COMPANY

COMPANY

Meet The Team

Our marketing and consulting services are designed to strategically solve problems of any business with a digital presence. Our team of deeply experienced consultants can help your business grow and know how to have fun doing it. 

Lacie Thompson

Founder + CEO

● Experience: Founder + CEO with 12+ years of digital marketing, primarily partnership marketing, both domestic and international. Board Member for the PMA, Martech Record Expert Panel member, Performance In Top 50 & Top 30 US Changemakers in Partnership Marketing

● Superpower: Smiling amongst chaos.

● Fun Fact: I’ve had a real estate license, an insurance license and a motorcycle license.

Steven Tazic

General Manager

● Experience: 19+ years leading eCommerce businesses and agency media teams focused on getting the right data infrastructure and measurement framework in place enabling strategies that add incremental value for your business.

● Superpower: Innovating technologies in ways the designers never even intended.

● Fun Fact: I've won more Halloween costume contests than I've lost.

Molly O’Beirne

Head Of Operations

● Experience: After working in sales and marketing within the Import & Craft division of MillerCoors, Molly moved to Italy for five years run the marketing and wholesale division of her family business, ItalyPoint. Upon returning to the US, Molly entered the Affiliate Marketing world by becoming a Senior Manager for ebay’s Partner Network.

● Super Power: Fluent Italian speaker who is a certified Beer Merchant and former four time Massachusetts state tennis champion.

● Fun Fact: Trained and ran the Venice Marathon. Mother of three and avid researcher of any and all things that can help us grow and heal with nature.

Grant Wojahn

Director of Human Resources

● Experience: 10 years of experience working in Human Resources and Recruiting. The bulk of my career was spent at QuoteWizard, building the business from a startup to helping to sell the company to Lending Tree. I love startups and getting my hands dirty and I look forward to helping LT Partners grow into the future.

● Superpower: I have a way of cramming useless knowledge and facts in my brain. It allows me to be a good Trivial Pursuit player.

● Fun Fact: I am an avid snowboarder in the winter and skateboarder in the summer. I am also a sneaker collector.

John Ethier

Business Strategy Manager

● Experience: After spending 5 years in the craft beer industry, I pivoted to affiliate and digital marketing seven years ago when I joined BrandVerity. Starting on the customer success team, I transitioned to a sales role and haven't looked back since! I really enjoy working with brands of all types, where I get to learn about their business and help solve complex problems.

● Superpower: I love cooking, and can usually throw together a tasty meal for me and the family out of whatever happens to be in the fridge that day.

● Fun Fact: Nothing makes me happier than riding one of my bikes, whether on trail or road. You can often find me sporting one of my daughter's colorful band-aids from my most recent mishap.

Julia Stanley

Director

● Experience: 18 years+ of Managing Affiliate Marketing, Digital Marketing, Paid Social, Email Marketing & Influencer Marketing.

● Superpower: Wine consumption with a shopping addiction.

● Fun Fact: I have a daughter that was born in each decade within the past 30 years. (Yes, I just dated myself and yes I have three)

Rachel Jones

Director

● Experience: 9 years of digital marketing experience, with the past 8 years focused on affiliate marketing, previously running affiliate programs for large retail brands, with a focus on luxury.

● Super Power: Extensive knowledge of pop culture.

● Fun Fact: My family owns an ice cream shop.

Rebecca Lockard

Director

● Experience: I made a career pivot from insurance to digital marketing 9 years ago, when I began working at an affiliate network. Since then, I have worked at e-commerce retailers of all sizes, growing their paid search and affiliate marketing programs. Most recently, I oversaw an in-house affiliate team at a multi-brand luxury retailer.

● Super Power: 90's pop music connoisseur and reality tv analyst.

● Fun Fact: I am a dual citizen! I spent my childhood outside of Brussels, Belgium and hold both Belgian and American passports.

Katelyn Gummere

Onboarding + Operations Manager

● Experience: Bachelor's degree in Administrative Management and Information Technology with a specialization in Cyber Security. 2+ years in Affiliate Marketing & 3+ years experience as an IT specialist for an educational foundation.

● Super Power: Super Fast Obsessive Laundry Folding Superstar.

● Fun Fact: Growing up I traveled every summer to the town of Bandon, Ireland, spending quality time with my grandparents and family.

Kim Schroeder

Executive Assistant

● Experience: I worked in a variety of functions at The Boeing Company, with experience in scheduling, program management and planning, and leadership. I spent the last half of my career in Environment Health and Safety. I moved to corporate to lead the company Occupational Health and Safety team and implemented a standard EHS program across the company.

