We believe passionately in the power of a collaborative. We are at the forefront of the agency revolution with a business model that embraces the future of work and attracts top talent. Our philosophy is to honor personal growth and for us, that means working when, where, and how we want to – for enlightened creative teamwork depends on the vitality of every member of the Hope Creative Family.


Let’s be nimble. Depending on project scope, we assemble a dream team of creative experts to execute. As individuals, we do impressive things. But of course, we’re better together! Meet our core team of magicians behind the curtain in order of tenure.

Sara Hope Smith | Bio

Creative Director & Founder
Abel Sila Web Developer / Designer

Abel Sila | Bio

Code Ninja & Web Development Director

Olivia Christian | Bio

Content Director, Diversity Marketing

Emily Joy Johnston | Bio

Marketing, Partnerships, and PR Director

Kati Brown | Bio

Operations Director
Brooke Lawler

Brooke Lawler | Bio

Client Services Director

Aisha Miller | bio

Art Director and Brand Strategy

Kate Crosby | Bio

Producer, Editor, and Videographer

Claire Nicolas | Bio

Social Media Manager and Copywriter
Shawn Nichols

Shawn Nichols | Bio

Project Management & Execution Strategy
Alaina Gonzalez-White

Alaina Gonzalez-White | Bio

Communications and Branding Specialist

Scott Walldren | Bio

SEO and Strategy Consultant

Christie Evans | bio

Photography and Video Consultant

Brittany Engler | Bio

Social Media and Partnerships Consultant
Matthew Lawler

Matthew Lawler | Bio

Art Director and Brand Strategy Consultant

Ben Trickey

Video and Branded Sound Production Consultant

Morgan J Barclay | Bio

Branded Content, Creative Consultant
Craig Tovey

Craig Tovey | Bio

Director, Production Creative Consultant

Chrissy Hampton | Bio

Photographer, Producer Consultant

Don Lupo | Bio

Brand Strategy and Photography Consultant