City Council

District 2 – Keith Brainard


Phone: 512-930-3651
Term Being Served: 1st Term
Term Expires: May 2017

District 2 Map


Research director, National Association of State Retirement Administrators

Mr. Brainard has 25+ years in public sector fiscal and financial analysis, and public retirement system administration and policy issues.


  • Master of Public Affairs, LBJ School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin
  • Bachelor of Arts, Government, The University of Texas at Austin

Achievements and Recognition:

  • Member, Georgetown City Council, District 3, 2007 to 2010
  • Member, Texas Pension Review Board (term ends January 2019)
  • Winner, Award for Excellence in Government Finance, Government Finance Officers Association
  • Co-author, Governmental Plans Answer Book, Second Edition and Third Edition
  • Speaker on public pension issues before the U.S. Congress, state legislative committees, and broadcast and print media

City Boards and Commissions:

  • Current Member of the Georgetown Economic Development Corporation
  • Current Member of the Rivery Park Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone (TIRZ) Board
  • Former Member of the Georgetown Transportation Advisory Board
  • Former Member of the General Government and Finance Advisory Board


A Georgetown resident since 2000, Mr. Brainard is the former president, River Ridge 3 Homeowners Association (2003 to 2006) and a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Georgetown.


Public policy, Texas history and culture, and piano


To serve the residents of District 2 with integrity and distinction.


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