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    Bergfeld Dubuque Jobs
    Keisha Bergfeld

    Industrial Recruiter

    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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    Cannon Dubuque Jobs
    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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    Thackery Carter

    Executive Recruiter

    Thackery joined the Specialized Recruiting Group in January 2022. Prior to working for SRG, Thackery worked as a Sales Manager for over seven years. Thackery specializes in placing candidates in Sales, Sales Management, Finance, Accounting, and Human Resources positions. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from the University of Dubuque.

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    Cordes Dubuque Jobs
    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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    Duve Dubuque Jobs
    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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    Klein Dubuque Jobs
    Lori Klein

    Managing Director of Specialized Recruiting Group

    Lori has been with Express Employment Professionals since August 2010. She has held various roles in our company including Sales, Office Manager, and she currently serves as the Director of the Specialized Recruiting Group. She loves helping companies find exceptional employees. Because of Lori’s servant's heart and dedication, she was awarded the Unsung Champion for Women of Achievement in 2017. Lori was also presented with the Meritorious Award at Express Employment Professionals International Leadership Conference, out of 850 Express offices in 2018. Lori obtained a BA in Business Administration, Marketing in 2012 from the University of Dubuque. 

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    Ashley Patrum

    Industrial Recruiter

    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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    Schaul Dubuque Jobs
    Mike Schaul


    Mike founded the Dubuque Express office in May of 2007 with co-owner Matt Timmerman. Along with Dubuque, Mike also owns offices in Fitchburg, Davenport, Moline, Waterloo, Platteville, and West Des Moines. Mike has been in staffing for over 15 years and excels in creating a strong and positive work culture.

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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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    Stevenson Dubuque Jobs
    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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    Timmerman Dubuque Jobs
    Matt Timmerman


    Matt has over 20 years of experience in the staffing industry. Along with the Dubuque office, Matt and his business partner, Mike Schaul, also own Express offices in Fitchburg, Davenport, Moline, Waterloo, Platteville, and West Des Moines.

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    Wand Dubuque Jobs
    Molly Wand

    Lead Administrative Recruiter

    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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