Key Personnel

Our personnel are the backbone of our organization.  It is their vast overall business experience combined with their various individual backgrounds that gives the Tech Allies team a competitive edge in the SAP market.  This diversity of the business backgrounds within our team brings a better understanding when faced with the challenge of determining client needs.

Tony KellyMr. Kelly, CEO of Tech Allies Consulting and Mindcrate, has more than 19 years experience in SAP, 16 years in Small Business Development, 12 years in Mergers and Acquisitions, and 5 years in developing Minority Owned (MBE) organizations. Prior to starting Tech Allies Consulting, Mr. Kelly was founder and CEO of A.F. Kelly & Associates, Inc (AFK). A leading IT Professional Services and e-Learning firm based in Greater Cincinnati, OH. AFK was sold to a larger company in 2002. Mr. Kelly also founded and served as CEO to Kelly-Levey & Associates, an SAP enterprise software integration company that was also sold to a larger company in 1998. Prior to his entrepreneurial efforts, Mr. Kelly spent 8 years with Marion Merrell Dow Pharmaceuticals in various Marketing and Financial positions.

Holds an MBA in Marketing and Finance from Xavier University, BSBA in Business Management from Xavier University, and a BA in Management from Eastern Kentucky University.

*Finalist for 1997, 2000, and 2002 Entrepreneur of The Year
*Winner of 40 Under 40 Business Leaders in Cincinnati, Ohio
*Winner of “Best on Cincinnati 1997″ by Cincinnati magazine
*Winner of “The Emerging 30″ companies of Northern KY in 2001
*Coauthor of “SAP: A Managers Guide to Implementation”

Jen Bio picJennifer McCubbin joined Tech Allies in January 2009 and has worked to help build Tech Allies into a prominent force in the SAP arena. With an initial background in the legal field, Jennifer brings over 20 years’ experience to Tech Allies. With specific specialty in financial, management and operations, Jennifer oversees the day to day operations of the front and back office as well as management of Tech Allies’ internal resources.


Lillian joined Tech Allies in 2016 with over 20+ years of experience in Sales and Marketing. She has extensive expertise and experience in Information Technology hardware (networking infrastructure), cloud/managed services solutions and software solutions. Lillian consults with key customers to help them determine IT needs within their organization.

rhonda-bioRhonda McCubbin has  over 15 years experience in the Information Technology field. Her overall experience has been in the following industries: insurance, manufacturing, government, education and technology. In these fields she has provided team leadership, project management, personnel management, resource management, definition of company policies and procedures based on government regulations, education, training, and implementation. She brings experience in SAP, Oracle, ISO9000, a wide variety of software implementations and management.

Rhonda’s main area of focus at TAC is recruit coordination focusing on pipe-lining in areas of SAP, IBM, and Oracle market. Her experience in these markets come from current and prior SAP positions formed and held by Anthony Kelly owner, Tech Allies Consulting.

mark-tusseyMr. Tussey has a dual role within our growing organization as both a Tech Allies Practice Manager and a key MindCrate strategic consultant. He is but one example of the five key SAP applied business experts who can engage you on the c-level for strategic consulting. He is a recognized international SAP PM/MRS expert and has spent the past 23 years helping organizations become more effective by lowering costs, improving quality, and reducing lead times.

After spending 10 years with Toyota, including extensive time in Japan, Mark provided exceptional service to a number of elite organizations, helping them achieve sustainable, world-class performance results and international recognition. Through a unique combination of proven lean transformation techniques, the ability to integrate technology with world-class process design and vast experience in plant maintenance, operations leadership, and materials management, Mark helps create transformative changes, which has resulted in measurable performance improvement across entire organizations. Mr. Tussey holds a BS in Mathematics from Eastern Kentucky University.

Michelle-Bio Ms. Roenbaugh has over 19 years of SAP experience and i considered an expert and platinum level consultant in the area of FICO. Michelle is co-owner of Tech Allies Consulting and the CEO of TAC’s women-owned sister company, Tech Allies Solutions.  Michelle’s main area of focus at TAC is Business Development and Project Delivery.

Prior to Tech Allies, Michelle was the Founder and CEO of Roenbaugh-Meyer, a woman-owned SAP firm based in the Cleveland area formed in June of 1999. Roenbaugh-Meyer offered a wider range of services to its client including management consulting, SAP software configuration, SAP software implementation support and upgrade support. Roenbaugh-Meyer later meged with key personnel at Matia, Inc. to form Tech Allies Solutions and later joined Tech Allies Consulting.

marcella-bio-resizedMarcella Kalbac has over 25 years of experience in the Information Technology field, with the last 15 years focusing on SAP implementations. Her consulting experience has been in the following industries: manufacturing, banking, oil & gas, chemical, automotive, pharmaceuticals, high tech, healthcare, wire & cable distribution, consumer products, and horticulture.

Her SAP roles and responsisbilities spanned the areas of Sales & Distribution configuration, Team Lead, and Project Management of three full-cycle implementations. Additionally, she was involved in the building of an SAP consulting company, which included company definition and direction, personnel management, definition of company policies and procedures, and sales functions.