Our Team

Shaunacy Webster, M.A.





For over twenty years, Shaunacy has helped organizations establish operations, messaging and development strategies—from Nationwide and The Ohio State University to COSI and Chabad Columbus. After serving as Chief Operating Officer for Chabad Columbus, Shaunacy is now leading her own consulting firm, Webster Consulting Group, to help non-profit organizations and businesses maximize their potential and growth. Sprouting big ideas and converting strategic vision into tangible operations.

Shaunacy holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology with a minor in Business Administration from Ohio Dominican University and a Master of Arts in Communications with a concentration in Public Relations and Advertising from New York Institute of Technology.

Amy Rether


 Operations Manager 


Combining her elite experience as an environmental and natural resources educator with Yellowstone National Park and the Franklin Park Conservatory with managerial, operations, databases and systems experience, Amy is our “go to” for creating workflows and processes in support our non-profit partner growth projects.

Amy holds a Bachelor of Science in Environment and Natural Resources, with a focus on education and communication. She loves taking selfies and calling her Mom from atop mountains across the Nation and then coming home to her cats. She enjoys gardening and crafts.

Kim Anderson, MS, SHRM-SCP, SPHR


Human Resources & Performance Coaching Guru 


Kim Anderson offers 30 years of experience as a human resources practitioner and consultant within corporate and non-profit organizations. She brings extensive experience working within a technology environment, along with leadership and staff development, executive coaching, organizational design and assisting with internal/external communications to enhance workplace effectiveness, support collaborative teams, and build skills to drive success within the organization.

Kim received her Master of Science degree in Counseling from the University of Dayton and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, with concentrations in Economics and Insurance, from Indiana State University. A  member and volunteer leader of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), Kim has worked at both the local and state level in elected and appointed positions.  She holds the Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) designation from the Human Resource Certification Institute and is certified by the Society for Human Resource Management as a SHRM-Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP). 

Emily Krichbaum, PhD


 Strategic Communicator & Resident Wordsmith 



After spending over a decade as a college professor, and some time in agency life, Emily built a successful career as a wordsmith. From ghostwriting for Fortune 250 CEOs and nonprofit Executive Directors to developing corporate messaging and political speechwriting, she has a knack for authentic and compelling communication. Whatever it is, Emily has the words. 

Emily is a former board member of the Ashland County Community Foundation and current board member of 1girl. She started her own nonprofit, Remember the Ladies, an organization dedicated to helping teachers and school districts teach more representative and inclusive histories to young girls and women. She also serves as the faculty-in-residence for the John Glenn College of Public Affairs NEW Leadership program at The Ohio State University and faculty for Rochester Institute of Technology’s Center for Statesmanship, Law, and Liberty. Emily is a regular volunteer at The Women’s Fund of Central Ohio. 

Emily received her M.A. and Ph.D from Case Western Reserve University in American History. Her work has appeared in Time magazine and newspapers across the nation.

Alicia Smith


Compliance, Policies, & Procedures Advisor 


 Alicia joins our team with an extensive background in early childhood education, government policy, and ongoing professional development. She is a passionate advocate of social service, with over 18 years experience. She collaborates and assists clients in the authoring of various business-related policies and procedures.  

Alicia holds a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology with core coursework in Early Childhood Education from Capital University. 

She enjoys gardening in the sunshine, snuggling her pets, cooking, and crafts.  Most of all, she treasures experiencing the world anew each day with her two young daughters. 

Halle Hershberger


Communications & Operations Manager 



Halle brings significant nonprofit operations experience in social media, communications/marketing, and development from her tenures with Pelotonia, the Heritage Foundation, and the Ashbrook Center. With a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and History, she adds a versatile skill set to assist WCG clients with research and writing projects.

Outside of work, Halle is a foodie and loves experimenting in the kitchen with healthy recipes. She enjoys traveling, a lovely novel, and a good cup of coffee on a Sunday morning.