About The Partnership

Staff

Scott Maynard

Scott Maynard

CEO

Scott Maynard serves as President & Chief Executive Officer of the Partnership. His team assists with the creation and implementation of strategic plans for each division with the overall goal of enhancing the quality of life for everyone in Starkville and Oktibbeha County

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Jennifer Prather

Jennifer Prather

Director of Tourism

Jennifer manages the Starkville Convention and Visitors Bureau and Starkville Main Street Association and focuses on development and implementation of programs and campaigns to further establish and promote Starkville as a premier destination in the State of Mississippi and enhance quality of life for all citizens.

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Hunter Harrington

Hunter Harrington

Director of Membership Development

Hunter manages the Starkville Area Chamber of Commerce branch of the Greater Starkville Development Partnership and is specifically charged with increasing and retaining membership and developing member benefits.

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Paige Watson

Paige Watson

Special Events and Projects Coordinator

Paige oversees and coordinates all special events that support the Partnership, along with Starkville's business community. Partnership events including New South Weekends, Pumpkinpalooza, Holiday Bazaar, the Starkville Christmas Parade, and the Starkville Community Market help draw thousands of visitors to the city each year.

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Brittney Young

Brittney Young

Administrative Assistant

Brittney manages the Welcome Center at the Greater Starkville Development Partnership and fulfills relocation packet requests. She also serves as the receptionist for the organization and assists staff as needed.

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