Resolute was built on the principle that hard work, consistency, determination and devotion to our clients is the formula for creating a successful public relations agency. Our team members have previously landed stories in the Washington Post and Forbes. Our past experience includes launching ground-breaking products and services across the region. And we’ve brought attention to some of the most noble causes in Tulsa. The Resolute team is not just devoted to superb services, but is committed to high levels of integrity, professionalism, respect, dependability and creativity.

We have the drive to help you pursue a public relations campaign that commands results.

Nicole Morgan, APR

CEO

As reflected by Resolute’s service offerings, Nicole brings a unique, integrated perspective to meeting today’s business and organizational challenges. She leads the firm with more than 14 years of public relations and marketing experience having advised a wide range of industries including social services, healthcare, transportation, retail, technology and finance.

Nicole’s work and community involvement have been recognized with several awards such as the Tulsa Regional Chamber’s Young Entrepreneur of the Year, Tulsa 40 from the Tulsa Business & Legal News, Professional of the Year and Young Professional of the Year from the Public Relations Society of America Tulsa chapter and numerous PRSA Silver Link and IABC Bronze Quill awards. She is also Accredited in Public Relations through the Public Relations Society of America.

An avid proponent of collaboration and community building, Nicole has given her time through several community boards, including Tulsa Ballet, the Forge, and Collegiate Hall. She also actively volunteers at Community Brookside and is a previous president of PRSA Tulsa.

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Times to Holland
47
PR awards won
11
Phones burned through
36
Industries served

Lacey Taylor

Director of Business Development and Senior Account Executive

Lacey believes “success in the community leads to success in business” and approaches every project with this mindset. She primarily manages the firm’s non-profit and community engagement accounts in which she works with Resolute’s diverse team of PR professionals, marketers, and graphic designers to ensure brand standards are met and messaging remains consistent.

With public relations and marketing experience in both corporate and non-profit sectors, Lacey brings a strong sense of adaptability. Her strengths in client relations, community engagement, event coordination and public speaking provide an all-encompassing toolkit for clients looking to enhance their marketing approach within the community.

Lacey is a past recipient of “40 under 40” from Tulsa Business & Legal News and serves on the board of the Tulsa Press Club. She is also a member of Leadership Tulsa Class 55, a Mine Fellow and a former board member of TYPros, Tulsa Global Alliance and the TYPros Foundation.

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Nationally televised parades appeared in
153
Events coordinated
13
Hanson concerts attended
384
Law & Order: SVU episodes watched

Jennifer Harrington

Director of Operations and Senior Account Executive

Jennifer’s unique experiences in the fast-paced world of journalism make her a critical team member for media relations, crisis communications and brand awareness. Her ability to quickly pivot her clients’ public relations strategies ensures that our team’s work aligns with the client’s missions and challenges.
She has a diverse professional background where she has been responsible for everything from major nonprofit campaign fundraising and external media relations to executive producing news and lifestyle programs for daily broadcast.
In addition to volunteering her time with the YWCA, Jennifer has previously lended her expertise to organizations such as Oasis Adult Day Services, Friends of Hospice Foundation and Reading Partners as a Volunteer Reading Tutor.

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Super Bowls attended
900,000
Amount raised for the American Heart Association in two years
20
College football bowl games attended
23
Times she has read the Harry Potter series

Julia Wood

Creative Director

Creative and innovative with an eye for detail, Julia has more than two decades of experience working in graphic design and office management.  Julia’s strong suit is listening to the client and bringing their vision to life.  She excels in organization, working at a fast pace and meeting deadlines.

At 10 years old, Julia caught the design bug when she learned calligraphy and began performing calligraphy work for local schools and churches.  Her design career is wide-ranging and diverse.  She has worked in the oilfield industry, for screen printing companies in Oklahoma and Texas, freelanced for a sign and banner company in Pennsylvania, which she purchased the sublimation and embroidery side of the business, and even worked on a movie filmed locally in Oklahoma.  After working for several years at an independent marketing agency in Tulsa, Julia brings the knowledge of media buying, account management and production of commercials to Resolute PR along with her strength in design.

Julia says she approaches clients as if they are her friends, working to ensure she doesn’t let them down.   Her goal is to assist the client by understanding and organizing their thoughts and ideas and translating that message into successful creative.

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Miles driven on Route 66
6
Graceland visits in Memphis
1,250
T-shirts designed in the past decade
14
Tacos eaten during a taco-eating contest

Lauren Combs

Digital Strategist

Highly skilled in digital media content creation and strategy development, Lauren is passionate about helping clients conduct research to develop marketing strategies for successful campaigns. She knows the importance and value of standing out in a digital space.

From campaign optimization to analytic reports, Lauren brings an expansive knowledge base of all things digital marketing to the team. She’s mastered Google Ads with certifications in Search, Display and Video.

Lauren also serves on the volunteer communications committee for the Mental Health Association.

