Meet The Dream Team

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Michele StClair

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Managing Partner, Association Management

Her own boss since 1995, Michele has worked with nonprofits for the past 14 years. She is the left brain to the rest of us right-brainers in the office – thankfully!! Whew! Her time is dedicated to association management. She handles the financials, communicates with members, organizes the events, supports the board members, and keeps the online registrations straight.

Chaos Coordinator, Relationship Builder, Six-time Hamilton Lottery Winner, Hodophile, Amateur Photographer, Empty Nester. Never met a chocolate that she didn’t like, but she will keep looking.

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Stacy McGuire

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Managing Partner, Marketing Communications

Stacy has 20 years of experience that includes client account management, strategy development, media buying and all things digital.  She handles our traditional marketing clients, works with creatives and developers to bring your websites, social media and collateral to life and keeps a hidden stash of chocolate in her office at all times. 

Spreadsheet Queen, Negotiator, Problem Solver, Candy Enthusiast, Houseplant Killer, Reader, Community Volunteer, Caffeine Addict, Mom to 4 GIRLS (send help). 

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Pam Castro

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Graphic Designer

"If you don't look good, we don't look good" is an old slogan used by Vidal Sassoon in the early days of his prowess and a phrase Pam has repurposed for her designs. Having more than 25 years of experience in print and digital design, her specialties include corporate identity, branding and reading client's minds.

This left handed, red headed stepchild is fluent in English, Spanglish, Movie Quote and Sarcasm. No, really. We mean it. Holder of copious amounts of useless trivia, especially movie. Lover of coffee, candle making, music and cars.

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Danae Savitski

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Administrative Support Coordinator

Danae was most recently the Office Manager and School Director for a local dance academy, serving as the community outreach coordinator, handling customer relations, maintaining the company calendar and various office management duties.  She applies her leadership experience, communication and organizational skills to meet the unique needs of our association and marketing clients.

New dog Mom, dancin' fool, piano player, local coffee shop finder, ice cream OBSESSED, thrifting queen, green thumb and one of the Rockford Studio's Girls of Summer.

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Deb Strout

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Director of Publications

Transforming vision into reality is Deb’s forte and she has a particular skill to scale each design project according to the needs – and budgets – of each client. With more than 30 years of professional design and publishing experience, Deb has designed – and redesigned – six different magazine publications.

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