Our Staff

  • Meet the Team

    Kathleen Blake Professional Recruiter
    Kathleen Blake

    Professional Recruiter

    Kathleen started with Express Employment Professionals as a Professional Recruiter in 2017. She has over 20 years of experience placing professionals in Accounting, Sales and Sales Management, Engineering, Operations and IT roles within the manufacturing, beauty, wireless, software and service industries. Kathleen is passionate about matching the right people within the right roles with the right companies. Her passions extend to the community as well as she is active with several groups such as American Cancer Society's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer and Management Women, Inc. In her free time, you can find Kathleen spending time with her pets, daughter, family and friends.


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    Barb Menne Light Industrial Staffing Consultant
    Barbara Menne

    Employment Specialist

    Barb became a member of the Express Employment Professionals team in April 2018 as one of their Employment Specialists. This position marked her 11 th year within the staffing industry with five of those years involving her role as an Operations/Branch Manager. Barb is passionate about building relationships and joining forces with both talented candidates and great companies by helping them find their perfect match. She spends her free time with her husband and three amazing daughters. Barb is obsessed with cooking, baking and taking her car through the car wash.


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    Dani Taft Front Office Coordinator
    Dani Taft

    Employment Specialist

    Dani has worked with Express Employment Professionals since December 2017 as the Front Office Coordinator and was promoted to the Employment Specialist role in August of 2018. Her role allows her to meet each candidate as they embark on their new professional journeys which she finds immensely gratifying. Before coming to Express, Dani worked in retail, finance, consulting, admissions and administration. In her experience, she has found a deep passion for helping people succeed and hopes to someday transition that passion into the education field. In her free time, Dani likes to work on projects around the house, scour the town for rummage sales, bake yummy foods and read, read, read! You may often find her preparing a discussion for her online book club or playing with her favorite canines, Kingston and Dwight!


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