Rodney has a distinguished history of legal and governmental relations experience. He began his career two decades ago as a legislative assistant in the Missouri General Assembly and went on to serve as a clerk for the Missouri Supreme Court. Rodney began his legal career as a St. Louis City Counselor, assigned to the Prosecution Division.
In 2018 Rodney co-founded Nexus Group – a full-service government affairs firm headquartered in Jefferson City.
Rodney currently represents numerous private, public and nonprofit sector clients as their registered state lobbyist and legal public policy advisor. He has assisted his clients with the passage or defeat of legislation and the procurement or retention of state government contracts. He helps clients develop national diversity initiatives and strategic governmental relationships with lawmakers and state agency employees. He has an in-depth understanding of municipal government needs and policies as they interact at the state level. Rodney has extensive experience in Missouri and Illinois, while also providing services in various other states.
Rodney regularly provides pro bono governmental relations consultation for various nonprofit organizations in the St. Louis region.
- 2015 50 Missourians You Should Know, Ingraham’s
- 2015 40 Under 40 Most Successful, St. Louis Business Journal
- 2013-present The 100+ List, The Missouri Times
- 2007 Most Influential Minority Business Leaders