Advertising Account Manager

Jacquetta Williams is the advertising account manager for Leader’s Edge. She manages in-house ad accounts and is responsible for coordinating and tracking advertising materials for the print and online magazine. Williams provides support to advertisers, the advertising sales teams and magazine management staff. She publishes content for the Leader’s Edge website and monthly newsletter, Management Series. Williams holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from Morris College in Sumter, S.C. She joined The Council in 2004, serving as the front desk receptionist until 2007 when she became database and advertising associate. She served in that position until 2012 before transitioning into her current role with the magazine.

First job: Cashier at Hogs On The Hill, a fast casual dining spot in Maryland that serves pit-smoked BBQ

Book I’ve been wanting to read: I’ll Never Write My Memoirs – Grace Jones

Favorite food: Indian

Favorite place to travel: St. Thomas but I’ll take any place with a stunning beach.

Secret (well, not so secret) obsession: I collect coffee mugs, journals and quotes.

If I were to retire tomorrow, I would…Buy a water villa in the Maldives.