• Casey Jankoska Express ProsCasey Jankoska, PHR, SHRM-CP, Client Relationship Manager

    Casey Jankoska joined Express Employment Professionals in 2008 as a Client Relationship Manager. It is her goal to understand the needs of companies and to find specific solutions. Casey is currently serving on the Board of Directors with the Association for Human Resource Management (AHRM) as President and is involved in many other community organizations. She received her PHR and SHRM-CP Certifications as she has a passion to help leaders in the Human Resource field. Contact Casey today at casey.jankoska@expresspros.com

    Casey Kuperus | Recruiter | Express Employment Professionals Grand Rapids, MI
Casey Kuperus, Professional Group Director

    Casey Kuperus joined Express Employment Professionals in 2010 as a Contract and Search Specialist. His value is immense as he has over 10 years of experience in sales as well as four years of experience owning his own residential construction business. Casey heads up our Professional Recruiting division, working with both professional candidates and with our clients on their professional needs. His goal is to help companies to find top talent in the areas of accounting and finance, sales, management, manufacturing and human resources. Casey recruits in both the middle and executive management areas of these industries as well as non-profit management positions. Casey is involved in leadership positions within his local church as well as serving on the Calvin College Alumni Board. Contact Casey today at casey.kuperus@expresspros.com

    Lorraine Medici Trainer in Grand RapidsLorraine Medici, Director of Training and Development

    Lorraine Medici joined Express Employment Professionals in 2014 as the Director of Training and Development. Lorraine has extensive experience as a coach and workshop facilitator in the areas of leadership and teambuilding, working closely with companies to strategize solutions that will impact long-term results in engagement and retention. She has successfully launched Purpose-Driven Leadership Training, a series targeted at helping develop managers and leaders at all levels in manufacturing and other industries. Additionally, she facilitates the on-going training series, Breakfast with Purpose, to bring current and relevant education to organizations. She is certified to train DISC, Situational Leadership and Emotional Intelligence (EQi 2.0), and an Associate Certified Coach and Master Practitioner for the ELI Assessment. Contact Lorraine today at lorraine.medici@expresspros.com

    Mina Stallworth Admin Office RecruitingMina Stallworth, Administrative Specialist

    Mina Stallworth joined Express Employment Professionals in 2015 as an Administrative Specialist, to assist our clients with their office recruiting needs. Mina joins the team with previous experience working in administrative recruiting and office administration. Previously Mina worked in several retail management positions where she honed her customer service abilities. Mina’s passion for helping others achieve their goals and be successful in finding their career path is the reason behind her drive and motivation. This chosen career path has also provided Mina with the professional and personal growth she has been reaching for. She is currently completing her Bachelor’s in Business Administration at Davenport University. Contact Mina today at mina.stallworth@expresspros.com

    JJocelyn Hodack | Employment Agency | Express Employment Professionals Grand Rapids, MI
ocelyn Hodack, MM, CSP, Director of Talent Acquisition

    Jocelyn Hodack joined Express Employment Professionals in 2007 as a Human Resource Consultant with a mission to make a difference in people’s lives. She transitioned from consultant to Director of Talent Acquisition in an effort to build talent pools and keep the talent pipeline filled for current and future job opportunities for all job divisions of Express. Jocelyn’s educational ambition earned her a Master’s Degree in Management with an emphasis in Organizational Development from Aquinas College. She is responsible for building a sustainable talent supply chain strategy, encompassing talent procurement, talent forecasting, talent pipelining, and strategic talent brand development. Jocelyn is also a member of the Aquinas College Career Services Advisory Board and is passionate about helping young professionals prepare and launch their career. Contact Jocelyn today at jocelyn.hodack@expresspros.com

    David Robb Express Pros Director of MarketingDavid Robb, Director of Marketing

    David Robb joined the Express Employment Professionals team in 2015 as the Director of Marketing. David is involved in all aspects of marketing and communications for the Grand Rapids Express office.  David’s goal is to help educate and provide resources through client and associate marketing.  He serves as the point contact for media relations, social and digital marketing.  Since joining the Express Employment Professionals team, he has worked on website development and providing analytics, metrics, and research for the effectiveness of our business.  Prior to Express Employment Professionals, David gained extensive experience in digital marketing working at a top digital advertising agency, where he worked to provide customized marketing solutions to clients around the world. David is a graduate of Calvin College with Degrees in Business-Marketing and Economics. Contact David today at david.robb@expresspros.com

    Heather MerrickHeather Merrick, SHRM-CP, Professional Recruiter - Engineering, Advanced Manufacturing & Skilled Trades

