Consulting Services

BEST Solutions: Business empowerment and strategic turnaround

Debt Elimination

RISE Solutions: Commercial debt settlement & restructuring

Our Team

We are driven by a belief in work that truly matters. Behind every business solution that we offer are livelihoods, jobs and families. Every day, we are bound by the principle of adding value—from the individual client to the economy as a whole.

Some of the Second Wind Team

Meet Our People

Sally C. Barton

Director, Special Assets & Portfolio Solutions

Seth Berti

Senior Consultant
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Nathan Blehar

Senior Strategist
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Jeffrey Chaisson

Senior Case Manager
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Kevin Chan

Senior Consultant

Ethan Conklin

Case Manager

Laurel Conklin

Case Manager

Liam Eagan

Staff Accountant

Zack Fahey

Business Strategist

Kim Gleason

Case Manager

Rachel Hackett-Dickinson

General Manager

Paul Handlen


Kimberly Merritt

Accounting Manager
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Sean McCarthy

Alliances Business Development

Dillon Millaway

Operations Manager
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Katie Musante

Finance Manager

Nikita Perez

Case Manager

Bryan Provost

Case Manager

Rabib Rafiq

Alliance Relationship Manager

Clara Shoemaker

Client Engagement Manager

Victoria Toner

Business Analyst

Chris Alkiewicz

Assessment Consultant

Jordan Battenfield

Assessment Consultant

Scotti Goss

Assessment Consultant

Walker Lee

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Tom Manning

Assessment Consultant

Gerard Celmer

Chief Operating Officer, Rise Alliance Division

John Garcia

Chief Executive Officer, Rise Alliance Division

Michael Petrecca

Chief Revenue Officer, Rise Alliance Division

Come Work With Us

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Second Wind Consultants is America’s fastest growing business consultancy. Over the past ten years, we have been driven by a mission to preserve and generate economic value, with a core specialization in debt elimination that creates efficiencies for both owners and creditors. Second Wind works with private equity groups, alternative lenders, M&A professionals and trusted advisors across the country to facilitate new transactional solutions unavailable anywhere else.

By providing management consulting solutions that are not based in hourly fees, and by offering reorganizations previously only available to the largest of distressed corporations, Second Wind Consultants makes real solutions available to every sized business—not just the few.

Yes, resolve business debt.

Find out more about the rational and ethical path to preserving the value of your business and resolving unsupportable debt.

Here’s what will happen next:

  • Initial Assessment

    We'll contact you for an initial fact-finding conversation to assess your situation.

  • Full Debt Consultation

    We'll schedule a no-obligation, one-hour consultation with a RISE Debt Resolution Strategist within 24 hours.

  • Know Every Option

    You decide the path that is in your best interest.

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