About Us

Providing clarity for our clients since 1995

Adisa means ‘one who makes himself clear’. It’s who we are and what we do. We create communications solutions that allow you to move your brand or product forward with integrity. We have our headquarters in Austin and an office in San Antonio.

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Our Team

Our team embodies our values of Clarity. Creativity. Connection and Caring.
We are here to serve you and look forward to earning your trust and your business.

Our Clients

Since 1995, we’ve served public, private and non-profit clients in Texas and globally. Click here to learn about the Wins we’ve helped our clients achieve.

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Adisa means one who makes things clear. And that’s what Adisa does. Our strategy produces great results. Our services are customized to meet your needs and your budget.

We are present.
We are inspired and creative.
We are professionals.

We achieve the highest results.

The Adisa way

We believe in putting our clients first.  That means earning your trust and  seeking opportunities on their behalf.

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Contact Us





    Austin Phone

    512.472.6112

    San Antonio Phone

    210.516.1601

    Email

    info@makingthingsclear.com

    Austin Address

    1801 E. 51st Street, 365-280 Austin, Texas 78723

    San Antonio Address

    730 Lovera Blvd, Suite 101 San Antonio, Texas 78212

    Shuronda Robinson

    Shuronda Robinson has led public sector, nonprofit, and private sector communications and outreach campaigns to successful completion for nearly three decades. Shuronda is the president and CEO of Adisa Communications, an award-winning public involvement and communications firm based in Austin. She leads the Equity practice for the company and supports the facilitation of difficult conversations. She is a fourth-generation entrepreneur whose family operates an African American weekly newspaper in Houston. There, she gained a passion for communication and the power of the story. Since founding Adisa Communications in 1995, the firm has garnered a reputation for creative professionalism by providing a full spectrum of public involvement and communications services.  

    Favorite Travel Destination:  Los Angeles 

    Favorite Music: R&B and Folk 

    Favorite Color: Charcoal Grey 

    Favorite Subject in School: Biology 

    Astrological Sign: Capricorn   

    Place of Birth: Champaign, IL 

    Hero: Mom 

    Favorite Food: French Fries and Dark Chocolate Covered Almonds 

    Pronouns: She/Her/Hers 


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    Julianne Gaynor

    Julianne Gaynor has a passion for uniting communities through storytelling and has more than a decade of marketing, communications, and public relations experience. She leads client service for Adisa Communications after having worked as a journalist, in K-12 and higher education, and the non-profit sectors. She has led client programs to successful completion through teamwork, collaboration, and experience in the communications field. 

    Favorite Travel Destination: Anywhere with a beach
    Favorite Music: Depends on my mood
    Favorite Color: Lilac 
    Favorite Subject in School: Social Studies
    Astrological Sign: Libra
    Place of Birth: Stoughton, Massachusetts
    Hero: My Dad
    Favorite Food: Spicy Indian Food
    Pronouns: She/Her/Hers 


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    Dorcaus Ellis

    Dorcaus Ellis joins the Adisa Team, bringing a wealth of experience in research, writing and urban planning. She is highly skilled in relationship development and community relations. Dorcaus holds a Juris Doctorate from Arizona Summit School of Law. She also attended Texas Southern University for a Master’s in Urban Planning and Environmental Policy with a focus on Transportation. She is certified in the public involvement method known as “the Bleiker method” where she helps clients achieve informed consent. She has worked on local and statewide engagement projects including the American Heart Association campaign to create safe indoor air workplaces.

    Dorcaus is the mother of three boys, and she is committed to serving disadvantaged populations and bridging the gap to resources which create societal and financial stability.

    About Dorcaus
    Favorite Color: Green
    Favorite Subject in School: History
    Favorite Music: R&B
    Favorite Travel Destination: St. Lucia
    Astrological Sing: Scorpio
    Place of Birth: Champaign-Urban, Ill.
    Hero: My mother
    Favorite Food: Steak
    Pronouns: she/her


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    Naiya Antar

    While studying mass communications and editorial photojournalism in school, Naiya earned a position as a project assistant for Adisa Communications. Through this organization, she has developed skills in community relations, communication pathways, strategy development, and market research. She is a strong writer, developing high-level content for multiple institutions. She enjoys shaping ideas into real-life stories to reach and inform all-inclusive audiences. Naiya is able to adapt to any climate, bringing energy and vibrancy to every project she supports.

    About Naiya
    Favorite Color: Navy Blue
    Favorite Subject in School: Science and Art
    Favorite Music: R&B
    Favorite Travel Destination: Vieques, Puerto Rico
    Astrological Sign: Aquarius
    Place of Birth: Chandler, AZ
    Hero: My grandmother, Harriet
    Favorite Food: Frozen mangoes
    Pronoun: she/her/her


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    Joi Green

    Joilynn Green is a Project Assistant at Adisa Communications. She specializes in event planning and logistics. In her spare time, she freelances as a theatre director and stage manager. She enjoys developing new plays and finding immersive, unconventional ways to bring stories to life. Joilynn has enjoyed working with the Vortex Repertory Company, New Manifest Theatre Company, Spectrum Theatre, and Austin Shakespeare.