    Heather Merrick joined Express Employment Professionals in 2015 as a Professional Recruiter with a focus on engineering, advanced manufacturing and skilled trades. She started her recruiting career in 2011 after earning a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with a double major in human resource management and marketing from Davenport University. She is currently pursuing a Master of Business Administration degree with a human resources concentration, and earned SHRM-CP Certification in 2016. Heather has experience recruiting for manufacturing, engineering, human resources, accounting/finance, sales & marketing, information technology, project management, administrative, medical, government, and non-profit roles. Heather spent 7 years on active duty in the United States Army, where she was responsible for interviewing, training, and management. She is passionate about the community and helping people succeed. She volunteers with a variety of organizations in the Grand Rapids area, including the American Red Cross, Goodwill Industries of Greater Grand Rapids, and Luvnpupz. She has also been part of the member-elected board of directors for the Association for Human Resource Management (AHRM) since January 2013. Contact Heather today at Heather.Merrick@ExpressPros.com

    Tom StanfieldTom Stanfield, Apprenticeship Administrator

    Tom Stanfield joined Express Employment Professionals in 2011 and currently serves as the Apprenticeship Administrator. Tom has had a career as an Entrepreneurial Business Leader and Business Coach with 40+ years of management experience. Tom has a proven vision and ability to establish a business culture that focuses on core values and continuous improvement that achieve results. As a Team builder he has learned to harness the natural “flow” of talent in an organization and channel it to create stability and an upward movement of talent while focusing on the bottom line. Now as the Apprenticeship Administrator his background will help organizations fill their needs of the future.

    Theresa Drost Industrial Staffing Consultant Express Grand Rapids MITheresa Drost, Workforce Solutions Specialist

    Theresa Drost joined Express Employment Professionals in 2007 as a Workforce Solutions Specialist and also serves as the Wellness Coordinator. Theresa brings a wealth of experience in Operations Management due to her many years of experience in the retail industry. Theresa’s strong attention to detail and project management allow her to excel with custom orientations for clients and to ensure that candidates are set up for success. Theresa is also active with the Property Management Association. Theresa has participated with the 101 Best and Brightest Wellness Companies Award for Express Employment Professionals for the past five years. She is chair of the Wellness Committee with a passion for health and fitness and helping people to be their best self. Theresa is motivated by helping people and companies to become healthier. Contact Theresa today at theresa.drost@expresspros.com

    Trazy Golden Sanchez Staffing Consultant Express Grand Rapids MITracy Golden-Sanchez, CSP, Employee Solutions Specialist

    Tracy Golden-Sanchez has been a valued staff member of Express Employment Professionals since 1998. She has served in various capacities, and is currently an Employee Solutions Specialist. Tracy has gained experience in staff management, sales, employee relations and recruitment since joining Express. Previously, she spent fifteen years in retail management and purchasing for a large national retail chain. Tracy 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. She motivates candidates as a job coach and draws upon her industry knowledge to help client companies find the right fit. Tracy is currently serving on the Employer Advisory Board and volunteers with the Women’s Resource Center. She also volunteers at several non-profit organizations conducting mock interviews, and providing coaching and mentoring for job search techniques.  Tracy is a recipient of the Champion of Hope Award from Express Employment Professionals. This is a prestigious award given to those that embody the Express culture of community involvement and having a caring passion for people. Contact Tracy today at tracy.golden@expresspros.com

    Wendy DeVries Staffing Consultant Express Grand Rapids MIWendy Devries, Talent Management Consultant

    Wendy DeVries joined Express Employment Professionals in 2005 and currently serves as a Talent Management Consultant.  Wendy’s goal is to provide excellent customer service for the candidates and clients she serves. Wendy started with Express as the Front Office Coordinator and also was in charge of payroll for five years before moving into the Talent Management Consultant role. This experience enables her to take a lead role in helping our clients determine the best fit with the assessments that are used in qualifying candidates. Wendy’s strong customer service orientation is supported with her background in owning a retail business for 10 years and working in ministry before joining the Express team. Wendy’s passion for helping others is mirrored in her participation of the One Wyoming Mentoring program. Contact Wendy today at wendy.devries@expresspros.com

    Zach Behling | Recruiter | Express Employment Professionals Grand Rapids, MI
Zach Behling, Talent Solutions Specialist

    Zach Behling joined Express Employment Professionals in 2006 and currently serves as the Talent Solutions Specialist. His goal is to help our candidates to have the best customer service experience while looking for a job and putting them at ease. Zach is a graduate of Grand Valley State University with a strong customer service background. He has experience of over ten years in the service industry and  restaurant management. Zach is always willing to help and is a great asset to the Express Employment Professionals team. Zach has a passion for animals and has three dogs at home. Contact Zach today at zach.behling@expresspros.com

    Jamie Groom Manufacturing Staffing Grand Rapids MIJamie Groom, Talent Solutions Specialist

