Our Team

Beyond credentials, our consultants bring over 30 years of practical organizational consulting experience to your human capital challenges. Unlike many firms, our thought leadership, best practices, and practical solutions reflect an understanding of the realities and dynamics of organizations, large and small.


Michael A. Warech, Ph.D.

Founder and President | Chief Solutions Strategist

With more than 25 years of consulting experience, Michael founded Warech Associates as a different kind of human capital consulting firm. Solidly grounded in science, Michael and his team offer straightforward, business focused talent solutions that produce results. With publications in several peer review journals and books, as well as presentations at major conferences, Michael is a recognized expert and thought leader in assessment, coaching, talent management, and HR analytics. Michael previously served in senior leadership positions at Harvard Business Publishing and Willis Towers Watson, as well as several highly regarded consulting firms. He holds a Ph.D. in Applied Psychology from Stevens Institute of Technology and completed his undergraduate studies at Emory University.


Susanne Reilly, Ph.D.

Managing Director | Talent, Inclusion, & Engagement Practice

Susanne is an accomplished people and culture leader with expertise in developing talent solutions to create high performing, inclusive workplaces. With significant industry experience in senior leadership roles—including Chief Talent, Diversity, & Inclusion Officer at Zoetis, VP of People Development at PTC Therapeutics, and Head of Global Talent Management at Stryker--Susanne brings a global perspective and strategic mindset to developing integrated client solutions. Her research has appeared in several publications, including the Journal of Business and Psychology and The Leadership Quarterly.  She is the co-author of Coaching in Organizations: A Social Psychological Perspective in the Jossey-Bass volume entitled How People Evaluate Others in Organizations.  Susanne holds a Ph.D. in Applied Psychology from Stevens Institute of Technology and is a graduate of the Advanced Leadership Program at Harvard Business School.

Talent Management Consultants

Executive and Leadership Coaches

Metrics and Analytics Team

Communications and Marketing Group

Our team of experienced consultants hold advanced degrees in industrial / organizational psychology, organizational behavior, and related fields. They have served in senior leadership and executive HR roles in Fortune 500 companies as well as notable entrepreneurial, start up, and emerging firms.

Our carefully vetted, highly trained cadre of coaches employ scientifically sound assessment tools and methodologies to enhance performance and development.  They have created real success and behavioral change in multiple coaching scenarios among a diverse, global group of clients. 

Our statisticians have deep expertise in statistical analysis, survey methodology, and experimental research. They partner with our clients to create meaningful metrics and observable results for people initiatives.

Our communications experts are skilled in generating the commitment, enthusiasm, and capability to support talent management efforts.  They combine a keen eye for design with an understanding of organizational dynamics to enhance the success of any program or process.

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