Our associates are compensation and human resource experts, dedicated to delivering  quality service and facilitating customer needs.

Joe Kager, CCP

Joe is a Certified Compensation Professional with over twenty-five years of experience in compensation and human resources.  His areas of expertise include the design of reward and feedback systems, executive compensation program design, and strategic planning.  Prior to launching the POE Group, Joe worked for fifteen years in healthcare, manufacturing, and insurance companies.  He focused on managing cultural and operational change, including mergers and Greenfield start-ups.  Joe graduated from the University of Illinois with a degree in Organizational Psychology and earned a Master’s degree in Management from Auburn University.

Amy Svendsen

Amy Svendsen has over ten years of experience in compensation management, with an emphasis on incentive design, sales compensation plan design, and executive compensation.  Prior to joining the POE Group, Amy worked in the executive compensation department of the McDonald’s Corporation and the executive compensation, Parks & Resorts compensation, and Disney Vacation Club sales planning departments at the Walt Disney Company.  Amy attended The University of Texas at Austin, where she graduated with a degree in Business Administration.

Dan Steele

Dan Steele is a Consultant with the Poe Group, with responsibilities for project management and client relations. He has over eight years of experience in compensation and benefits management, with an emphasis on executive compensation, equity compensation plan design, and retirement plan design.  Prior to the Poe Group, Dan worked in the compensation and benefits department at Columbus McKinnon Corporation and was a Compensation Consultant with First Niagara Bank. Dan attended The University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree, majoring in Risk Management, Real Estate, and Business Management.

Aaron Redfern

Aaron is a freelance editor and content quality reviewer who specializes in marketing and business copyediting. He serves as editor for the POE Group, ensuring all client reports and products, marketing materials, and proposals communicate effectively and accurately.  His areas of expertise include business proposals and presentations, corporate proxies, blog posts and articles, and merchandising copy.  He graduated from Williams College in 2007 with a Bachelor of Arts in English.

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