President and Founder
Born at 26 weeks gestation and weighing a mere 1.15 ounces, Savanna Williams demonstrated a true warrior spirit of determination to live.
At the age of three, Savanna developed a passion to paint. Along with it came the desire to use her artistic talents to help raise money for charitable organizations.
With supportive parents cheering her on, Savanna founded Angel Hands Arts Foundation, a 501 (C)(3) organization that aims to make a big difference in Kansas City community and in the world.
When not painting and changing the world Savanna loves to dance. She’s an award winning hip-hop competition dancer and is currently in the Friends of Alvin Ailey program right here in KC. She also enjoys baking cakes and cupcakes whenever she gets a chance.
Executive Director, Founding Member
Nicole Williams values the mission of the organization and works to see it fulfilled. She served in the same capacity five years prior to the organization becoming a 501(c)(3).
After 20 + years in corporate management and the birth of her premature daughter, Nicole changed career paths and began to focus on serving marginalized children. Nicole also works as an Energy Education Specialist Hickman Mills School District she has helped the school district save more than 4 million dollars in energy costs.
Nicole currently serves as board vice president of South Kansas City Alliance. An organization focused on promoting economic and social growth in south Kansas City. She is a member of Sigma Gamma Rho sorority and has served on the board of Community Assistance Council. Nicole holds a BS in Business Administration/Sustainable Enterprise Management.
Vice President of Marketing and Communications
Affectionately known to everyone as BDub, Brian brings a wealth of marketing and public relations knowledge from the corporate world as well as his 10 plus years in radio.
Brian served as the March of Dimes Communications Director following his daughter's 72-day fight for life in the NICU. His daughter's mission to change the lives of the youth through art inspires and drives him to advocate for the Foundation every single day.
When not building relationships on behalf of Angel Hands Art you can find Brian working his craft on his other passion, BDub's BBQ, his family-owned food truck business home to some of the best BBQ in KC.