Maryam Ahmed Client Success Team & Research

Education: University of Michigan 2017 Political Science and Women's Studies
Personal interest: Watching cheesy movies, family time, and learning new recipes
Favorite quote: "Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion" - Rumi

Vitalii Valerivich Maximov Web Developer

Education: BA in Mathematics and Computer Science at Siena Heights University
Favorite quote: "Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning." - Bill Gates

Alexandra Page Client Success Team Intern

Education: University of Michigan (2016)
Personal interest: running, travelling, and music festivals
Favorite quote: " There was nowhere to go but everywhere, so just keep on rolling under the stars." - Jack Kerouac

Jenessa K. Client Success Team & Research

Education: University of Utah
Personal interest: Being outside, spending time with family, puzzles, eating, and travelling.

Lee Ann Letham Client Success Team & Research

Education: Eastern Michigan University
Personal interest: I am a former chef who loves sharing my passion for fresh, sustainable food. I also garden, rescue animals and read voraciously.
Favorite quote: "Don't Panic"

Betsy L. Client Success Team & Research

With Direct Incorporation for 4 years
Education: Eastern Michigan University

Eric Fine Graphic Designer

Education: Bachelors of Fine Arts from Eastern Michigan University
Personal interest: video games, boards games, comedy, music, and art.
Favorite quote: "Do good work. For good people." - Aaron Draplin
1-877-281-6496 ext 9262    email Eric

Elisabeth Brennen Client Success Team Intern

Education: B.A. International Studies, Political Science - University of Michigan (2017)
Personal interest: Spanish, Swedish, international economics, knitting
Favorite quote: " You get in life what you have the courage to ask for."

Graham Matthews Corporate Service Representative

Education: Eastern Michigan University
Personal interest: golf, netflix, fantasy football
Favorite quote: "You miss 100% of the shots you don't take" - Wayne Gretzky

Samantha K. Client Success Team Manager

Education: Eastern Michigan University
Personal interest: Hiking, watching U of M football/basketball games, and playing lacrosse.
Favorite quote: "Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere." - Albert Einstein

Julian Weisensel Senior Designer

With Direct Incorporation for 4 years
Education: Bachelors of Fine Arts from Eastern Michigan University
Personal interest: Art, Skeet Shooting, and Ping Pong
Favorite quote: "There is nothing glamorous in what I do. I'm a working man. Perhaps I'm luckier than most in that I receive considerable satisfaction from doing useful work which I, and sometimes others, think is good." - Saul Bass
1-877-281-6496 ext 9262    email Julian

Vaidehi Dongre Client Success Team & Research

Education: University of Michigan 2018 International Studies, Economics
Personal interest: Singing, Kathak Indian classical dance, hiking, travelling and adventure sports
Favorite quote: "Today you are you, that is truer than true. There is no one alive that is youer than you." - Dr. Seuss

Edward Stahlin VP & COO

With Direct Incorporation for 11 years
Education: University of Michigan
Personal interest: Small boat sailing and U.S. history
Favorite quote: "Go from the presence of a foolish man, when thou perceivest not in him the lips of knowledge." - Proverbs 14:7
1-877-281-6496 ext 9265    email Ed

Sara Saunders Client Success Team & Research

Education: Eastern Michigan University
Personal interest: Music, Reading, Being outdoors, Spending time with family.

Joseph Obarzanek Client Success Team & Research

Education: University of Michigan 2017 School of Informatics
Personal interest: Turtles, Kanye
Favorite quote: "My greatest pain in life is that I will never be able to see myself perform live"

Maryann Lawrence Corporate Service Representative

With Direct Incorporation for 9 years
Education: University of Detroit
Personal interest: Sustainable business models, alternative education and health/wellness
1-877-281-6496 ext 9269    email Maryann

David Minnix Software Developer

Education: B.A. Physics from Earlham College
Personal interest: Music, Mathematics, Physics, and RockNRoll-- I also make electronic music:
XiNNiW.bandcamp.com
Favorite quote: "I don't know anything, but I do know that everything is interesting if you go into it deeply enough" - Richard P. Feynman

Joe Guenther Designer

Education: Bachelors of Fine Arts from Eastern Michigan University
Personal interest: Art, Hockey, Snowboarding
Favorite quote: "You can have an art experience in front of a Rembrandt... or in front of a piece of graphic design"

Jennifer K. Harvey Client Success Team & Research

Education: Eastern Michigan University, Washtenaw Community College
Personal interest: Music, reading, baking, finding new and inventive ways of limiting my teenagers' screen time
Favorite quote: " Approach love and cooking with reckless abandon. "

Rachael K Lacey Marketing and Social Media

Education: University of Michigan (2016)
Personal interest: Running, hiking, writing, and singing poorly
Favorite quote: "There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you." - Maya Angelou

Sara Womack Corporate Service Representative

Education: Southern Illinois University
Personal interest: Reading, playing with her dogs, eating good food, hiking

Adam Bertero Corporate Service Representative

Education: University of Texas, Dallas
Personal interest: collecting unicorn art, gymnastics, baking, unicycling, and wrestling bears
Favorite quote: "To hell with circumstances, I create opportunities." - Bruce Lee

Sydney N. Client Success Team & Research

Education: Ivy Tech Community College, Washtenaw Community College
Personal interest: Reading, volunteer work, learning a language

Meghan Rowley Client Success Team Intern

Education: BA Political Science and International Studies - University of Michigan (2018)
Personal interest: Reading the news, languages, and cooking.
Favorite quote: " If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door." - Milton Berle

Kristie LeRoy Corporate Service Representative

Education: Western Michigan University
Personal interest: Spending time with family. being outdoors, cooking, yoga
1-877-281-6496 ext 9268    email Kristie

Tehreem Sajjad Client Success Team Intern

Education: University of Michigan
Personal interest: Writing, reading, and watching movies.
Favorite quote: " If you have only one smile in you, give it to the people you love." - Maya Angelou

Chris Porter Corporate Service Representative

Education: Eastern Michigan University
Personal interest: Hockey, golf, working out

Shannon Stahlin Founder

With Direct Incorporation for 11 years
Education: Baldwin Wallace, Tulane University
Personal interest: Family time Up North, Biking to work, Art
Favorite quote: "Sometimes you wake up. Sometimes the fall kills you. And sometimes, when you fall, you fly." - Neil Gaiman
1-877-281-6496 ext 9266    email Shannon