Founded in 2019, Amber Integrated (AI) is Oklahoma’s only fully integrated public affairs firm, offering services in government relations, political consulting, strategic communications, market research and advertising. AI was created when the government relations firm FKG Consulting merged with the Right Strategy Group, a marketing and campaign firm, and the public relations firm Uppercase Strategies. AI offers our clients the opportunity to pursue success with the most complete set of tools available in an environment that is more data-driven, digitally focused, and fast-paced than ever.
Lobbying/Consulting. Track legislation, find bill sponsors, educate lawmakers, arrange high-level meetings in every branch of government, and ensure your voice is heard when it counts the most.
Advocacy Campaigns. Take your message directly to the people with data-driven advocacy campaigns that work to educate the press and public, influence public opinion, and encourage legislative contact on your issues. Our digital advocacy campaigns have reached millions of voters and generated hundreds of thousands of calls, emails, letters, tweets, and texts to lawmakers.
AI's services also include political consulting, strategic communications, media and advertising services and market research.
BRYAN FRIED is a founding partner at AI. Prior to helping launch AI, Bryan was a founding partner at FKG Consulting. Bryan has worked as an Oklahoma-based government relations professional since 1999. He represents Fortune 500 companies, non-profits and everything in-between and has consistently delivered results to his clients.
Before his government relations’ work, Bryan worked for the Atlanta Braves' baseball team. His responsibilities included sales and community relations, corporate client relations and serving as one of the Braves' spokesmen in the Atlanta area. Bryan and his wife Tanna are proud parents of Ella and Harrison. Bryan likes to travel and enjoys outdoor activities like hiking and fly fishing. He also is an Oklahoma City Thunder and University of Oklahoma fan.
RYAN KILPATRICK is a founding partner at AI. Prior to helping launch AI, Ryan was a partner at FKG Consulting. In his role at AI, Ryan Kilpatrick develops and implements public affairs strategies for clients at the state and municipal levels. Past projects include helping to pass a statewide cigarette tax increase, working to facilitate agreement between auto insurers and transportation network companies in Oklahoma, and efforts to modernize Oklahoma’s alcohol laws. He also co-chairs the policy committee for the Oklahoma Turning Point Council, a group that seeks to improve health outcomes through community partnerships.
Ryan previously worked on legislative and statewide campaigns and worked in Washington, DC for Congressman Tom Cole. Ryan graduated from Trinity University in San Antonio. His community involvement includes Leadership Oklahoma City’s LOYAL Class X, the Downtown Club of OKC, Big Brothers Big Sisters and coaching volleyball for the Oklahoma City Police Athletic League. Ryan is a sports fanatic; you can catch him and his wife Mary Ellen at an OKC Thunder or Energy FC game.
TAMMIE KILPATRICK is a founding partner at AI. Tammie is an experienced public affairs specialist who delivers results for a wide range of clients. Her background includes public policy, crisis management, law, and consulting. Whether it is resolving a public policy challenge or maximizing results from a legislative opportunity, Tammie is passionate about delivering results for clients in the most ethical and professional manner.
In addition to her role as a partner with AI, Tammie is a founding partner of FKG Consulting. A practicing attorney who formerly served as legal counsel to the Oklahoma Tax Commission and as the Deputy Insurance Commissioner, Tammie received her Juris Doctorate from the University of Oklahoma College of Law. Being involved in efforts that focus on improving the health of all Oklahomans is among Tammie’s most satisfying accomplishments. When not being strategic, Tammie is a dog-lover who enjoys travel and yoga. She and her husband Don live in Oklahoma City.