Stephanie Ritts is a Senior Project Manager and Analyst for ITConundrums (ITC), with 19 years of experience in Project Management and Consulting for various organizations and companies, both large and small.
Prior to joining ITC, Stephanie worked for Personify Corporation (formerly TMA Resources, Inc.) for almost nine years, helping clients across the country implement, upgrade and customize the TIMSS and Personify applications. Being a jack of all trades provided her the ability to take on multiple roles for her clients, ranging from Business Analyst to Practice Manager. Her dedication and support for her clients still remains in the work she does with them today through ITC.
Nine years with Brightkey, as a Project Manager and Director of Business Development, honed her Association Management and Services skills. Her work with the company and knowledge she gained working one-on-one with the Chief Information Officer, helped form her extensive knowledge-base and build the foundation from which her career has grown.
Stephanie attributes her leadership and management skills to growing up with the U.S Army Ranger family. It taught her how to analyze almost any situation, strategize for multiple solutions, and identify the path of least resistance.
Stephanie lives with her husband, Hank, and daughter in Rockford, Illinois. She holds a B.S. in International Business from the R.H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland.
What clients have had to say:
Toni Burkhart: Database Manager, Biotechnology Industry Organization
“Stephanie was our Database Vendor project manager for about 7 years. She was an excellent IT project manager who was an instrumental & key factor to the success of many Database upgrades, modifications and improvements that we made over the years. Stephanie excels at being able to multi-task, re-prioritize client’s needs at the last minute, keep on task to complete projects on time & within budget… and all with a wonderful attitude. We were assigned a new project manager by our Vendor and sorely miss Stephanie. Anyone who works with her will definitely appreciate her work ethic, project management skills, and technical IT knowledge.”
Tim Crawford: IT Manager at Johnny’s Selected Seeds
“As a principal project manager for our Personify implementation, Stephanie was a very action-oriented and results-driven professional. She was never discouraged by the complexity of our difficult data-migration, and addressed all issues head-on. Her pragmatic approach to the overall project was key to the successful delivery, and her combined software knowledge and technical prowess enabled her to step in where talent-gaps were exposed. Ultimately she proved to be a highly organized, tenacious, skilled communicator and trusted partner who I would not hesitate to engage on future endeavors.”
Cyndi Tolbert: IT Project Manager at Retail Data LLC
“Stephanie is a project manager that I would trust with any software implementation. She is organized, knowledgeable, and detail oriented. She has the ability to take a strategic direction and make recommendations that gets the client where they need to go.”
Kevin Kaneshige: Director, IT at American Physiological Society
“Stephanie is exceptional IT professional with a wide range of skills and knowledge that are desirable for many IT positions today. I’ve most appreciated her uncommon ability to know a software product, quickly learn a customer’s business and needs, and provide workable and cost effective solutions. She has worked in a fast paced and demanding environment, and been successful while having to juggle the simultaneous demands of numerous clients and projects.”