The Ferrell.McDaniel Company can help your association or organization grow to its fullest potential. We handle the details while your members use their time in productive professional ways. We have the experience and background to handle the financial and administrative details of a professionally run organization. With 50 combined years of government and non-profit experience, Jane Ferrell and Joyce McDaniel can develop a strategy to expand and grow your organization into an effective and valued asset for your community.

Jane GRIGOR Ferrell

Along with Joyce McDaniel, Jane is a founding partner of The Ferrell.McDaniel Company, an association management and political action committee development firm.

She was instrumental in the formation of CHART (Campaign for a Healthy and Responsible Tennessee and served as Executive Director. Spearheaded by the American Heart Association, the American Cancer Society, and the American Lung Association and 40 other health and advocacy groups, this grassroots coalition seeks to reduce the use of tobacco products among Tennesseans through statewide prevention programs and governmental policy change.

With 15 years of development experience for educational institutions, Jane was responsible for securing major gifts and was member of the management team for the successful completion of a $500 million campaign for Vanderbilt University and for raising $8.4 million for Harpeth Hall School, an independent girls' school in Nashville, Tennessee.

Previously, she was involved in politics as a full-time professional at the state and national levels. She has consulted in fundraising, strategy and organization with campaigns in eight southern states.

Past President, Nashville Women's Political Caucus
Former Commissioner, Davidson County Election Commission
President, WIN
Adjunct Consultant, Center for Non-Profit Management
Nominee, 2009 ATHENA Award

Jane is a graduate of the Ohio State University with degree in microbiology.

Joyce McDaniel

Joyce is a founding partner of The Ferrell.McDaniel Company, an association management and PAC development firm. In 1997 Joyce started two businesses, Perennial Services Management, offering consulting, event planning and management and Perennial Services Network, a company that provides non-medical personal services to the elderly.

Prior to entering into small business, Joyce was Administrative Assistant to state Senator Anna Belle Clement O'Brien for 11 years. During that time she also served as Press Secretary for the Senate Democratic Caucus, working with the Democratic members of the Tennessee General Assembly and the Capitol Hill press corps. Joyce's state government background includes working closely with elected officials in local, county and state governments.

Her campaign experience includes consulting as a political professional for congressional and state legislative races in the areas of grassroots organization and campaign management.

As a fundraiser, she has raised money for political candidates and caucuses at the federal, state and local levels. In addition, Joyce counts numerous nonprofit organizations as clients.

Nashville Women's Political Caucus, Past President
Hospital Hospitality House, Past Member, Board of Directors
Breakfast Club of Nashville
Tennessee Board of Pharmacy
Tennessee Breast Cancer Coalition, Board of Directors
Make A Wish Foundation of Middle Tennessee, Board of Directors
FiftyForward, Board of Directors
Nashville Women's Breakfast Club
Arthritis Foundation Tennessee Chapter Middle Tennessee Board of Directors


P. O. Box 198136 | Nashville, Tennessee 37219-8136 | (615) 425-5310 |