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    Bergfeld Dubuque Jobs
    Keisha Bergfeld

    Industrial Employment Specialist

    Keisha joined Express Employment Professionals in August 2017 as an Industrial Recruiter. Over the years she has grown to love a fast pace environment that provides an opportunity to genuinely connect and serve those around her. Her goal at Express is to partner with candidates throughout the application and employment process to give them the best possible experience. She earned her Bachelor's degree from the University of Iowa. Keisha is always willing to help and is a great asset to our team! 

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    Carrie Cannon

    Lead Industrial Specialist

    Carrie Cannon joined the Express Employment Professionals team in January 2017. Carrie leads our Industrial team with compassion and determination. Between her certification in Employment Law, 20+ years of experience in the staffing industry, and her strong customer service skills, she is invaluable to her clients and associates. Carrie has a passion and a heart to help people succeed. It gives her great satisfaction to know she has played a role in making a difference for both the company's and the employee's future.

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    Lauren Cordes

    Marketing Specialist & Administrative Recruiter

    Lauren joined the Express Employment Professionals team in September 2020, starting as a college intern. She now serves as our Marketing Specialist and also assists our office services team where she works with candidates to place them in administrative roles. She earned a Bachelor's degree in Public Relations and Business from Loras College. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, reading a good book, walking her two dogs, and spending time with family and friends! 

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    Allie Duve

    Front Office Coordinator

    Allie joined Express Employment Professionals in June of 2020. She loves meeting new people and helping to create a five-star welcome for both our clients and associates. Her teamwork and communication skills keep our staff, our associates, and our office organized no matter what. Outside of work, Allie enjoys traveling, shopping, and spending time with family and friends.

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    Cassie Gibson

    Executive Recruiter

    Cassie Gibson joined the Specialized Recruiting Group in March 2021 as an Executive Recruiter specializing in Engineering, Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Construction, Production, and Maintenance. Prior to working for SRG, Cassie worked in customer service roles for over ten years which she uses to benefit her clients and candidates. Cassie has a Master of Communication Management degree from the University of Dubuque.

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    Savannah Hilby

    Industrial Employment Specialist

    Savannah Hilby became a member of our team in July 2023, taking on the role of an Employment Specialist. Motivated by her passion for helping others and creating positive impacts, Savannah is dedicated to using her diverse background to offer outstanding support and guidance to both job seekers and local businesses. When she's not working, she finds joy in reading and spending quality time with her nieces and nephews.

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    Ashley Patrum

    Industrial Employment Specialist

    Ashley Patrum joined Express Employment Professionals in June of 2010, right after earning her Bachelor's degree in Psychology and Finance from Loras College. Her years of dedication to her occupation have given her extensive knowledge of both recruiting and the industrial needs of the Dubuque community. Outside of work, Ashley enjoys traveling, running, spending time with her family, and loving her two kitties. 

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    Mike Schaul


    In May 2007, Mike co-founded the Dubuque Express Employment office alongside co-owner Matt Timmerman. Over the years, Mike's passion for staffing has led him to establish and own offices in Fitchburg, Davenport, Moline, Waterloo, Platteville, and West Des Moines. With an impressive 15 years of experience in the industry, Mike excels in cultivating a robust and positive work culture. Mike's expertise and dedication make him a key figure in the staffing realm, driving the growth and success of Express Employment Professionals across multiple locations.

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    Tyler Schaul

    Business Development/Outside Sales

    Tyler started his journey with Express Employment in May of 2022. Prior to working at Express, Tyler worked for COUNTRY Financials' corporate office for 4 years. Tyler graduated with Bachelor's degree in Business Administration/Marketing from Iowa State University and has a Master's degree in Sports Administration from the University of Southern Mississippi. Outside of work, Tyler enjoys watching sports, being outdoors, and spending time with his family and friends.

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    Rachel Stevenson

    Operations Coordinator

    Rachel started with Express Employment Professionals as an intern in May 2013. She has served our team in various capacities and is currently our Operations Coordinator. She is our go-to gal and her organizational skills are second to none. Rachel graduated from St. Ambrose University and earned a Bachelor's degree in Psychology. Outside of work, you will most likely find Rachel chasing around her two boys or settled down with a good book. 

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    Matt Timmerman


    With an impressive career spanning over two decades in the staffing industry, Matt brings a wealth of expertise to his role as co-owner of Express Employment Professionals. Together with his business partner, Mike Schaul, Matt has established a strong presence by owning offices in key locations, including Dubuque, Fitchburg, Davenport, Moline, Waterloo, Platteville, and West Des Moines. Matt's unwavering commitment to delivering exceptional staffing solutions has earned him a well-deserved reputation as a respected leader in the industry, making a positive impact on countless businesses and job seekers throughout their diverse community of offices.

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    Molly Wand

    Executive / Administrative Employment Specialist

    Molly joined Express Employment Professionals in August 2017. Molly is the leader of our administrative team and is passionate about continuing education for internal staff. Molly received her Bachelor's degree in History from Missouri State University. Her overall goal is to make sure each person she talks to has the right tools, coaching, and resources to be successful in whatever they are doing. Molly has been recognized as a top Administrative Recruiter out of over 800 Express offices worldwide. 

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