● Super Power: Taking on physical challenges and accomplishing them. Tennis, snowboarding, scuba diving, hiking, and triathlons are all past or current passions.

● Fun Fact: I get bored easily. So I'm usually thinking about what to start next.

Teo Costea

Lead Consultant

● Experience: Bachelors Degree in Marketing, with a Certificate of International Studies in Business and experience working abroad. Affiliate marketer and PR enthusiast.

● Super Power: I’ve never lost a houseplant (15 strong right now)!

● Fun Fact: I speak three languages and hold Romanian citizenship.

Stephanie Ready

Lead Consultant

● Experience: 5+ years in Affiliate Marketing, dedicated to developing and growing publisher relationships

● Super Power: Maneuvering 26 ft RVs through our national parks!

● Fun Fact: I have a passion for the adoption of senior animals. A life goal of mine is to run a senior rescue farm with my 13(ish) year old toothless Yorkie, Tink!

Taylor Radke

Lead Consultant

● Experience:Bachelor's degree in Communications. 7 years of Digital Marketing experience with a focus on Affiliate and Paid Social. Most recently managing multiple clients across various digital channels within the retail space.

● Super Power: A strong sense of smell... can be rewarding at times but also a nuisance when the orders aren't pleasant.

● Fun Fact: Only 3 people have/had red hair in my family. My Grandma, myself (up until high school), and my 2-year-old daughter.

Kaylee Ulman

Lead Consultant

● Experience: Bachelor's degree in Marketing. 4.5 years of experience in Digital Marketing with a focus on Email Marketing and most recently managing multiple brands across various digital channels.

● Super Power: Professional lake-goer and avid Netflix binger

● Fun Fact: Met my Husband at a golf course where I was driving around the beverage cart for my summer job during College!

Courtney Coonrod

Lead Consultant

● Experience: Began my career in Public Relations at a full-service marketing agency where I also became immersed in Influencer and Social Media Marketing. After wearing many hats in an integrated role, I took the leap into Affiliate Marketing to continue evolving my marketing repertoire.

● Superpower: Work-from-anywhere nomad

● Fun Fact: Went to DJ school

Rachel Morgan

Lead Consultant

● Experience: Bachelor’s Degrees in Marketing and Journalism. 4+ years experience working in the Seattle media space freelance writing and at publications. Previously, I worked in social media management with a focus on building brand and community relations.

● Superpower: I can read upside down at the same speed as right side up

● Fun Fact: In high school, I worked at a restaurant famous for the Kitchen Sink, a two gallon ice cream sundae made up of eight scoops of ice cream, eight toppings, and all the whipped cream and cherries you can imagine. Man vs. Food filmed an episode there and he ate the entire thing!

AJ Quinata

Lead Consultant

● Experience: Bachelor's Degree in Marketing and Human Resources. With 5 years of customer service, I have become passionate about developing relationships with new individuals as well as strengthening those that already exist.

● Superpower: Party planning! I love to plan parties especially surprise parties. Witnessing their reactions is everything.

● Fun Fact: The first car I consistently drove around was a Hummer H2 because my actual first car was a stick shift. It took me quite some time to learn.

Alix Little

Lead Consultant

● Experience: 7+ years in Affiliate Marketing. I got my start working in Customer Service for a startup company in Chicago. My first role in Affiliate Marketing came shortly after that and it was love at first click!

● Superpower: Thrift shopping! The majority of my home and wardrobe are filled with secondhand finds. I love digging through the racks and the feeling of a great find at the thrift store.

● Fun Fact: I grew up in a VERY haunted house. My sister and I now love all things paranormal. We keep a running list of haunted places to visit together.

Jackson Ruggiero

Lead Consultant

● Experience: Originally from Upstate New York, I moved to Denver in 2017 and have been in the affiliate marketing space ever since. I have managed client affiliate programs ranging from start-ups to household names. With a love of traditional advertising and passion for good copywriting, I don’t only want my brands to excel on a spreadsheet; I want to ensure they’re showcasing their products and services in creative and effective ways.

● Superpower: I am a human Shazam

● Fun Fact: I've been playing the drums since I was 5 years old

Eli Dickson

Lead Consultant

● Experience: Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Economics. MBA and MS in International Management with concentrations in Marketing and Organizational Leadership.8+ years of experience in customer service, sales, project management, and fintech.

● Superpower: I am a classically trained chef. I have also moved 16 times in my life, and I consider myself somewhat of a master packer/organizer at this point.