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Miles traveled to South Africa and back
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Half marathons ran
30
Books read each year
2
Dogs rescued

Kellie Kittinger

Account Manager

Kellie brings boundless enthusiasm and authenticity to her role as Account Manager. A quick learner, she jumps feet first into her clients’ industries so she can guide our team’s strategists and tacticians.
Kellie always finds new ways to bring value to Resolute’s work by studying our results. Whether she is writing social media content, creating digital ads or deploying email campaigns, she draws from her experiences and successes in marketing to achieve the best results for our clients.

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International outreach mission trips
15
Miles ridden on a bike each day
22
National parks visited
40,000
Dollars raised for charity

Cristen Burdell

Account Manager

With over a decade of experience in events, marketing, and hospitality, Cristen is well versed in strategic planning and on-the-spot adaptability. Her commitment to cultivating lasting relationships and creating collaborative environments have been markers for her success.

Staying connected to community is of utmost importance to her. Whether she is volunteering with a local food initiative or rehearsing for her next theatrical endeavor, she loves to meet new friends and bring a little joy wherever she goes.

Cristen is a past recipient of the Arts Alliance Tulsa Volunteer of the Year award, a Brad Henry International Scholar, and was recognized nationally as a Disney VoluntEAR of the year

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Years in theatre
1
Zany nephew
2
Countries lived in
100
Games of scrabble played

Avery Olmstead

Account Coordinator

Connection – it’s what draws us to others and drives new ideas. For Avery, PR became just that. Graduating from OSU with a degree in agricultural communications, she launched herself into the public relations industry. While working at a public relations agency in Oklahoma City, she expanded her experiences in creating social content, social media monitoring, event coverage and design.

In her role at Resolute, Avery supports Resolute clients with her love of digital marketing through social media content, influencer marketing, digital advertising and market research. It’s a field that’s ever-changing, and our clients are lucky to have her attention on the latest trends.

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Houseplants
2
Cats
1
Minor in entomology
4
Cups of coffee per day (and counting)

Bo Taylor

Digital Marketing Strategist

History major. Champion shot put and discus record holder. Pet sitting entrepreneur. Let’s see, we’re not even sure where or how to unwrap the enigma that is Bo Taylor, Digital Marketing Specialist. But here we are.

Truth be told, Bo has always had an interest in all things tech. He just took a wildly unexpected path to making it his career. Which more than explains his unique perspective when it comes to helping our clients with their online marketing efforts. From having a keen eye for design to navigating the ever-changing dynamics of online advertising to building effective email campaigns to SEO/SEM mastery, Bo’s digital savvy definitely delivers results.

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Miles traveled in an RV
273
Dogs walked
46
States visited
2
Track and field records

Kristi Eaton

Media Relations Strategist

From hiking in the hills of Myanmar to cart-wheeling in Samoa, Kristi Eaton enjoys visiting new places while being active. A storyteller at heart, she has written for The Associated Press, The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, The Guardian and NBC News, among others.

Born and raised in Tulsa, Kristi has covered a wide range of topics – from refugees finding new homes in Oklahoma to a school teaching feminist principles in India. She has reported or conducted media work in Africa, Asia, Europe, North America, and the Pacific Rim.

She has been a Tulsa Artist Fellow for the past three years. She spent the first two years researching and writing about women and incarceration in Oklahoma. She is now creating a storytelling website about immigrants who have resettled in Tulsa and greater Oklahoma.

As a strategic communicator, she has earned media placement in The Associated Press, Thomson Reuters Foundation, Forbes, Next City, TechCrunch, Devex and other outlets. She volunteers with Kendall Whittier Main Street in Tulsa and is on the Public Relations Committee at Tulsa Honor Academy.

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Countries visited
1
Adorable nieces to dote on
100
Impromptu dance parties held with friends
4
Professional fellowships received

Kayte Spillman

Content Producer

As the former editor for a city magazine, nobody’s work gets past Kayte without a keen eye for detail. Kayte Spillman is a writer, editor and communications strategist with more than 15 years of experience in journalism, media relations, public relations, internal and external communications, digital content development and social media strategy.

In addition to her time at the magazine where she wrote feature articles and managed the publication, Kayte worked for a multi-billion dollar regional financial institution where she created a media relations plans for eight different media markets, handled external media pitches for regional and national stories and conducted media training with financial executives.

Recognized with numerous awards from journalistic organizations, Kayte is also an adjunct professor at her alma mater, the Gaylord College of Journalism at the University of Oklahoma.

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Weird Al concerts
5
Years teaching elementary art
7
Years leading children's church
300
Feet between her house and her parents' house

Kristi Coker

Executive Assistant

Kristi brings almost three decades of professional experience to her role as Resolute’s Executive Assistant.
Her broad background of experience as a first-grade grade teacher and small business accounting and operations manager give her a unique perspective to managing the needs of Resolute’s team. Her philosophy is to have a servant’s heart, and she strives to serve others in both her personal and professional life.
Kristi currently serves on the board of the Brandon Magalassi Memorial Scholarship Foundation, where she works to promote suicide prevention awareness and mental health advocacy. In addition, she is a tutor with Reading Partners in Tulsa, The Adult Literacy Program, as well as a volunteer with St Francis Children’s Hospital.

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Trips to the Bahamas
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Hours Volunteered
4
Times she has swam with sharks
1
Hot air balloon ride