About The Maynard Group

The Maynard Group was founded by Jerry Maynard, II, after he served for eight years as an At-Large Metro Nashville Davidson County Council Representative. The Maynard Group provides consulting for the development and implementation of strategies for business & institutional development, advocacy & carrying out legislative priorities, regulatory compliance, and to further the financial, business and political interests of our clients. In addition, The Maynard Group helps businesses to strengthen their relationships with local, state and federal agencies, as well as elected officials. As a former councilman, public servant and consultant, Jerry has established a reputation as the go-to, “get-it-done” guy in the city of Nashville.

At The Maynard Group, Jerry brings his keen ability to solve problems, push development, create invaluable partnerships, and craft strategies to effectively communicate on behalf of clients. With the experience, the knowledge, the resources, and the capacity to provide the highest level of individualized service for each client, The Maynard Group works to maximize opportunities and outcomes for clients by achieving mutually agreed upon goals and objectives.

Our Team

Jerry L. Maynard, II

CEO / Founder

Misha Maynard


Jeff McKissack

Vice President of Business and Finance

Nadira Freeman


Client Testimonials

“I’ve been working with Jerry for more than 10 years. He is the most politically perceptive individual I have ever known. He thinks strategically and hones the strategy to tactical plans to achieve success. He understands personal politics as well as issue-oriented politics, and his analytical abilities are impressive.”
Bob Tuke
Partner in Trauger & Tuke | Former Chairman - Tennessee Democratic Party
“Jerry has been an invaluable asset to JUMP. He took our program to Metro and helped us strengthen and grow that relationship. He helped us refine our strategy, ensure compliance and increase our reach. I’m very pleased with his service and appreciate his commitment to advocating for us at every turn.”
Sharon Hunt
Metro Councilwoman At-Large
“Having worked closely with Jerry Maynard during his term in the Metro Council on issues like the new Sounds ballpark in North Nashville and increasing minority participation in all aspects of the local government, I learned to appreciate his skills as a negotiator and dedication to keeping our City moving forward.”
Rich Riebeling
Former COO - Metro/Nashville Davidson County Government