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    Angie Posada

    Angie Posada is a descendant of Venezuelan and Colombian families and has been an honorary Texan since she was 11 years old. Angie grew up outside of Houston (in Katy) and later went on to study Public Relations and Advertising at Texas State University in San Marcos. After falling in love with the hill country and getting her career started in the marketing side of the AEC industry, she moved to Austin and became a CASA volunteer. For the past five years, she has explored the city and found herself a thorough guide of all things; food, fun, and nature. The art and music scene is important to her and fuels a creativity that she brings to her work. Angie finds inspiration when supporting communication and empathy in all team settings and adds her Spanish heritage to an already diverse workplace. With over 6 years of PR experience and different levels of community outreach projects, she is thrilled to contribute locally through Adisa Communications. 

    Favorite Quote: “You can do it like it’s a great weight on you, or you can do it like a dance.” – Ram Dass
    Favorite Travel Destination: Mexico <3
    Favorite Music: I am very experimental with my taste, but I will always have a soft spot for shoegaze and dreampop, though I am in a nightcore phase right now.
    Favorite Color: Earthy tones
    Favorite Subject in School: Language Arts
    Astrological Sign: Scorpio
    Place of Birth: Venezuela
    Hero: Sister; Gaby Posada
    Favorite Food: Chicken Garbanzo Avo Ricebowl
    Pronouns: She/Her/Hers


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    Millie Williams

    Millie Williams’ work as a social justice mobilizer has evolved to the pursuit of systemic change. She earned a Master of Theology from Emory University while also devoting her time to national Get-Out-The-Vote movements. Millie has worked in government and community. These experiences have given her a unique commitment to encouraging and inspiring leaders to operate with an equity lens. Millie has collaborated with civil rights leaders, government officials, community leaders, neighbors, clergy, and entrepreneurs to address the social, economic, environmental, and human rights injustices plaguing communities of color.  

    Favorite Travel Destination: Africa
    Favorite Music: Reggae  
    Favorite Color: Purple
    Favorite Subject in School: History 
    Astrological Sign: Sagittarius 
    Place of Birth: Galveston Island 
    Hero: Leathie Young Williams 
    Favorite Food: Texas Brisket 
    Pronouns: Princess, she, her, hers 


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    Troy Nalls

    Troy Nalls is a renowned celebrity video marketing strategist who has worked with some of the most respected names in the entertainment industry, including Rickey Smiley, Deion Sanders, and Fred Hammond. With over a decade of experience, Troy has become a "secret weapon" in the industry, leveraging social media to connect with millions of people. 

    Troy specializes in creating compelling marketing and promotional content that deeply connects with audiences. He captures the personality and message of each client, creating content that is both heard and felt. His proven and bankable "sellable storytelling" video marketing strategies have helped speakers, thought leaders, entertainers, entrepreneurs, organizations, and athletes connect emotionally through video. 

    Troy's creed is to help his clients' audiences "buy in" to their story so they can "buy from" them. With his passion for creating compelling content and his ability to connect with audiences on a deeper level, Troy Nalls is a visionary marketer who has helped many celebrities, organizations, and brands achieve their goals through innovative video marketing strategies.  

    Favorite quote is: "Say what you mean...just don't say it mean" - Jerome D. Johnson
    Favorite Music: 80’s R&B 90’s Hip Hop
    Favorite Color: Blue
    Favorite Subject in School: History  
    Astrological Sign: Capricorn
    Place of Birth: Guam
    Hero: Bob Kersee
    Favorite Food: Thai
    Pronouns: OG 


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    Brittney Hunter

    Brittney Hunter is native to Montgomery, Al and moved to Dallas, TX in March of 2018. She enjoys spending time with her family, especially her niece and nephew. She dedicates time to participating in church volunteer events, services, and working with youth groups.  Brittney has more than 15 years of experience in administrative support. She has supported small business teams of 10 people to corporate companies approx. 300+. She has enjoyed working in the real estate, technology, manufacturing, and healthcare industries. With that, she brings generous knowledge base administratively: from supporting CEOs to engineers, HR, Sales, and other teams while catering to each team uniquely.  Brittney is excited to join Adisa Communications as Office Manager, utilizing her experience to help excel Adisa to new heights. 

    Favorite Quote: The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing- Bishop Jakes
    Favorite Travel Destination: Africa and Italy (Dreams to reality…coming sooner than later)
    Favorite Music:  Gospel, R&B, and Country
    Favorite Color:  Olive
    Favorite Subject in School: Math
    Astrological Sign: Virgo
    Place of Birth: Montgomery, AL
    Hero: Jesus
    Favorite Food: Pepperoni Pizza
    Pronouns: She/Her/Hers 


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