and garnered her an invitation
to speak 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."