● Fun Fact: I am a so-called Texwegian (born in Norway but have spent the last 10 years in Texas). I speak 4+ languages and I am always thinking about my next DIY project.

Tiffany Tse

Lead Consultant

● Experience: 9+ years in Affiliate Marketing, with experience both on the network and publisher side. I started my career helping new advertisers launch their Affiliate programs and moved into client management, focusing on establishing and growing relationships.

● Superpower: Naming all the countries of the world.

● Fun Fact: I formed a breakdance crew in high school. There may not have been any actual breakdancing done, but we had a name and a website.

Alexis Maycock

Lead Consultant

● Experience: Over 5 years experience in Affiliate Marketing, Client Relations, Account Management , and Non-Profit Strategic Planning spaces. I am excited to bring my expertise and knowledge to LT Partners to help them continue to provide their top notch consultant services!

● Superpower: I am a storyteller. My stories have been published in local/national parenting websites and publications.

● Fun Fact: I am a classically trained singer. I auditioned for American Idol in 2011, was previously part of an international singing group and recorded a single in my beautiful home country of Jamaica.

Kelli Andersen

Senior Associate

● Experience: 16 years experience in the healthcare field, specializing in client management and relations, data evaluation and research, and case presentation. Looking forward to transferring those skills into the Affiliate Marketing realm with LT Partners.

● Superpower: I make insanely good homemade ice cream…a wedding gift that went unused for 11 years turned into requests from friends/family to start my own business.

● Fun Fact: I was a classically trained ballerina while simultaneously playing competitive soccer and softball.

Elaina Lara

Senior Associate

● Experience: Bachelor’s degree in History. Previously worked in customer service. Have strong communication skills due to time in academic space.

● Superpower: I’m a walking encyclopedia for animal and history fun facts.

● Fun Fact: I share my apartment with two litter-trained rabbits, a 5ft tall fig tree, and a small jungle of other plants.

Henry Pallares

Senior Associate

● Experience: Bachelor's Degree in Marketing - Communications. 6+ years of experience in enterprise-size client relationship management and workflow optimization. Enjoys leveraging data and proven protocols (in balance with creativity) to seize opportunities to strengthen and streamline processes.

● Superpower: Being a nerd. Having a puzzle-solving type approach to most issues. Fostering creativity and alternative ways of thinking and problem-solving.

● Fun Fact: I was born in Colombia, South America, and moved to the States in 5th grade. I learned English that same year by playing video games and watching the sit-com Friends on repeat. My sense of humor falls somewhere between Chandler and Ross.

Shadia Simms

Senior Associate

● Experience: Studied Psychology, which has laid the foundation for enthusiasm in research and understanding data. Has previous experience in social media and marketing, managing students, customer service, lead generation, and the property leasing industry. Looking forward to transferring these skills and continuing a digital marketing career at LTP.

● Superpower: Super crafty & creative in projects & DIYs! I especially enjoy interior design projects!

● Fun Fact: Visited a variety of museums and I plan to visit as much as I can.

Jessica Roppolo

Associate Consultant

● Experience: Bachelor's degree in Event Management. 4 years of working in corporate partnerships in the sporting event industry and 2 years managing events for an advertising agency.

● Superpower: Knowing anything there is to know about Taylor Swift and her upcoming releases!

● Fun Fact: I love National Parks and being outside so much, I decided to buy an RV and live all around the country while working remotely!

Bradley Sherrod

Associate Consultant

● Experience: Bachelor's Degree in Marketing, with 5+ years spread accross Brand Marketing, Account Management, Analytics, Social & Creative. and Email Marketing.

● Superpower: Memorization! Being able to memorize and recite movie quotes, call out star roles in movies/tv, song lyrics, great sports moments, pro athletes alma mater, and random converational pieces.

● Fun Fact: My mom named me after a character from the CBS Soap Opera The Young and the Restless. Brad Carlton, who was played by Don Diamont after he was named the first soap opera actor to be included in People‘s “50 Most Beautiful” issue.

Kristine Mattila

Associate Consultant

● Experience: Graduated with a B.S. Degree in Interactive Web Management and is now 100% a marketing and excel enthusiast.

● Superpower: Extreme list-maker and note-taker. Also HAS to be working on a home project.

● Fun Fact: Has Wisconsin real estate license, title insurance license, is a notary, and very passionate about small businesses in her hometown.

Jenna Pecha

Associate Consultant

● Experience: Over 15 years experience in healthcare. Emphasizing in the management and care of the client, collecting and reporting of data with strong communication skills.

