LR3 Consulting is a full service political consulting and public relations firm that guides our clients with expert counsel and innovative communications strategies for today’s world.
Storytelling that creates impact and inspires change – it’s what we do. Every vision starts with a story. We help bring your vision to life. We apply critical insight to make sure your story resonates with your audience and achieves the desired response. We create award winning content – from compelling narratives to electrifying design and viral video – to make sure your message is read, seen, and heard.
With the freedom of imagination and the sharpness of critical thinking and analysis, we deliver real, tangible results for our clients.
At LR3, we ignite engagement, transform reputations, and win elections.
Lionel Rainey III, a U.S. Coast Guard veteran, started LR3 Consulting in 2013 with two simple goals in mind—win elections and super serve his clients. Over the last seven years, he has guided over 25 winning campaigns, including seven statewide wins and the creation of the largest municipal incorporation since reconstruction. An Alabama native, Lionel attended Troy University majoring in Public Relations. He currently resides in Baton Rouge with his wife and two young sons.
Lunden Chenevert Hotard, a native of Lafayette, La., works as the senior project manager for LR3. Lunden received a bachelor’s degree and master’s degree from LSU’s Manship School of Mass Communication. Her graduate school thesis focused on the role of social media in political campaigns. Lunden’s experience on political campaigns stretches from communication to fundraising on presidential, federal, and gubernatorial campaigns. She joined the LR3 team in 2016.
Laura Lancaster brings a wealth of experience to our team. She has been
buying political media for almost 20 years. During her career, Laura has
purchased hundreds of millions of dollars for candidates all across the
country and at every level. Her experience in media placement and
negotiation gives our clients a decided advantage. Laura’s goals are
always to spend the client’s money efficiently and smart. Laura currently
lives in Baton Rouge, La with her husband and two children.
Since 2012, LR3 Consulting has guided its clients to victory over 40 times. These victories include:
Television and digital video work done by the LR3 Consulting team has been recognized nationally by their peers. Recognition includes: