Merle Riepe Promoted to Principal at SilverStone Group

Omaha, NE  |  SilverStone Group is pleased to announce that Merle Riepe has been promoted to Principal

In his role as Principal, Merle will be responsible for expanding SilverStone Group’s human capital consulting capacity in the areas of selection, leadership development and organizational development. In his previous position, Merle guided clients through critical leadership selection decisions and coached employees to help them increase their effectiveness. Merle managed employee engagement initiatives and assisted leaders in prioritizing the human capital needs that would provide the greatest value for the organization.

Virginia Collins, Managing Principal of SilverStone Group’s Human Capital division, praised Merle for his accomplishment, sharing “Merle has developed into a consummate human capital consulting professional. Our team is fortunate to have someone with his technical and leadership skills in this role.  Just when I think he is at his best, he takes another step forward and becomes even better. With Merle, client satisfaction is always at its highest. He always delivers top-quality work within the client’s timeline.  SilverStone Group couldn’t do better than to have ten more Merles on our team.”

Merle has 12 years of experience in consulting, of which seven are with SilverStone Group. Merle received a PhD in Consulting Psychology from Alliant International University. He is a graduate of Leadership Omaha and is President of the Nebraska Wesleyan University Greater Omaha Club. Merle is a member of the Society for Industrial/Organizational Psychology, the Zeta Psi Omicron Elder Board and chairperson of SilverStone Group’s Wellness Activity Group.