Paul Cleckner

Paul Cleckner

Managing Director

Paul Cleckner is Managing Director with The Human Capital Group, part of Gallagher’s Human Resources & Compensation Consulting executive search practice. 

Throughout his career, Mr. Cleckner has guided organizations through transformational change so they can lead within their industries for multiple generations. He has served in senior operating roles at Standard & Poor’s, Deloitte, LifePoint Health and Saint Thomas Health.

Bringing senior-level operating experience across multiple industries, Mr. Cleckner is uniquely prepared to serve our clients. As a Managing Director, he works with senior leadership teams across the country in helping them design, build and develop high-performing leadership teams and organizations. Through his consulting work, Mr. Cleckner helps to accelerate growth, achieve sustained success, and better serve clients’ employees and communities.

Mr. Cleckner is a graduate of Trevecca University and The University of Tennessee College of Law. He and his wife Jenny live in downtown Nashville and are blessed with three grown children and six grandchildren.