People profile - Stephanie Van Eyk

Stephanie Van Eyk

Stephanie Van Eyk

Managing Director

  • Favorite quote
    “We don’t see things as they are but as we are:” – Anais Nin and “Price is what you pay, value is what you get” – Warren Buffet
  • What attracted you to Slalom?
    The people – hands down
  • Experience
    Expedia – Sr. Director of Back office solutions; PwC – PeopleSoft consultant; SAFECO – Payroll Manager, Accountant, Claims Adjuster
  • What makes a great consultant?
    A consultant that delivers beyond expectations – one that digs beyond the obvious issues to truly surprise and delight clients.
  • What’s your favorite part of your job?
    Meeting new clients, listening to how Slalom could help with their toughest problems then delivery beyond their expectations.
  • How did you end up with a career in consulting?
    Strong desire to engage with variety of companies
  • What’s the best piece of professional advice you’ve ever gotten?
    Listen more, talk less
  • What was your first job?
    Cake decorator
  • People would be surprised to hear that I worked as...
    Port of Tacoma maintenance person which included trip-testing large sprinkler systems, operating heavy machinery and roofing
  • I have lived/worked in the following cities:
    Seattle, Bellingham, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Boston
  • Education
    Western Washington University – BA in Accounting
  • Charities
    Tour de Cure, Northwest Harvest, Adopt-a-family
  • Hobbies
    Cycling, triathlon, swimming, reading