Nathan Sproul is the Founder and Managing Director of Lincoln Strategy Group, a full-service campaign management company that specializes in corporate and political campaigns. He is also a veteran Republican Strategist and has over 20 years of experience in political theory, campaign strategy, and voter outreach.
Nathan launched Lincoln Strategy Group (LSG) in 2008, and the company currently serves more than 1,000 clients spanning 49 states and three continents. LSG is known for its campaign management, grassroots management, corporate public affairs, and public relations.
Through LSG, Nathan Sproul has worked with several Fortune 500 companies, including Wynn Resorts, LTD, AT&T, Switch SUPERNAP, Harrah’s, Walmart, Caesars Entertainment, British American Tobacco, Education Networks of America and other companies to assist with public affairs, policy, and crisis communication.
Under Nathan’s leadership, LSG has expanded its locations to include Phoenix, Washington, D.C., San Francisco, London and Barcelona. The company also boasts an impressive and elite client roster of individuals and organizations representing 49 states and 12 international countries.
Over the past 13 years Lincoln Strategy Group has worked with a variety of diverse fortune 500 companies such as Wynn Resorts, LTD, AT&T, Switch SUPERNAP, Harrah’s, Walmart, Caesars Entertainment, British American Tobacco, Education Networks of America and others in the public affairs, policy, lobbying, crisis communications and development space.
In the political realm, Nathan Sproul and his colleagues get results with their uncanny ability to resonate with voters and change minds. The firm specializes in campaign management and strategy, strategic research, voter identification, “Get-Out-The-Vote” efforts, ballot access, voter contact, grassroots engagement, and advertising.
Nathan Sproul’s Early Career
Nathan grew up in Tempe, Arizona, near the thriving metropolitan area of Phoenix. He graduated from high school at Tri-City Christian Academy in Tempe. Tempe was the city where Nathan developed his entrepreneurial spirit and civic-minded political activities. Nathan attended Pillsbury Baptist Bible College in Minnesota and excelled as one of the college’s prestigious scholars, graduating Magna Cum Laude in 1994. Nathan began an internship for former Representative Jon Kyl (R-Arizona) in Washington shortly after completing his undergraduate degree. Over the next 10 years, Nathan leveraged all of the opportunities he could find at the national, state, and local level to move forward in his career.
Later, Nathan Sproul returned to Arizona to lead the Christian Coalition where he soon became a ‘powerhouse’ political player, skillfully leading his teams and becoming even more engaged with Arizona’s political landscape. Nathan moved on to serve as head of the Arizona Republican Party. In 2003, he started his own company with a team of campaign consultants called Sproul & Associates. Lincoln Strategy Group emerged in 2008.
Nathan Sproul served as the Executive Director for the Arizona Republican Party from 1999 to 2002. His mission was to build a healthy economy based on free enterprise and fair business practices, and Nathan led the Party’s commitment to being “the party of the people” with several successful initiatives. He also groomed candidates whose campaigns promoted opportunities and prosperity for all residents of Arizona and was recognized for many accomplishments with the state Republican Party. All of this work set the stage for his future career as one of the most sought-after political consultants and strategists.
Today, Nathan offers clients decades of experience in the political field and unique insights as an industry veteran. He is passionate about the digital revolution that is changing the world of political advertising and is an expert in developing targeted campaigns using metrics that were once unavailable to this industry.
Nathan Sproul has been quoted in numerous publications, including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and Washington Post, and has had his writing published by The Hill, CNSnews.com and Reader’s Digest. Many news outlets request interviews, opinions and quotes from Nathan and he is a contributing author with The Huffington Post and a prolific blogger where he shares his expert insights on politics, public affairs, philanthropy, and community engagement.
Nathan resides in Chandler, Arizona, with his wife and three children. He is dedicated to serving as an advocate of education, hard work, and achievement. However, he lives by one of his guiding principles of putting the quality of life first. When Nathan isn’t running the day-to-day operations of LSG, writing about the intersection of technology and politics, or traveling to the firm’s global offices in Barcelona and London, he spends time supporting a wide-ranging list of causes that include autism research and refugee support.