About New Visions Group


Established in 1996, New Visions Group is a full service, statewide government relations and lobbying firm based in Columbus, Ohio.  Drawing from more than 40 years of combined experience working with legislative, local government and regulatory matters, New Visions Group has proven itself as a leader in Ohio politics.


Derrick R. Clay

Derrick R. Clay, President

Recognized by Ebony Magazine as one of the nation's 30 young leaders of the future, and by Business First Magazine as one of its 40 under 40 business leaders, Derrick  Clay has established his niche in state and national politics  by leading grassroots organizers and key political figures.

Ed Hogan

Ed Hogan, Senior Advisor

Ed’s unique ability to build long-term collaboration, bridge gaps by using his reputation and relationships to build connections and create new partnerships has established him as a respected and sought-after expert in state and local government relations.
Ami Williams

Ami Williams, Executive Assistant

Ami has a knack for organizing, management, and grassroots mobilization.  She began her career working for Ohio Citizen Action, a non-profit, non-partisan group mobilizing grassroots outreach throughout the State of Ohio.  In 2004, Ami made the transition to AT&T where she managed a small office and retail store.


Our approach is simple…we anticipate and cater to our clients needs, we don’t oversell our services and we do what we say we’re going to do with integrity—three things that clients appreciate and deserve from a government relations firm.

Community Commitment

New Visions Group understands the phrase: “pay forward.”  Our commitment to community is not just lip service; it is a way of life.

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Minority Advantage

New Visions Group is unique and rare. We are a multicultural firm that uses its diversity to benefit our clients.  As a Certified Minority Business, NVG has positioned itself well to create opportunities for our clients to give them the competitive advantage.

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NVG is a Certified Minority Business and our professionals are certified with the State of Ohio Joint Legislative Ethics Committee.

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NVG Wellness

NVG Wellness focuses on a holistic approach to nutrition, physical and mental health.  We believe that prevention is a portal to good health and well being.

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