Justin Maierhofer

Justin Maierhofer is Vice President of TVA’s Government Relations organization.  He and his team serve as TVA’s liaison with federal, state, and local officials and work closely with the U.S. Congress, the President’s Administration, and governors in the seven states served by TVA.

Maierhofer also advises and works closely with the President and Chief Executive Officer and the TVA Board on critical stakeholder issues. 

Since joining TVA in 2002, Maierhofer has served in key leadership roles including Vice President and Chief of Staff in the office of the Chief Executive Officer.  He also led the TVA Washington office as Director of Government Relations for six years.

Earlier in his career, Maierhofer was a legislative liaison with the U.S. Senate at the Department of Energy from 2001 to 2002.  He also worked for the late U.S. Senator Paul Coverdell of Georgia.

A native of Carrollton, Georgia, he earned a bachelor’s degree in history from Florida State University and a master’s degree in political management from George Washington University. 

He and his wife Kelley have three children and make their home in Knoxville, Tennessee.