Our Staff

  • Our Staff

    Erin Pardue
    Erin Pardue

    Marketing and Recruitment Manager

    Erin is a proud graduate of Indiana University with a Bachelor's degree in Communications & Marketing. She started her career in the Marketing department at a local casino where she gained experience in advertising, direct mail, promotions and database management. Erin started with our office in 2012 and manages all Marketing & Recruiting efforts for the Indianapolis South and Columbus offices. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, camping, IU basketball and being outdoors. Erin resides in her hometown of Indianapolis with her husband Josh, her daughter Maggie and her dog, (Calbert) Cheaney.

    "I love everything about working for a small business in the Greenwood community. There are so many individuals who need our services and we try to help everyone we can. Connecting strong companies with the employees they need to be successful is very rewarding!" said Pardue.

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    Kristen Krockenberger
    Kristen Krockenberger

    Marketing Coordinator

    Kristen was born in Terre Haute and moved to Indianapolis to attend IUPUI. In August of 2017, she graduated from the Kelley School of Business where she double majored in Marketing and Finance. Prior to being a full time team member at Express, Kristen held the Marketing Intern title. On the weekends, Kristen enjoys spending time with her 3 fur babies, her friends, and her family!

    "I am excited to learn and grow within Express, while also helping our associates grow within their own careers!"

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    Amy Mullins
    Amy Mullins

    Recruiting Coordinator

    Amy has been with the Express team for 4.5 years now! However, she has recently switched roles from our Front Office Manager to one of our Recruiting Coordinators! She was born and raised in the Greenwood area. Amy received her Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design in Pensacola, Florida and then moved back to the Greenwood area where she currently resides with her husband and three boys. Prior to joining the Express team several years ago, Amy worked as a Manager for 15 years for a well-known company that specializes in body care and home fragrance. Amy has many years of experience in customer service roles. 

    "I am excited that I have the opportunity to continue to help people! I believe this position will further challenge me and allow me to help place the right people into the right positions!"

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    Brittney Compton
    Brittney Compton

    Recruiting Coordinator

    Brittney was born in Mooresville, grew up in Franklin, and is now living in the Greenwood area with her three children, fiancé, and two cats. She is currently enrolled in WGU and is working towards a degree in Human Resource Management. Prior to joining the Express team, she worked as an Order Entry associate for 4 years for a local company. Outside of work, Brittney enjoys spending time with her family and traveling.


    "Searching for a job can be a very stressful task and I am excited that I get to help alleviate some of that stress and help people find a job that they will love!"

     

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    Emily Merritt
    Emily Merritt

    Front Office Coordinator

    Emily was born and raised in Columbus, IN. She is currently pursuing her Associate's Degree in Business & Administration at Ivy Tech and has long term goals for a career in Human Resources. Prior to joining the Columbus Express team, Emily worked as the Front Office Coordinator at the Terre Haute Express office. Outside of the office, Emily enjoys spending time with her four children and her husband, camping, fishing, and attending Hoosier Wranglers wheeling events.

    "I am so happy to be here and a part of the Columbus team. I think this company is great and I plan on spending a lot of time here! I enjoy being able to be an important resource for the community and help people improve their lives."

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    Tera Vogl
    Tera Vogl

    Payroll Administrator

    Tera was born in Florida and grew up in Indianapolis. She attended and graduated from IUPUI in downtown Indianapolis. Her previous work includes medical billing and payroll. Tera lives in Franklin with her husband and daughter. She enjoys coloring with her toddler, baking/cooking, crocheting and taking spontaneous trips to new places! On the weekends, she spends her time crafting and watching Netflix with the family!

    Tera says the thing that most excites her about her job with Express is "being able to help people find work!" She continues, "The people who tell you their lives have been changed, who love their jobs and who are so happy when we find them a position are why we do what we do! I love being a small part of such a big change for our associates!"

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    Emily Bogue
    Emily Bogue

    Business Development Specialist

    Emily is originally from Sheridan, Indiana but currently resides in the Franklin area with her husband and three children. She graduated from the University of Indianapolis with a Bachelor's Degree in Communications and a minor in French. Prior to Express, she worked for 10 years and retail management/sales for two Fortune 500 companies and the in mortgage industry. Just recently, Emily transitioned from our Senior Employment Specialist to our Business Development Specialist! 

    Emily is excited for her position that Express because, "she loves people!"

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    Linda Hutton

    Senior Employment Specialist

    Linda was born in Frankfort Germany, was raised in Greencastle, IN, and now lives with her family in Columbus. Linda is a graduate of IUPUC where she earned her degree in Business. The staffing industry is something Linda has great experience with! Linda has over 12 years of prior experience in staffing. In her spare time, she enjoys attending her children's sporting events (football and basketball) and traveling. 

    When asked what excites her most about joining Express, Linda said she was excited to, "help people find quality employment!"

     

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    Phill Powell
    Phill Powell

    Operations Manager

    Phill graduated from Southeastern University in 2001. After five years in leadership at a church, he joined Express Employment Professionals. He started with Express as an Employment Specialist and focused on Administrative staffing. He moved into a leadership role as the Inside Sales Manager and now oversees operations for Indianapolis South and Columbus. Phill is actively involved with  Mt. Pleasant Christian Church.

     

    Phill hopes his experience can help make an impact on the Express staff, job seekers, and the businesses we serve.

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    Anna Kruger
    Anna Kruger

    Employment Specialist- Administrative Staffing

    Anna was born and raised in nearby Scipio, Indiana.  In 2009, she received her Bachelor's Degree in Choral and Instrumental Music Education from Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She then moved to the Columbus, Indiana area where she currently resides with her husband, Geoffrey, and their two dogs. Before coming to Express, Anna worked as a General Manager for a local restaurant and has years of customer service experience.

    "I feel blessed to be working for Express!  I'm most looking forward to helping people find employment with local companies so they can experience mutual success."

     

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    Ashley Hammersley
    Ashley Hammersley

    Certified Professional Recruiter- Advanced Manufacturing, Engineering & Logistics

    Ashley grew up in Milwaukee, Wisconsin but currently lives just south of Indianapolis. She is a 2012 graduate of IUPUI with her Bachelors degree in Marketing and Finance. Prior to running the Advanced Manufacturing, Engineering & Logistics desk,  Ashley's held the titles of Marketing and Recruiting Intern and the Employment Specialist in Administrative Staffing. In her spare time, Ashley enjoy spending time with her dog!

    Hammersley says "I am excited for the opportunity to help a new office grow, as well as working with new clients in this area to help them find quality and skilled employees!"

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    Keith Fechtman
    Keith Fechtman

    Certified Professional Recruiter- Accounting & Finance

    Keith was born in Bloomington and grew up in Franklin. He has three degrees under his belt, his most current being Organizational Leadership in which he received from the University of Indianapolis. Prior to working at Express, Keith worked as a District Supervisor for Arby's for six years. He was responsible for the operations process and oversaw 8 stores and 120 employees. Outside of the office, Keith enjoys spending time with his family, running 5Ks, reading books, and watching movies. Keith stated that he is "excited to help people find jobs!"

    Keith is most inspired by the quote "What is powerful is when what you say is just the tip of the iceberg of what you know."- Jim Rohn

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