Anastasia Williams

What is your occupation and how did you come to work in this field?

I am an Associate at MediaLink, a strategic advisory and business development firm with offices in NY, Los Angeles, and Chicago. I was originally hired as an Assistant, handling project management and juggling calendars for 5 SVPs.

What is the biggest challenge of your work?
Time – there just aren’t enough hours in the day.

What is your proudest achievement?
Raising my son as a single parent (with lots of help from my Mom).

What leaders, thinkers or doers do you admire most?My Mom, for her strength and perseverance.
Nelson Mandela, for his capacity for forgiveness, along with his extraordinary resilience.
Helen Keller, for her tenacity and determination to triumph over adversity.