Lawrence Mason III
Senior Account Executive
Lawrence Mason III brings a keen interest in speechwriting and a passion for strategic communication and storytelling that elevates the experiences of under-resourced communities. At Spitfire, Lawrence provides thought partnership and a wide range of support on media relations, research, community outreach, and writing.
Prior to joining Spitfire, Lawrence gained experience working at nonprofits, like College Track, Ride New Orleans, and TransForm. Beyond the nonprofit sector, his experience also includes work years of work with constituent engagement and political correspondence on behalf of elected officials – including service during Obama administration. Additionally, he was the keynote speaker at the 2019 Antelope Valley College Communication Studies Day. Through these experiences, Lawrence has developed a commitment to using communication to uplift the voices of young leaders and people of color – particularly in the South.
Originally from New Orleans, Lawrence earned his B.A. in mass communication (print journalism) with a minor in political science at the University of Louisiana. Outside of work, he finds peace and restoration in family time, attending talks on current events, digital photography, reading, writing, and watching old speeches on YouTube.