Joanna Budries

pRINCIPAL

jbudries@exactusadvisors.com

Education / Certifications

Bachelor of  Science in Management Studies, University of the West Indies

MBA in Human Resource Information Systems, University at Albany 

Certified Implementation Consultant – Sage Intacct

About

Joanna is a client-focused, functional and technology advisor with 20+ years of experience specializing in enterprise-wide systems implementations and supporting clients of all sizes across a wide-range of industries. Over the past 10 years, she has focused on mid-market clients.  Joanna has advised clients on enterprise resource planning systems selection and worked with them to transform their organization.

Joanna effectively communicates with all audiences; tailoring her communication to the clients’ skillsets to ensure that there is a good understanding of issues and resolutions.

Joanna excels at executing on the client’s leadership team’s strategic vision since she understands and is able to design and deliver the processes and solutions required, while always considering the big picture.  She is a believer in starting with the end in mind and focusing on the strategic goal. Due to her diverse systems and industry experience she is able to think outside of the box and is not stuck on “there is only one way to do this”

Outside of her professional life, Joanna enjoys traveling, playing tennis and weight training. She is passionate about animals and volunteers at a local shelter.

Highlight

Joanna has been absolutely fantastic on this project. I’ve led about a dozen significant system implementations in my career and she’s been the most value added consultant I’ve ever encountered.  She’s great!