“Social Media is a tool, not a solution.”

With over a decade of experience in government, policy, education, and public service, Nikki is a leading expert in leveraging social media to implement effective and impactful communications strategies. Her keynote speaking and consultancy services have taken her around the world, and far beyond the classroom.

Looking for a Keynote?

“Inspirational, motivational, and actionable. What an amazing presentation.”

Need a Consultant?

“Nikki is a fervent and expert advocate of education in our digital age. “

Seeking Inspiration?

Partner with #TeamSunstrum on their travels. They’ve successfully driven to all 48 continental states.

With every post, publication and share, the critical importance of strategic and collaborative communications has never been more apparent.

– @NikkiSunstrum

Rating: 5 out of 5.

First we call

Nikki is an undeniable leader in higher education particularly in the areas of branding and social media. Whenever we have a speaking need arise regarding higher ed marketing, Nikki is one of the first people that we reach out to.”

Sabri Math, Manager at the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE)

Rating: 5 out of 5.

A Beacon of Light

Nikki is a beacon of light in an industry full of confusion and chaos. Nikki leads an amazing team and that leadership pours out into the world where every person who interacts with her in person or through a medium is better for having met her.”

Eric Hultgren, Director of Social Media and Content Marketing at MLive

Rating: 5 out of 5.

National Leader

Nikki’s designed & implemented strategy which has moved U-M to the forefront of its peers in social media engagement & visibility, developing both innovative content & a sound set of guiding principles for how best to understand today’s ubiquitous social environment. 

Lisa Rudgers, partner and co-founder, Peterson Rudgers Group