Spark Freedom is a nonprofit strategic planning and communications advising organization. We help you formulate, target, and release communications that will best accomplish your organizational objectives.
To help the liberty movement recapture the hearts of its most important target audience – our neighbors.
Spark Freedom ignites a hunger for and reverence of freedom so that people can pursue their dreams.
We’re big believers in loving what you do, and having fun doing it. We know that these two qualities are key ingredients of success. Whether we’re writing creative copy, coaching you in creating fantastic teams, or helping you launch your best advocacy campaign yet — we are committed to achieving big things for our clients, while staying true to our senses of humor, humility and grace.
Nicole functions as CEO, communications advisor, products and services delivery, and keeper of the Spark Freedom brand.
Her professional career includes political activism in the free market arena, executive coaching, business management process, technology innovation and execution, business startup counseling, public policy design and representation, project management, and event management. Nicole is passionate about raising awareness and appreciation for the ideals of liberty, freedom, and self-reliance. Earlier work in the freedom movement include SPN, the Beacon Center of Tennessee, and Cascade Policy Institute.
In addition to her roles at Spark Freedom, Nicole (aka Nicole Sauce) is a musician, blogger, and organic farmer. She lives with her husband Mark in Lancaster, Tennessee. Together, they run The Center Hill Sun (an independent, local community newspaper) and a small homestead raising bees, chickens, ducks, veggies and other food, some cats, and two dogs. She is a modern-day renaissance woman. She even knows how to make mead!
Lani functions as chief development officer, sales and marketing, in-house designer, and keeper of the brand. Her development experience includes capital campaigns, major donor relations, annual giving, and board reorganization.
Prior to joining the team, she worked in database design for the International Space Station and EOS programs at NASA Goddard. Lani holds a doctorate from the University of Arizona.
Lani travels between California and Tennessee, is an active grandmother, and maintains a writing and editing business.
Barb has over thirty years of management and marketing experience in all phases of marketing and business communications, including marketing/branding/communications training, with such companies as Procter and Gamble, Club Corporation of America, and Comdata Corporation.
She is founder and president of Savage, LLC, a marketing consulting firm. She holds a bachelor’s of science degree from Cornell University and a MBA in Marketing and Finance from Vanderbilt University.