● Superpower: Strong sewing skills and can crochet you a nice winter scarf or blanket.

● Fun Fact: Studied classical ballet from ages 2-18 years old, now I have the pleasure of teaching my daughter dance at the same ballet school.

Kristin Vavra

Associate Consultant

● Experience: Over 5 years of experience within marketing including sales, communications and affiliates. Specializing in client communications, relationships, and negotiations.

● Superpower: Gremlin hands, small but powerful! Unusual high tolerance for picking up hot objects.

● Fun Fact: Exceptional vegan cook and baker of old-fashioned pies.

Jasmine Frazier

Associate Consultant

● Experience: Bachelor's Degree in Communications. 10+ years of media, event and brand marketing experience. Proven ability to combine vision, creativity and strategy to help companies grow. Passionate about learning all things marketing. Looking forward to becoming an Affiliate Guru.

● Superpower: Knowing almost everything there is to know about 90’s Hip-Hop and R&B culture.

● Fun Fact: SAG actress, singer/songwriter. I’m obsessed with vocal tones and arrangements. I also LOVE a good Broadway show!

Devyn Hensel

Associate Consultant

● Experience: I have accumulated over 10 years of award winning customer service and sales experience.Through my many years in this space, I have gained a skill set in communication, managing timelines, and creating trustworthy bonds with my clients. I also hold a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science and Policy completed at the University of South Florida.

● Superpower: Baking! I am an avid baker and love to be in the kitchen creating new recipes. I am happy to say I have taken home a few Blue ribbons in state competitions.

● Fun Fact: My parents picked my name out from a Billy Idol music video, “Rock the Cradle of Love”.

Rachel Miller

Associate Consultant

● Experience: Bachelor's Degree in Event Management. 8 years of experience in the motorsports industry with a focus on sponsor services, hospitality & customer relations.

● Superpower: Positivity. Ability to find the silver lining.

● Fun Fact: My husband & I lived in an RV van with our pup, Ellen, for over a year while traveling the country.

Zach Raber

Associate Consultant

● Experience: Recent graduate with a Bachelor's in Entrepreneurship & Innovation. Aspiring to be an expert in customer service and experience, and is excited to bring his passion and skills to LTP.

● Superpower: I'm a human encyclopedia of open source software and tools.

● Fun Fact: In college I won multiple small eSports tournaments in different games.

Annalise Walser

Associate Consultant

● Experience: I have a Bachelors in Hospitality Business Management from WSU (Go Cougs!). I come with over 6 years of management experience combined from both the retail & hospitality industry. I have managed and strengthened exisiting teams, as well as built teams from scratch and developed people into key team members and sales experts.

● Superpower: I have the ability to take a traditional sales encounter and make it into an engaged sales experience.

● Fun Fact: I have traveled to 7 different countries and 10 different states. I completed a 6 week culinary study abroad in Florence during my time as an undergrad.

Elizabeth Turnbull

Associate Consultant

● Experience: After earning a bachelor’s degree from the University of Washington, in 2019, I went on to report locally and internationally, creating short films, articles and social media content covering the Seattle BLM protests of 2020, stories on nuclear power in Northern Europe and highlighting existing resources for refugees living in Amman, Jordan. I am excited to bring my research and writing skills to the marketing sphere and to be a part of this incredible team.

● Superpower: I survived being the middle child of seven kids.

● Fun Fact: I love to make my own clothes, skateboard and paint.

Himanshu Gupta

Operations Analyst

● Experience: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Applications and Diploma in Information Technology with a Certification as an Ethical Hacker. 2+ Years experience as a Data Analyst.

● Superpower: 5th Rank at Smart India Hackathon'17 and a competitive game player.Learning new coding languages and multi-tasking personality.

● Fun Fact: I won multiple small eSports tournaments in different games in different colleges. I can drive a bicycle for hours non-shop to reach the planned destination.

Prerna Samtani

Operations Analyst

● Experience: I am a Doctoral Scholar, MBA Gold Medalist in Marketing and have cleared the second group of CA Final.I have around 3 years of research experience and have also completed 3 years of CA articleship. I have worked with various analytical and research softwares and have also acquired many certifications in the same.

● Superpower: Ability to link varied perspectives in a meaningful manner, to get the best outcome.

● Fun Fact: I have immense interest in exploring new places and understanding the history behind them. I have also published various research papers on management & marketing topics like business re-engineering, nudge theory, social media usage, etc.