Linda Hunt Williams
Leadership You Can Depend On!

Councilwoman Linda Hunt Williams
Town of Holly Springs

Leadership You Can Depend On!


Linda Hunt Williams and Pat Williams were both born and reared in Louisiana. They moved to Charlotte, North Carolina in 1986 and to Holly Springs in 2001 and they could not be happier. Their daughter, Erica, has also made her home in Holly Springs with her two children Becky and Bobby.  She has respectively served as a Holly Springs' Councilwoman since 2009. Linda is a respected Veteran of the U. S. Navy and has been active in the community for years and has worked for several non-profits organizations.  

Please see the below resume:

Military and Professional Experience 

  • Veteran, U.S. Navy
  • Representative, District 37, North Carolina General Assembly - 2016 - Present
  • Councilwoman, Town of Holly Springs - 2009 - 2016
  • Retired, President, LWGroup (Self-employed, organizational public sector consultant)
  • Program Director/consultant, Raleigh non-profit 'Futures for Kids'
  • Deputy Director, Raleigh non-profit 'Citizens for a Sound Economy'
  • Founding Executive Director, non-profit 'Children’s Scholarship Fund-Charlotte’
  • Regional Constituent Services Representative-Charlotte office, U. S. Senator Lauch Faircloth
  • Staff Director, UNC-Charlotte 'Charlotte Area Educational Consortium' 
  • Adjunct Instructor, Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte


  • Masters of Public Administration with Honors, UNC-Charlotte
  • Bachelor of Business Administration in Management, Loyola University of New Orleans  
  • North Carolina State University, Courses in Professional Writing
  • Fellow, North Carolina's Institute of Political Leadership, UNC-Wilmington

Community Involvement 

  • Holly Springs' Delegate, Triangle J Council of Governments
  • Chairman, Holly Springs' Community Grants Committee
  • Past Board of Director member, Holly Springs Arts Council
  • Past Holly Springs Council Representative, Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee
  • Graduate, Holly Springs LEAD Citizen Academy - 2009 (Inaugural class)
  • Founder and Chairman, 2002 – 2009 Kiwanis Annual Kids Appreciation Day
  • Founder of the Annual Terrific Kids Ceremony at Kids Appreciation Day
  • Past Charter Member and Past President of Kiwanis Club of Holly Springs
  • Past Member of Pastoral Council of St. Andrew the Apostle Church and Lector
  • Past appointed member of Wake County Women’s Commission
  • Past UNC-Charlotte President/VP of Pi Alpha Alpha, Nat'l Honor Society for         Public Administrators
  • Past Member of Raleigh and Charlotte Rotary clubs
  • Past Member of Cary and Charlotte Kiwanis clubs
  • Past Vice-President of Sunset Ridge Homeowner's Association in Holly Spri

Awards and Honors 

  • Pi Alpha Alpha National Honor Society (Public Affairs/Public Administration)
  • National Scholars Honor Society
  • North Carolina's "Local Heroes" Award Recipient at 2000 RNC Convention
  • Listed in 2000 Who's Who of America and 2000 Who's Who of American Women
  • Awarded "Linda Hunt Williams Day" in Holly Springs on November 18, 2004

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