Press Releases

Dr. Lisa Sparks Recognized on Elevate PAC’s “Women to Watch” List

Growing Momentum Lands Sparks on Elevate PAC’s List of Top Female Republican Candidates to Watch in 2020 Irvine, CA – On Tuesday, Elevate PAC named Dr. Lisa Sparks to its “Women to Watch” list for the 2020 campaign cycle. The announcement comes after Dr. Sparks posted the strongest fundraising numbers amongst all Republican candidates in the 45th district; raising more than double her closest Republican opponent. Elevate PAC, also known as E-PAC, was launched by Congresswoman Elise Stefanik to engage,
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Dr. Lisa Sparks Leads All Republican Candidates in 3rd Quarter Fundraising; Doubles Nearest Republican Opponent

Sparks Raises $257,688 in Q3; Out-Raises Nearest Republican Opponent by $135,000 Irvine, CA- Today, Orange County Board of Education Trustee Dr. Lisa Sparks’s campaign for Congress announced she was the top Republican fundraiser in the Federal Election Commission’s 3rd quarter in California’s 45th district. Sparks, who raised $257,688 in her first full quarter on the campaign trail, led all Republican candidates in fundraising and doubled her nearest Republican opponent. Sparks has clearly positioned herself as the Republican frontrunner to take
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Dr. Lisa Sparks Named “On the Radar” by National Republican Congressional Committee

House Republican Campaign Committee Announces Lisa Sparks Reaches First Step of Young Guns Program Irvine, CA- Today, Orange County Board of Education Trustee Dr. Lisa Sparks was named as an “On the Radar” candidate by the National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC). “On the Radar” is the first step in the NRCC’s Young Guns program which recognizes and assists strong Republican challengers in competitive seats. The founding Dean of the School of Communication at Chapman University, Dr. Sparks entered public service
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CA-45 NEWS: Dr. Lisa Sparks Receives Endorsements from Orange County State Assembly Members Tyler Diep and Phillip Chen

Irvine, CA- Today, Dr. Lisa Sparks announced the endorsements of Orange County State Assembly Members Tyler Diep and Phillip Chen. Sparks, who serves as a Trustee on the Orange County Board of Education, is an internationally known top ranked educator-scholar and the Dean of the School of Communication at Chapman University. “Dr. Lisa Sparks will bring a unique blend of real-world work experience, principled leadership, and a dedication to public service to Congress,” said State Assemblyman Tyler Diep. “Orange County
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