    Jamie Groom joined Express Employment Professionals as a Talent Solutions Specialist in 2016. Her background includes recruiting for a manufacturing company, workforce development, and previous experience in non-profit, healthcare & government sectors. Jamie has worked with Discover  Manufacturing, GRCC’s Advanced Manufacturing Partnership and the manufacturing sector of MI Career Quest. Jamie brings a keen understanding of building business relationships, a dedication to customer satisfaction, and a passion for matchmaking between businesses and job seekers. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Arts Administration from the University of Kentucky. Jamie has a Golden Retriever, Miniature Schnauzer, a pond full of Koi and Goldfish, and you might also pass her on the road driving a horse carriage.Contact Jamie today at Jamie.Groom@expresspros.com

    Ken Heath Administrative Staffing Grand Rapids MIKen Heath, Administrative Talent Specialist

    Ken Heath joined Express Employment Professionals in 2017 as an Administrative Talent Specialist. He works in our Administrative Recruiting Division, helping match top talent with companies hiring for a variety of administrative and office positions.

    Ken has over fifteen years in customer service management experience, including eight years as a retail account executive for a fortune 100 technology company. During this tenure Ken was awarded multiple customer service excellence awards and considered a subject matter expert in customer service. Through his personalized approach to training, coaching, and mentoring, he has assisted many of those under his guidance to advance into successful careers of their own. 

    Ken brings this passion for helping people be successful to his work at Express Employment Professionals. He is committed to helping candidates work towards their professional goals, hone their individual talents, and secure their career paths. Ken is a committed father and his strongest motivation comes from his devotion to his family. In his free time he and his family enjoy visiting beaches and hiking the trails of Northern Michigan, spending time with extended family and working on various home improvement projects. Contact Ken today at Ken.Heath@ExpressPros.com

    Tricia Szymanski | Temp Agency | Express Employment Professionals Grand Rapids, MI
Tricia Szymanski, Executive Assistant

    Tricia Szymanski serves as the Executive Assistant for Express Employment Professionals.  She has a business degree from Davenport University and several years of administrative experience, including time as an Executive Assistant. Tricia’s main priority at Express is to assist the owner in all aspects of the business.  Contact Tricia today at tricia.szymanski@expresspros.com

    Marie Moerdyk Express Pros Grand Rapids MIMarie Moerdyk, Marketing Coordinator

    Marie joined Express Employment Professionals in 2013 and currently serves as the Marketing Coordinator. She will be receiving her degree in Organizational Administration from CMU, which has exposed her to all aspects of business including marketing.  Marie is very creative and experienced in marketing programs, which will allow her to serve as an excellent support person to the marketing, sales, and training team. Marie has experience and a passion in helping to support teams, allowing her team to serve our clients and associates.  Contact Marie today at marie.moerdyk@expresspros.com

    Aryn Warpehoski - Express Employment Professionals

    Aryn Warpehoski, Payroll Coordinator/Associate Relations

    Aryn Warpehoski joined Express Employment Professionals in 2015 as Payroll Coordinator/Associate Relations. Prior to working for Express, Aryn gained an extensive background in sales, finance, and customer service from working in various fields of the banking industry. Aryn is a graduate from Davenport University with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management. She also serves as the Board President for her neighborhood association and holds a Real Estate license. Aryn’s goal is to provide clients and associates with accurate payroll and deliver exceptional service. Contact Marie today at aryn.warpehoski@expresspros.com

    Melissa Heldman Express Pros Grand Rapids MIMelissa Heldman, Front Office Coordinator/Guest Relations

    Melissa Heldman joined Express Employment Professionals in 2014 in the position of Front Office Coordinator / Guest Relations. She loves meeting new people and helping to create a five star welcome for both our Clients and Associates. She brings over 20 years of experience in Customer Service and has also enjoyed being a sales representative, office manager and location manager in her career. Melissa is co-chair of the wellness committee and serves as a mentor with One Wyoming. She is so honored to be serving our community along with those who desire to make a difference. Contact Melissa today at melissa.heldman@expresspros.com

    DeVante Baldwin Front Office Coordinator DeVanté Baldwin, Front Office Coordinator

    DeVanté Baldwin joined Express Employment Professionals in 2016 as a Front Office Coordinator. DeVanté has attained experience from working at several of the largest schools in Western Michigan including Grand Valley State University and Grand Rapids Community College. He was happy to join the Express team as he caught the “spirit” of wanting to make a difference. DeVanté has an infectious spirit when it comes to helping others and doing his part to make the world a better place. Contact DeVanté at DeVante.Baldwin@ExpressPros.com

    Jeani Ransom Administrative AssistantJeani Ransom, Administrative Assistant

    Jeani Ransom joined Express Employment Professionals in 2010 and is currently an Administrative Assistant. Since working at Express, Jeani has experience working with our associates and clients as the Front Office Coordinator and Payroll Specialist with a goal to deliver exceptional service. Currently, her Associates Degree in Accounting helps her assist the owner with the activities of running the business. She has an extensive background in customer service and finances, having worked in the banking industry for over 12 years. She currently is very involved in her church youth program as well as the schools her children attend.