Jarrett is the recipient of a National Silver ADDY Award for graphic design from the American Advertising Federation. He is responsible for sculpting creative solutions and developing integrated strategies for clients. Prior to co-founding Inner Spark, Jarrett lead a small in-house marketing team for university involvement. His background includes over 15 years of professional experience specializing in graphic design, publication design, branding, and social media marketing and management.
Dayton is a graduate of Auburn University with over 20 years of professional experience in graphic design, branding, illustration, and publication design in the Auburn area and beyond. His creative projects have included websites, book series, posters, magazines, greeting cards, and interactive art. He oversees the conception and production of the visual aspects of our clients' projects, from an initial napkin scribble to the published product.
Joel is responsible for web design, SEO, photography, and the business operations of the agency. His decades of experience managing a professional photography studio in the Auburn area uniquely qualify him to ensure optimal efficiency at Inner Spark. His years of experience extend beyond portrait and product photography into radio production and management, direct response marketing, and media services.
With almost 20 years of experience as a Marketing Specialist, Dan is well versed in digital, print, radio, and tv advertising. Prior to joining Inner Spark, Dan worked in several major markets including Atlanta, Nashville, and Austin. This provided him with opportunities to work with a variety of clients - from smaller mom & pop shops to nationally recognized brands including Coca-Cola. Dan’s professional experience and marketing certifications provide him the ability to develop and nurture client relationships and help businesses grow.
Digital Media Specialist
Born and raised in Auburn, AL, Kelsey is no stranger to the Auburn community. In 2014, she graduated from the University of Mobile with honors before moving on to handle marketing and graphic design for Spicer's Music. Prior to joining the Inner Spark team, Kelsey was a communications coordinator for an international fitness brand. Since then, she has developed her background to include experience in web design, email marketing, and social media management. Her experience will prove useful for digital media creations and brand display.
Charlton recently obtained a Master’s in Communication Management from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. However, her love of Auburn stems from her days as an undergraduate student at Auburn University where she graduated with a Bachelor’s in Communication. Prior to joining Inner Spark Creative, Charlton spent most of her time developing her specialization for rhetoric and social discourse through teaching at UAB. It wasn’t until she began working with the Opelika-Auburn News that she discovered her passion for marketing. Her educational and professional background will prove to provide insight into client relations.
Rachael has recently relocated from Melbourne, Australia to Auburn in order to gain international experience in the PR and marketing industry. Graduating from RMIT University with a Masters of Communications and a career in the communications industry spanning over five years, Rachael has built strong stakeholder and media networks in the lifestyle and corporate space. Rachael has most recently led PR, above the line marketing and digital campaigns for global automotive brand BMW. She has professional experience on both the agency and client side and is fundamental for communication with all clients.