Rick Chamberlain

Practice Manager

Rick is the CRM Practice Manager with SVA Consulting, LLC., a member of the SVA family of companies.

Rick brings over 25 years of business management and Customer Relationship Management (CRM) consulting experience to the SVA Consulting team. As CRM Practice Manager, Rick uses his experience to shape sales, marketing, and customer service effectiveness strategies for the firm's CRM clients.

With an extensive background as a small business owner and entrepreneur, Rick has a unique understanding of the challenges business owners and managers face. With over 150 successful CRM implementations for companies of all types and sizes to his credit, Rick uses that experience to recommend CRM solutions that are practical, relevant and valuable.


  • University of Wisconsin - Madison - Coursework
  • Marquette University - Milwaukee - Coursework


  • Manufacturing
  • Distribution
  • Professional Services
  • Retail
  • Education
  • Construction
  • Marketing Agencies
  • Banking
  • Real Estate 


  • Microsoft Certified Business Management Solutions Specialist - Applications for Microsoft Dynamics CRM


  • CRM Consulting
  • Sales Process Development
  • Sales & Marketing Automation
  • Sales & Marketing Best Practices


Rick is a Milwaukee native who currently resides in New Berlin with his wife Lynne and their two pups. When they're not enjoying spending time with their nieces, nephews and Godchildren, you'll likely find them spending time at their cottage in the Northwoods, taking long rides on their Harley, participating in and attending sporting events, or working on projects around the house.

In the Community

SVA Consulting takes pride in the communities in which our clients, business colleagues and our professionals work and play. We support our communities by giving back in a variety of ways; volunteering both our time and expertise, fulfilling Board of Director roles, supporting fundraising efforts of local philanthropic organizations, and providing leadership in a variety of organizations designed to improve our lives within our communities.

SVA Consulting has worked with the following organizations:

  • wisconsin-school-of-businesss
  • make-a-wish
  • wisconsin-dells
  • nbc-15-share-your-holidays
  • second-harvest
  • agrace
  • wala
  • wheaton-franciscan-healthcare
  • whsara
  • tellurian
  • wisconsin-literacy