The Riehl Solutions team has been engaging associations and nonprofits to allow for growth and commitment to their mission since 2004. Each member of our team brings their own expertise and vision. Our key staff includes Traci Riehl as President, Maryellen Jansen, CMP as Accounts Manager and Debbie Quintieri as Projects Manager. We have key partners to meet the needs of our clients including public relation firms, graphic and web designers, event production companies and lobbyists.
Traci Riehl builds on her experience as a marketing manager for a Fortune 500 company, an executive director for a non-profit, and as a member of the leadership team in the office of the Speaker of the House in the Michigan legislature. She is a co-founder of Think Space and a graduate of Grand Valley State University. Riehl Solutions clients benefit from her knowledge of board organization and development, advocacy, project execution and strategic thought process. She thinks through challenges for strong outcomes and connects people to achieve strong results.
Maryellen Jansen‘s highly organized and process-driven strategies encourage her clients to stay on target with their goals and grow as organizations. She maintains long-term relationships with her clients. As leadership changes, they know she not only has their back, she makes it easier to take on the leadership role. A graduate of Michigan State University, she values continuing education seeking certifications and serving on the Michigan Meeting Planners International Board of Directors. As a certified meeting planner (CMP) she negotiates contracts to meet her clients budgets and executes conferences efficiently.
Debbie Quintieri is the task master for her clients and the RS team, and herself guided by lists and proven processes that get the job done. Committee and board chairs always know what to expect and count on her to remember what they may have overlooked. Her strong organization skills allow her to masterfully balance several different projects at once. As a very effective communicator, Riehl Solutions clients are kept up to speed with the important issues of their organization. Debbie graduated Michigan State University. She is currently pursuing her CMP designation to strengthen her knowledge of conference management.