lobbyist, lobbying, Oklahoma, lobbying firm, government relations, Jerrod Shouse, Jerrod Shouse is the president of Shouse & Associates Consulting, a government relations and business development firm in Oklahoma City.

Prior to founding Shouse & Associates, Jerrod served six years in the office of Oklahoma Governor Frank Keating, acting as both the governor’s personal assistant and also as a policy advisor to the governor on several state issues.

He later was the spokesperson for the University of Oklahoma as the university press secretary for OU President David Boren.

Jerrod is a member of the Rotary Club of Oklahoma City and the Downtown Club of Oklahoma City. He serves on the board of directors for the Rotary Club 29 Foundation, the Urban League of Greater Oklahoma City, and the Oklahoma Arts Institute Foundation. He is a graduate of Leadership Oklahoma City and was named an “Achiever Under 40″ by the Journal Record and “Forty Under 40″ by OKC Business magazine. And in 2011, he served on Governor Mary Fallin’s Task Force on Economic Development and Job Creation.

Jerrod earned a bachelor of arts in public affairs and administration from the University of Oklahoma. He is married to Jamie Mozola Shouse, an attorney, and they have two daughters, Avery and Claire.