As the former legislative affairs director for the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ), Frank Mayernick has over a decade of experience in and around the Legislative and Executive branches of government.
Prior to his tenure at the DJJ, Frank served under the Speaker’s Legislative Fellowship Program working in the House Rules Committee. Additionally, he served as an aide for Senator Charlie Clary (R-Destin) and Representative Jerry Melvin (R-Fort Walton Beach).
A member of the Florida Bar, Frank received his law degree from Florida State University College of Law in 2002 and his Bachelor of Science in Political Science from Florida State University. Frank is a native of Niceville, Florida.
With nearly a decade of political strategy experience, Tracy Hogan Mayernick is responsible for developing, coordinating and advocating for the Mayernick Group’s client’s legislative needs.
Tracy boasts an extensive background in appropriations work, as well as public policy issues related to health care, telecommunications, the environment, agriculture, economic development, transportation and criminal justice.
Prior to joining the firm, Tracy ran numerous political grassroots programs in support of legislative candidates statewide.
A 2002 Florida State University graduate, Tracy is a native of Tampa, Florida.
With more than 17 years of experience in Florida's executive and legislative branches, Rob has a deep understanding of the governmental process.
Since 2007, Rob served as director of legislative and Cabinet affairs for Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi. Prior to that, he served as Cabinet affairs director to Attorney General Bill McCollum. Before joining the Attorney General's office, Rob served as Governor Jeb Bush's deputy director of Cabinet affairs and as Senior clemency advisor.
Rob has expertise in navigating complex policy issues including property insurance, bond finance, environmental and State Board of Trustees. He also worked closely with members of the Florida legislature on many of General Bondi's top priorities, such as passage of synthetic drug legislation, human trafficking measures, and providing resources to victims of violent crimes.
Rob grew up in Ft. Myers, Florida, and earned his Bachelor of Science in Political Science from Florida State University.
Katie brings experience from both the City of Tallahassee and The Rubin Group, with expertise in managing social media platforms, tracking relative legislation and executing large-scale events.
Her professional and personal background reflect advocacy on such issues as mental health and developmental disabilities.
A native of Milton, Florida, Katie received her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science at The University of Alabama and her Master of Science in Applied American Politics and Policy at Florida State University.
Katie joined The Mayernick Group in the Fall of 2016.