Meet the Team

Butch Wardlaw

President & CEO

Butch Wardlaw is a professional consultant, facilitator, and trainer as well as President and Principal Owner of Vantage. Over the course of his career, Butch has focused his work toward a life-long goal of “helping others lead, communicate, organize, and perform more effectively.” He is an expert in leadership development; communications/interpersonal skills; public outreach; group process facilitation; and strategic planning. Butch’s career in the military and private practice spans more than 43 years. / 703.341.6072


Director of Operations

Susan oversees day-to-day operations on many Vantage contracts ensuring client needs are met and Vantage maintains its commitment to excellent service. Susan uses her experience and training in leadership coaching to deliver and oversee various projects Vantage handles. / 703.998.7086

Hannah Frantz

Training & Project Manager

Hannah specializes in training and is committed to delivering programs and courses that exceed client expectations. She uses her experience with international non-profits and curriculum development to support Vantage in its dedication to meeting specialized client needs. / 202.914.7296

Kate Bohan

Manager of Strategic Partnerships & Projects

Kate specializes in curriculum development, training, and networking. Kate is committed to delivering programs and courses that exceed client expectations. She utilizes her background in international education and extensive network to spread the word about Vantage, ensuring everyone is aware of the breadth of Vantage’s work. / 310.480.9441

Tyrone Hamler

Training & Project Assistant

Tyrone supports training and projects and specializes in research and data analysis. He utilizes his experience in academia and background in social services to support Vantage in meeting client needs and working towards exceeding client expectations. / 513.238.8736

Kevin Stieper


Kevin provides C.P.A. services to Vantage through his firm Kevin Stieper, CPA. He oversees and supports Vantage’s financial operations. / 571.239.7439


Survey & Data Analyst

Claire works on data analysis and survey-related projects for Vantage. Primarily, she provides service to the Government Accountability Office (GAO) through a variety of data and survey support services. / 202.512.7830

About Us

The Vantage team is enhanced by a diverse team of human resource specialists, including counselors, trainers, and organizational development specialists who have work experience in the national and international, private, federal, nonprofit, and academic sectors.

Contact Us

Our mailing address is
2111 Wilson Blvd #700
Arlington, VA 22201

For inquiries contact 703.899.7505