Welcome To Different

Root believes that every business begins and ends with people and that exceptional leaders invest in their people. At Root the heart and soul of our business is our people.

Aaron Epting

Managing Director

Adam Hastings

Director, Digital Art

Aleassa Schambers

Director of Marketing

Alex Kaser

Accounting Clerk

Alex Wilcox

Senior Filmmaker

Alex Wood

Consultant

Alexa Orr

Field Marketing Associate

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Alison Lazenby

Managing Director, Root Compass® Manager Development

Alma MacDougall

Root Compass® Development Partner

Amy Jerome

Consultant

Andreea Ciocirlan

Associate Research Consultant

Andrew Morgan

Network Systems Manager

Angie Hyatt

Senior Graphic Designer – Sales/Marketing

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Arden Brion

Managing Director, Healthcare

Ashleigh Harter

Support Specialist, Information Systems

Ashley Duquette

Production Coordinator

Aubrey McCarthy

Director, New Business

Bill Bartholomew

Conceptor

Blake Edington

Technology Support Manager

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Brad Haudan

Senior VP of Client Services

Brandon Reeves

Filmmaker

Brent Shroy

Managing Director

Brian Parsells

Director, Sales Enablement

Bridget Stallkamp

Vice President

Brodie Hausch

Senior Learning Designer

Bruce Hulbert

CFO

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Carl Wagner

Managing Director, Client Development

Casey Jordan

Consultant

Chad Dankert

Art Director, Films

Chad-Michael Simon

Senior Concept Artist

Chantell Cargile

HR Generalist

Chinina Cooper

Talent Acquisition and Training Manager

Chris Wegman

Filmmaker

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Chris Williams

Managing Director

Claire Kenkel

Senior Consultant

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Colby Fordham

Director, Strategic Growth

Dan Jewett

Senior Programmer

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Daniel Pfaltzgraf

Consultant

Dave Ayling

Filmmaker

Dave Croci

Director, Compass Sales

Dave Padgett

Senior Digital Artist

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David Kalman

Managing Director

David Theby

Associate Consultant

Dawn Martin

Project Manager

Dawn Matyi

Accounts Receivables

Debra Diehlman

Legal Assistant

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Don Maclean

Managing Director, Client Development

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Ed Francis

Managing Director

Elaine Korenich

Graphic Designer

Ellen Lettman

Production Coordinator

Emily Rand

Internal Production Coordinator

Erik Szymanski

Senior Marketing Manager

Erin Kanary

Marketing Graphic Designer

Erin Lanham

Project Manager

Gabriella Vozza

Field Marketing Associate

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Gary Magenta

Senior Vice President

Greg Lutz

Consultant

Gretchen Sussman

Managing Director, Strategic Growth

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Heather Lee

Managing Director, Client Services

Holly Grimm

Senior Learning Designer

Jack Duncan

System Administrator

Jaclyn Mezinko

Learning Designer

Jake Bogdan

Graphic Designer

Jamie Zipfel

Learning Designer

Jared Page

Senior Consultant

Jared Rosenberg

Senior Developer

Jason Cash

Director, Production Services

Jason Pressel

Senior Consultant

Jason Stafne

Senior Conceptor

Jay Berning

Programmer

Jeniffer Grodi

Talent Acquisition Manager

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Jennie Thomas

Compass Consultant

Jennifer Sader

Learning Designer

Jennifer Temple

A/P Accounting Specialist

Jessica Greer

Marketing Events Specialist

Jill Kiepura

Senior Consultant

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Jim Haudan

Chairman

JJ Pastore

Senior Conceptor

Jo Lynn Williams

IT Director

Jodi Hamstreet

Graphics Designer

John Findling

Senior Learning Designer

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John Schantz

Vice President of Strategic Accounts

Joshua Lightle

Senior Filmmaker

Joshua Nickels

Programmer

Justin Raddatz

Learning Designer

Justin Tiell

Lead Front-End Developer

Justin Turner

Senior Consultant

Kalen Stanton

Managing Director

Karen Stigall

Senior Director, Operations & Talent, Consulting

Kari Terzino

Senior Research Consultant

Karyn Lambert

Production Lead

Kassie Sease

Graphic Designer

Katelyn Smith

Strategic Events Planner

Katie Lankard

Senior Project Manager

Kelly Bouillon

Graphic Designer

Kena Hawkins

Client Engagement Coordinator

Kristen Fritz

Proofreader

Kristi Evarts

Project Manager

Kristina Choi

Consultant

Kristy Kindinger

Senior Consultant

Kurt Cumming

Managing Director

Kyle Duke

Senior Consultant

Kyle Rothfus

Director of Business Development, Compass

Lanier Zimmer

Consultant

Laura Allen

Consultant

Lauren Hauge

Consultant

Lauren Hendricks

Senior Consultant

Lavinia Westfall

Conceptor

Lindsay Camp

Senior Manager, Operations

Lisa Weichman

Consultant

Liz Kabulski

Consultant

Lori Fournier

Senior Consultant

Lorrie Johns

Administrative Assistant

Marci Klumb

Legal Counsel

Margie Heck

Executive Assistant

Matt Metzger

Senior Consultant

Meg McCann

Lead Development Specialist

Megan Schmidt

Proofreader

Meredith Belman

Managing Director

Micah Sawyer

Senior Consultant

Michael Champion

Senior Conceptor

Michelle Prand

IS Director

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Nate Butki

Managing Director

Nic Floyd

Filmmaker/Producer

Nick Lake

Filmmaker

Nicky Holt

Director of Employee Engagement & Building Capability

Nida Flynn

Director, Client Services

Nolan McNulty

Regional Sales Manager

Pat Cheal

Conceptor

Pat Thrailkill

Senior Graphic Designer

Pete Steen

Associate Consultant

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Phil Hamburg

Vice President/Strategic Growth

Quinn Haslinger

Director of Learning Design

Rachael Hardy

Consultant

Rachael Reale-Haines

Consultant

Rachel Heydlauff

Consultant

Randi Wooddall

Client Visits Manager

Rashel Rogers

Senior Compass Consultant

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Rich Berens

CEO and Chief Client Fanatic

Rick Gatins

Senior Consultant

Robert Pacyna

Internal Production Coordinator

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Robin Wooddall-Klein

Senior Vice President

Ryan Baechle

Proofreader

Ryan Burk

Programmer

Ryan Tapscott

Research Manager

Sam Ackerman

Senior Digital Artist

Sam Need

Research Manager

Samantha Gentle

Digital Media Producer

Sarah Buck

Director of New Business Relationships

Sasha Wagner

Associate Research Consultant

Scott Gerbosi

Consultant

Sean Malone

Tier 2 Technical Support Specialist

Shane Beers

Insight Data Manager

Shawn Camp

Senior Digital Artist

Stacy Carr

Managing Director

Steve Randles

Web Developer

Steven Choi

Consultant

Sven Nelson

Design Consultant

Terry Sobczak

Senior Accountant

Todd Huss

Director of Programming

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Tracey Fletcher

Senior Director of Product Development & Operations

Tyler Kaser

Financial Analyst

Vicki Timman

Editor/Quality Assurance

Victor Zhang

Director of Creative Services

Wanda Horn

Business Travel Manager

Zachary Bruskotter

IS Specialist

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