Stephanie Licata

Director of Operations | Head of Consulting Division

With nearly two decades of combined management and leadership development experience, Stephanie is a multi-faceted strategist and organizational development professional, with subspecialties in marketing and operations. She deeply understands organizations from every angle: from managing mission, vision and messaging to streamlining operations, delivering training, and helping individuals and teams succeed. In these efforts, she has supported organizations in reducing turnover, increasing revenue, and strengthening productivity.

In 2017, she joined forces with Dave Cantin, CEO & Founder of Dave Cantin Group to assist him in building the largest, most rapidly growing automotive M&A firm in the U.S., having closed over $1.5 billion in acquisitions in the first year. Being part of automotive M&A operations gave Stephanie an inside look at the ever-changing needs of dealerships, specifically those undergoing transition. Stephanie developed organizational processes, conducted systems trainings and managed recruiting/onboarding operations for DCG. She continues to support the growth of the DCG national team as they accomplish unprecedented success.

Stephanie has worked in a variety of industries creating business and team growth including marketing, technology, media, SaaS, human resources, education, public relations, non-profit and beyond. Stephanie has a Masters in Organizational Psychology from Columbia University and a Professional Coaching Certificate from New York University and the International Coaching Federation. She has spoken at the national level at conferences around the country, including the global ICF conference for coaches and the International Associate of Workforce Professionals.