Consulting Partners


Senator David Cain

Senator Cain is an attorney and principal in a governmental affairs consulting company, DC Strategic Consulting. David served in the Texas State Legislature for over 26 years, in both the House of Representatives and the Senate. David has either led or been involved in every piece of major transportation legislation, on both a statewide or regional basis, for the past 30 years. 


Ron Lynch

Ron is the CEO of Big Baby Agency and the Co-CEO of Bonfire Enterprises and is a unique creative force in the marketing industry. A background in retail operations, filmmaking and product design made him naturally take to making infomercials in the early 2000’s. He worked early on with brands like SpaceBag, American Tourister and Orange Glo to develop direct response short form spots that sold millions. Ron currently consults for a variety of consumer companies, does success coaching for elite marketers and frequently speaks at universities as an expert in the Direct Response field. Additionally, he is an accomplished author and screenwriter.


Jennifer MCEwan, Ph.D.

Jennifer is a founder of Grace & McEwan Consulting, a comprehensive government relations consulting firm, providing services in the lobbying, public policy, procurement, and regulatory arenas. She is experienced in advocacy and policy research for regional and statewide mobility coalitions, chamber organizations, trade associations, institutions of higher learning and public education coalitions, in addition to numerous statewide appointed task forces and the Sunset Advisory Commission. Jennifer is also experienced in developing and implementing strategies for advocacy, working with state legislators, and county judges and other elected officials, regarding transportation and infrastructure policy issues.


Brianda Tamez

Brianda is the senior digital marketing consultant with Q1Media, based in Austin, Texas. Q1Media is a tech-enabled company focused on building and scaling the highest quality video, mobile and display out there. Brianda has worked with businesses of all shapes and sizes from local companies in Austin to statewide government in Texas and national campaigns across every vertical. She has executed successful campaigns in TV, radio, web design, SEO, SEM, social, display, mobile and video.