Meet Our Team

  • Our Team Mission 

    Our Express Bellingham staff is here to help good companies in Northwest Washington find great employees, and we know the only way to do that is together. Our team collaborates with each other and with you through each step of the hiring and placement process to help you be successful. We don't charge Job Seekers for our services and Employers who partner with us only pay when we make successful placements. No matter what you need in work, a workforce, or HR guidance/training, contact us today for a no-obligation consultation with a team you can count on.

  • Our Bellingham Team

    Stacey S.
    Stacey Snodgrass

    General Manager

    Stacey has served on the Bellingham team for over 25 years. She is also an owner of Express Employment Professionals in Everett. Stacey has served as a Developer Rep for Express headquarters with a focus in British Columbia helping individuals start their own Express Franchise as well as coach, consult, and support each office towards success during the year. Her passion is helping others succeed through servant leadership and helping companies in both Whatcom and Snohomish County with their Human Resource and Staffing needs while making a difference in the lives of so many people by helping them gain employment.

    Stacey recently graduated from Express Leadership Academy after attending for 3 years. She is also certified in the Staffing Industry by the American Staffing Association as a Certified Temporary Staffing Specialist as well as a Certified Staffing Professional. Prior to Express Stacey earned a certificate in Fashion Merchandising at Bellingham Technical College. Outside of work Stacey enjoys golfing, traveling and spending time with her family.

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    Shannon Jacoby Administrative Employment Specialist
    Shannon Jacoby

    Professional Staffing and Administrative Employment Specialist

    Shannon Jacoby graduated from Western Washington University with a BS in Human Resource Management. She is currently working for the Bellingham office and has been employed there since 2002. She is responsible for the Professional Staffing Niche- Accounting/Finance and HR. She started with commercial staffing, moved to professional staffing, and during the recession oversaw professional staffing and administrative staffing. She moved back to professional staffing 3 years ago! Shannon was SHRM Member of the year in 2011 and 2013, has received multiple awards for staffing, and achieved the Century Club in 2018.

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    Melissa Alton Business Developer Whatcom County
    Melissa Alton

    Business Developer

    Melissa joined Express in April 2008. As our Business developer, Melissa enjoys her time out in the community connecting with businesses. "I love our purpose at help people succeed! Our team is dedicated and fun. We take pride in what we do and it shows." Melissa is a proud mother of two. Outside of her professional life, she enjoys traveling, downhill skiing, and boating with her family.

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    Jennifer Branscom
    Jennifer Branscom

    Skilled Trades Employment Specialist

    Jennifer joined the Express Team in 2004. She has always worked in customer service and enjoys helping others! Jennifer started as a Front Desk Coordinator, then to Employment Specialist and now heading up our Skilled Trades division. She says that helping people succeed in their jobs and put food on their tables is the most rewarding part of her position and a key reason why she has been with Express for so long. Outside of her work life, Jennifer enjoys working on her Pinterest projects and spending time with her kids, nieces, and nephews.

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    Melissa Dykman Front Office Coordinator
    Melissa Dykman

    Front Office Coordinator

    Melissa joined the fabulous Bellingham Express team in 2011. She loves being on the front lines with all the action as a front office coordinator. Melissa most enjoys getting to see the anticipation on an applicant's face and then the ultimate satisfaction of gaining employment when they leave as an associate of Express Employment!

    When Melissa is not outside spending time with her family and pets, you can find her cruising around in her MG convertible or watching sports on TV. 


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    Jaclyn Stansbury
    Jaclyn Stansbury

    Industrial Employment Specialist

    Jaclyn joined Express in Bellingham in July of 2018. She attended Western Washington University for Human Services and Social Justice. She loves to spend her spare time reading, hiking, and adventuring all over the Pacific Northwest. As an Employment Specialist for the Industrial Division, she takes pride in finding Express associates the best jobs possible to best fit their needs and lifestyle whether on a permanent or temporary basis. Helping people succeed is her number one priority!

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    Dallas Oates Recruiting Specialist
    Dallas Oates

    Employment Specialist

    Dallas Oates has been with Express since February 2019. She started as a Requiting Specialist and is transitioning to become a Light Industrial Recruiting Specialist. She loves being able to talk to people and get to know them to help them find that dream job they have always wanted. When she is not working she likes to spend her free time outdoors, fishing, hunting, hiking, horseback riding, and snowboarding. Dallas also loves to take road trips back home to Wisconsin to visit family and friends.

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    Keeley Barthlow
    Keeley Patrick

    Industrial Employment Specialist

    Keeley joined the Express Employment Professionals team in Bellingham at the beginning of 2019. She started as a Recruiting Specialist, conducting phone interviews, in-person interviews, making inquiry calls, and doing resume searching. Keeley is now an Employment Specialist placing hundreds of associates in new jobs each month. Besides working for Express, Keeley has actively been volunteering for Special Olympics for over 10 years. She can also be found hanging out with her family, boyfriend, and precious niece, Stella.

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    Christine Viduya Intake Specialist
    Christine Viduya

    Payroll Coordinator

    Christine joined the Bellingham team in February 2020.  As our Payroll Coordinator, Christine is responsible for paying over 500 people each week. In addition to payroll, Christine also works with any injured workers.  She hopes to continue to grow professionally with the help of the wonderful team here in Bellingham. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her 2 fur babies: a 2-year-old Corgi and fluffy 13-year-old cat.

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    Henry the Express Mascot

    Team Mascot

    Henry has been cheering on Express since 2015! He loves being in the Bellingham office and greeting his friends in the office. Outside of the office you can find Henry playing fetch, chasing birds, and going for long walks. 

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