City of Hawthorne, Clerk
Dayna Williams- Hunter is a heavy-hitting veteran of communication, public relations, and philanthropy. Through her experiences as Publicist and President of a non-profit, she’s become an authority on creating positive end-user experiences through event production, promotions, and campaign development.
In addition to being elected Hawthorne’s City Clerk, Dayna owns a boutique public relations firm and a concierge beauty agency. Since 2010, her PR firm worked with many notables including contestants from Hell’s Kitchen, America’s Next Top Model, Top Chef, and The Walking Dead. Dayna has also created red-carpet productions associated with Basketball Wives, Real Housewives, and countless parties for celebrities and organizations. Her firm is widely known for creating the wildly popular Scandal-Less Mother’s Day Brunch series which honored influential women like; Brenda-Doby Flewellyn, Shaunie O’Neal, Gwendolyn Osbourne, Simone I. Smith, and Eva Marcille.
Dayna is the co-owner of a concierge beauty agency established in 2017. They create unique beauty experiences for organizations, events, fashion shows, private events, and individuals. They have been part of productions for top fashion designers including Louis Vuitton, Tom Ford, Stella McCartney, and Y Saint Laurent.
Prior to starting the public relations firm, Dayna worked for ABC-WEWS-TV Cleveland as an award-winning sales executive, producer, and assignment editor. Later she worked in corporate sales for the Cleveland Indians and eventually the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Dayna is a 2002 graduate of Notre Dame College (BA Communication) where she won The Marguerita C Banks Award for Excellence in Communication and this spring will receive her Master’s degree in Education. She is the mother of four adult children and eight grandchildren.