Our Team

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Shawn Windle
Founder and Managing Principal

Shawn Windle is the Founder and Managing Principal of ERP Advisors Group based in Denver, Colorado.  ERP Advisors Group (EAG) is one of the country’s top independent boutique enterprise software advisory firms. At EAG, Shawn manages a team of consultants that advise mid to large size organizations on selecting and implementing business applications from Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Human Capital Management (HCM) and other enterprise applications, which equate to $10Ms+ in software deals each year.  He has worked in the enterprise software industry for over 20 years. Shawn started his career at Accenture and Arthur Andersen Business Consulting and moved into the software industry with Oracle as a Technology Product Manager.  Prior to ERP Advisors, he helped establish a successful technology practice with a top 50 accounting firm.  There are only a few people in the world with the practical software experience that Shawn has gained with helping hundreds of clients across many industries with selecting and implementing a wide variety of enterprise solutions.

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Erica Windle
Principal, Operations

Erica brings over 15 years of professional services administration experience to EAG.  She heads up Business Development and Marketing as well as Human Resources and Accounting.  She also implements all special programs, projects and software administration so EAG can continually service more clients and support more consultants.

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Jeff Stevens
Principal Consultant

Jeff has spent over 27 years of professional experience in various roles within industry leadership, business development, ERP based management consulting and advisory services, and project management.  He brings a unique set of experiences ranging from selling solutions & services, project leadership of global implementations, executive roles with consulting organizations, and industry management responsibilities. As a management consultant, Jeff has led clients through business transformation projects, technology evaluations, and implementations.  Jeff’s clients have ranged from $25M food processors to billion plus global manufacturer/distributors. His functional background is in supply chain management, but he has experience in a variety of industries and functional disciplines. His collaborative style enables him to be both strategic and tactical when necessary to achieve project objectives, while ensuring client expectations are met.

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Curtis Wait
Principal Consultant

Curtis Wait has over 25 years of experience as a Business Consultant in business systems and processes.  Curtis worked for 12 years in the Denver office of Arthur Andersen’s Business Consulting practice working on clients’ business improvement and technology.  Since then, he has been assisting clients in a variety of industries with their information technology and project implementation needs.  Recent clients include a multi-national NetSuite implementation at an international mining company and the rollout of a new security system for a major financial services company.  Curtis specializes in advising executive leadership regarding business technology, in addition to his work in project management, training, testing, financial analysis and process improvement.

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Nathan Stroeher
Principal Consultant

Nathan Stroeher has over 18 years of experience as a Business Consultant specializing in technology solutions serving clients of all sizes in various industries.  Nathan started his career with Deloitte Consulting where he worked in the CFO Services practice specializing in process improvement and software implementations.  Nathan also worked with Alvarez and Marsal with real estate and energy clients where he helped them leverage technology to help streamline operations. Nathan leads clients through organizational wide software implementations and organizational redesign initiatives, as well as business process improvements.

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Quentin DeWitt
Consulting Manager

Quentin has been in the Information Technology business for over 20 years. He has led teams as a Director of IT, brought innovative products to market as a Product Manager, and led large teams as a Director of Technical Support. He got his start building PCs, testing hardware, and working in telecommunications. From there he went on to ISPs, Technical Support, Customer Service, Systems Administration, Product Management, and Director level positions in the Software Technology field. Today he provides leadership and guidance to our consulting team through a wide variety of technical knowledge, experience, and skills, along with being a Microsoft Certified Professional, Administrator, Systems Engineer and an experienced consultant in the ERP space.  Quentin manages the ERP Advisors Group Team on needs analysis, software selection, and implementation services.

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John Miles
Consulting Manager

John is a highly seasoned Technical PM with over 25 years of experience in Telecommunications, Insurance, and Distribution. He has implemented and managed sales systems, billing systems, business intelligence and reporting systems, both custom designed as well as purchased.  His Bachelor’s degree from Colorado State University was in Computer Information Systems, and his interested include world travel – having lived and worked several countries and visited many more.  His key focus is to improve his client’s overall business performance, and he has enjoyed much success at doing just that.

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Stephanie Patalano
Senior Consultant

Stephanie brings over 15 years of Business and IT experience to her Senior Consulting role at EAG. Stephanie spent the first 10+ years of her career in Intel Corp’s Finance Rotation Program.  She began her journey from within the business, initially focused on operational finance, SOX, business process improvements and analytics.  She then moved into a Finance IT Lead role supporting the design, testing, training and implementation of enterprise level costing, forecasting and reporting solutions. Most recently Stephanie held a Reporting & Analytics leadership role at Leprino Foods Inc. where she managed the implementation of a manufacturing operational reporting solution as well as defined and executed a Business Intelligence Strategy, successfully landing a $14M Business Intelligence implementation. In Stephanie’s Senior Consulting role at EAG, she specializes in understanding the needs of the business and supporting the business in realizing better software solutions to meet those needs.

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Robert Anderson
Senior Consultant

A proven IT leader with expertise at a high level as well as being hands on.  Robert is experienced as an IT Director, Program Manager, Developer as well as Technical Support and Technical Sales Support.  The sum of his experience enables him to synthesize the complex towards simplifying solutions to achieve customer outcomes and high team morale.  His experience extends to Manufacturing, Finance, Farming, Construction, Natural Resources and Retail industries.

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David A. Meyer
Senior Consultant

With more than 40 years of experience, David has high-level skills at conceiving, creating and implementing solutions to complex business and systems problems for bottom-line results. David acts as agent of change with an “owner” perspective with organization, communications and technical skills with an ability to work with people at all levels of the business. In addition, he has detail level knowledge and hands-on skills with manufacturing production and planning, ASP, SQL, IIS, HTML, Access and Microsoft tools for integration of custom requirements with “off the shelf” tools. With his direct experience across the organization streamlining business processes he helps clients eliminate waste and improve margins and deliver exchange in abundance with his practical, hands-on experience.

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Cara Plahuta
Consultant

Cara has been in the Information Technology business for over 10 years. She has led teams as a Senior Deskside Support Technician, on software implementations and selections. She got her start doing software testing, documentation and development. From there she went on to do Technical Support and Customer Service. She provides a variety of technical knowledge and skill, and is a Microsoft Certified Professional and Network + Certified.

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Carmen Wall
Consultant

Carmen’s professional experience includes helping organizations improve business processes, deploy technology solutions for operational improvement, and driving increased effectiveness of current functions.  She brings a combination of engineering training, ERP advisory consulting services, ERP implementation, and engineering/operations leadership experiences to her current project roles.  Carmen has a strong skill set to assist clients with business needs analysis, requirements definition, process re-engineering, and implementation efforts from design, to testing, and end user training. She has deep experience within manufacturing and distribution industries, as well as, food & beverage, government sector and professional services. Carmen’s clients value her commitment to their project success and desire to bring value to her work efforts.

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Juliette Welch
Promotion and Marketing Manager

Juliette is the Promotion and Marketing Manager for ERP Advisors Group. Juliette works closely with the Managing Principal and Director of Business Development to plan and create promotional and marketing materials for print and media. Juliette organizes ERP Advisors Group’s monthly conference call series and produces collateral materials and promotional campaigns related to each. Juliette focuses on public relations for EAG as well as coordinates and executes marketing events, special events, and company events effectively with her meticulous attention to detail.