Our Trainers – Your Firm
For over 20 years, Savvy Training & Consulting has been the training partner of choice for the legal industry. Other generic training companies may say they understand the needs of law firms, but the people at Savvy have lived and breathed the cultural, budgetary and structural challenges that are unique to the legal industry. We’ve been law firm insiders. Today, we use our exclusive insights to deliver turnkey and custom-designed content, products and services to law firms. And we do it all for less than the other guys. Our work translates directly into higher earning power for law firms throughout the United States, Canada and Europe.
Our Executive Team
Doug Striker is Chief Executive Officer of Savvy Training & Consulting. As a former Chief Operating Officer of a prominent law firm, Doug specializes in helping firms acquire the software platforms they need, training staff for maximum workflow efficiency, and enhancing continuity and bottom-line results.
Jay Stromberg is the Chief of Business Development at Savvy Training & Consulting. An experienced and versatile client-focused professional, Jay is a veteran of more than two and a half decades in the legal industry (as a vendor and as a firm executive) and has been involved with various industry planning groups and advisory boards. Jay has worked with technology, training, support, marketing, billing and accounting, practice management and eDiscovery, developing a background to understand complexities that impact firms and diverse components that can help impact success.
Terry Aurit is Chief of Instructional Design for Savvy Training & Consulting. Terry was a word processing manager for a large law firm and spent several years as a Judge Pro Tempore. As a result, Terry has an intimate knowledge of the legal industry. In addition to a bachelor’s degree in Business from California State University, Long Beach, Terry earned a master’s degree in Instructional Design for Online Learning from Capella University.
Katy Lumley is the LMS Product Manager for Savvy Training & Consulting. With over 14 years’ experience in the training industry, Katy has led the selection, implementation and administration of learning management systems for several major corporations. She also has experience in online, blended and face-to-face course design and development. Katy earned a bachelor’s degree in liberal arts from Ohio Dominican University and a master’s degree in organizational performance and workplace learning from Boise State University.
Janalee Chmel is Marketing Manager for Savvy Training & Consulting. Janalee earned a bachelor's degree in journalism and political science from Rutgers University, and a master’s degree in creative writing from the University of Denver. She passionately spreads the word about Savvy’s extraordinary customer service.