Meet Our Express Miami Lakes Team

  • Our Express Employment Professionals, Miami Lakes Team

    Miami Lakes Express Team

    Left to Right: (Edra Fernandez, Lisa Hernandez, Ingred Mejia)

    Lisa, Ingred and Edra are fully bilingual (English/Spanish) so that we can effectively serve all the members of our community in our pursuit of putting one thousand people to work every year.


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    Michael Huffaker, Franchisee Owner

    Michael and his wife, Gwendolyn Wood, purchased the Miami Lakes Express Employment Professionals Franchise in April of 2008, and opened for business on September 29, 2008.

    Before launching the Express franchise, Michael has successful careers in governmental relations, business development and also learning and development. He has extensive experience in the financial services, retail, call left and virtual learning fields. He served as Vice President and President of the Miami Chapter of the American Society for Training and Development.

    Michael graduated from the University of Colorado with a BA in Political Science and a Master of Public Administration and has received the EUCP (Express University Certified Professional) designation.

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      Dana Wright

    Dana Wright, Corporate Developer Florida

    Joining Express Employment Professionals in 2013, Dana has twenty years and broad experience in all aspects of the staffing industry with an emphasis on business development and performance management.

    As a corporate liaison, her focus is supporting local, individual franchise operations on the overall business plan while working one on one with the Owner/General Manager to also create and develop a strong and capable internal team.   As Corporate Developer, she continues to develop highly productive partnerships with far-reaching variety of internal and external constituents and facilitate evaluation of business opportunities in order to promote results and profitability in Miami Lakes.

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    Lisa Hernandez

    Lisa Hernandez, Senior Staffing Consultant

    Lisa is our longest serving employee and supervises all operations including recruiting, account management, payroll and quality control. Before joining Express, she had a distinguished career in the fields of training and customer service.

    Sweet but tough, Lisa knows how to get things done and stay focused on solutions.

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    Ingred Mejia

    Ingred Mejia, Senior Staffing Consultant

    Ingrid brings to her position at Express an extensive background in recruiting, site management, client relations and human resources. She is our go-to person for technical recruiting and HR issues as well as large account management.

    Versatile, energetic and motivated, Ingred has added depth and breadth to our capabilities.

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    Edra Fernandez  

    Edra Fernandez, Front Office Coordinator 

    Edra is responsible for managing the flow of work and applicants in our recruiting process. She applies her customer service skills to ensure that everyone she touches has a pleasant and productive experience. She also does our payroll, accounts receivable and invoicing.

    Edra’s ready smile, laughter and eagerness to help are the right qualities for our director of first impressions.

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