Stephanie, a founding partner of GROW: The Family Business Advisors, has been serving clients and consultants for the past six years. Joining Lookout Ridge Consulting (formerly Salisbury Management Services) in September 2006 as the project administrator for the Michigan location she quickly became the Senior Administrator for the consulting group. While supporting leadership and management as well as heading the operations council, she finished her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management Administration in 2012, after completing her Associates in Paralegal Studies in 2007. Both her education and experience makes for an invaluable asset to the back office of her professional services firm. An eye for detail and a readiness to serve clients at the highest level makes her the perfect fit for GROW and their clients. Stephanie continues to develop her client service skills as she currently works on becoming GROW’s DiSC Certified Facilitator by the end of Fall, 2013.
Prior to LRC, Stephanie worked for The Smith Agency, a small family business specializing in local and college entertainment based in Grand Rapids, MI, as the office manager for ten years. She supported a team of sales people and technicians. In addition to the office management she also managed over twenty nationally renowned touring acts.
Stephanie grew up in Michigan and enjoys her country life in Southwest Michigan with her family and friends. Stephanie enjoys all-things-old from antiques to second hand finds. She enjoys crafts, being creative and getting out and enjoying nostalgic towns and shops throughout Michigan.