Our Team

  • Market Leaders


    Rance Johnson: Rance enjoys working for Express because we help people find jobs. We also give back to the community with major charity events. His hobbies include going to the gym and spending quality time with his family.


    Ashley Harold: Ashley has been part of the Desoto Team for 2 years before leading the Memphis SW team. In Desoto, she excelled at the many positions she held, from front office coordinator to employment specialist. She enjoys helping associates find great companies for them to work.  She is the smile behind the phone wherever she is and loves helping people find jobs. Her days at the office are as fast as at home. As a wife, with a 6 year old, three dogs and a cat at home, she brings lots of energy and a desire to help others every day. 

    Memphis SW


    Business Developers:

    JessicaJessica Graves: Jessica has been with Express since 2016. She started out as an FOC, moved up to a staffing consultant, and now has become the Business Developer for the Desoto/Oxford office. In 2020 she has ranked as the TOP 2 Sales Rep out of 850 Express offices. The thing she most loves about working for Express is seeing how much we actually impact and help people better their lives. She currently resides in Hernando, MS and has two dogs, Koda and Little Bit. Jessica is willing to go above and beyond for YOU!

    Christopher Sykes: Chris has been a part of the Express family since October 2018. He has been married to Stephanie, his high school sweetheart, since 1999 and is the proud father of four children: Grayson, Caitlyn, Campbell, and George. Chris is also the Lead Pastor at The Church At Lake Forest in Walls, MS. What Chris loves most about working at Express is that it gives him an opportunity to meet new people and discover new and interesting businesses and opportunities all over the city of Memphis that he never knew existed. He is surprised every week to experience just how much is happening in Memphis. Plus, Express provides him the financial means necessary to support his family while pursuing his vision of growing a church that is FOR their Neighbors and the Next Generation. Chris lives his life by four simple rules: Dream Big. Trust God. Work Hard. Do Good. 

    Chelsea Gwinn: Chelsea joins Express Desoto after many years as a Sales Representative for many companies in the area. Her high energy and cheerful attitude make every conversation a positive one. She enjoys meeting new people and building relationships. You will see her in the Express car visiting companies to help them find the talent they need. 

    Front Office Coordinators:

    Mirella Duran: Mirella is welcoming all associates and clients that come or call the Desoto Office. She is the calm and helping voice that greets all candidates to our Desoto Office.

    Jermarlius Rushing: "J" loves greet all candidates in person or over the phone. He enjoys helping candidates get started in the process of finding employment form our Desoto Office.  

    Recruiting Specialists:

    Ashley Owens: Ashley started as an FOC and she is now helping the Desoto Office recruiting talent and conducting phone interviews to any candidate that applies with Express Desoto. She loves talking to people and learning about the work experiences. She came to Express with many years in customer service.

    Lisa Bell: Lisa's days are as active at the Desoto Office as they are at home. This busy mom of a little girl enjoys calling candidates and help them find good jobs. Her kind voice makes everyone fell welcome.

    Jessica Bodden: Jessica joined the Memphis SW office last year. She is actively recruiting candidates for great clients. She enjoys getting to know all candidates and helping them find their permanent job. 

    Employment Specialists:

    Edith Real: As a Bilingual Employment Specialist, Edith is helping associates looking for a job, and clients needing workforce solutions in the Desoto office. She let's everyone feel Bienvenido!

    Terrica Seals: Terrica also joined the Desoto office in 2020 and is helping candidates find the best jobs in MS. Her dedication and commitment to clients and associates is impressive. Terrica is from Mississippi and brings to Express many years of experience in distribution centers. She recently graduated from the University of Mississippi with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management with emphasis in Human Resources. 

    Brandon Shane: Brandon joined the Desoto office in January of 2021. He works in the industrial division helping candidates find employment in great companies. His calm and approachable attitude makes candidates feel welcomed. He enjoys helping good people fund good jobs.

    Ashlee Hathcock: Ashlee also join the Desoto office in January of 202. She enjoys talking to new clients and building relationships, to help them find the talent they need.

    Toneka Sullivan: Toneka comes to Express with many years of experience in staffing. She quickly learned the Express System and enjoys meeting all clients and associates. 

    Venettia Merriweather: After many years of experience in the industry as a recruiter for a truck company, Vee joins the Memphis SW office as employment specialist to help Express fulfill its mission of putting one million people to work. 

    Office Services Specialist:

    William Cody McKinney : Cody is not a stranger to the Mid-South. He joined the Office Services Division in 2021 and is the expert on administrative and office services and professional recruitment. He is bringing to Express top talent candidates to help the area business with their administrative divisions. His friendly and approachable personality creates a welcoming environment for candidates, clients, prospects, and our internal team. 

    Retention Specialists:

    Weslynne Loper: Weslynne is married with two amazing children. She enjoys working at Express Professionals to give our associates hope in helping them find a great job and helping our clients find great people. Her goal is to continue to grow professionally and to help as many people become successful. It is rewarding to work for one of the top employment companies in the mid-south. She truly loves making a difference in the community.

    Caitlin Lumpkin: Caitlin joined the Express Memphis SW office a few years ago and has been helping clients with their onboarding process and retention. She enjoys talking to associates before they are selected to join a particular client and helps them stay employed for a long time.

    Payroll and Administration

    Emma LeCroy: Emma joined the Express team after many years of experience in HR. She has taken charge of payroll processing, billing and invoicing. She enjoys making quilts and presenting them at competitions and shows. Her award winning quilts are pieces of art!