Our Staff

  • Our Staff

    Amber Krisell
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    Office Manager

    Meet Amber, a dedicated member of the Express family since 2011. From Front Office Coordinator to Skilled Trades recruiter, she now leads our team as the Office Manager for Mobile. Beyond work, she's happily married, a passionate traveler, and an adventurous baker. Cheesecake is her ultimate dessert indulgence. A cat mom, church enthusiast, and beach lover, Amber brings joy and positivity to everything she does.

    For all your business needs, don't hesitate to contact Amber. She's ready to provide expert guidance and support to help your organization thrive.

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    Rich McCord

    Business Development Manager

    Rich McCord has lived in the Mobile area for nearly 20 years. After serving eight years in the United States Air Force flying on AC-130 gunships, he has been in sales and customer service ever since. He has nearly 14 years of experience in the staffing and recruiting industry. Developing client relationships, building trust and promoting a team environment is what Rich loves the most about his career.


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    Chris Becnel

    Business Development Manager

    Chris joined the Express family in April, 2019. He has been in sales in various fields since graduating from the University of South Alabama in 2001. Chris is the proud papa of a 14 year old son. When Chris is not at work he can be found watching football, at the movies with his son, or fishing at Dauphin Island.

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    Alexandra Dubose

    Marketing Coordinator

    Alexandra "Allie" Dubose is the Marketing Coordinator for several Express Employment Professionals and SRG offices in Mobile, Baldwin County, Emerald Coast, and LaGrange, GA. She has been with Express Employment for five years. Alexandra has over twelve years of marketing and sales experience. She graduated from the University of South Alabama in 2013 with a Bachelors in Marketing Management. While at South Alabama, she started an organization called the Professional Sales & Marketing Club which has steadily grown since graduation. After graduation, she moved to New England and worked in radio for a sports station outside of Boston, MA. She is unquestionably passionate about her work, and always looking to connect with others. Alexandra enjoys anything and everything outdoors including but not limited to hiking, kayaking, fishing, hunting, traveling, and live music. Her favorite quote is, "Be kind, it makes you beautiful."

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    Constantino Tsaltas
    Constantino Tsaltas

    Skilled Trades Employment Specialist

    Tino has been working in staffing for over 14 years. He has been with Express for over 10 years and counting! Tino is on the Skilled Trades Team. He graduated from Bayside Academy and obtained his undergrad from Spring Hill College with a concentration in political science. For graduate school, Tino attended Schiller International University London, England Campus, and from there he obtained his Masters in International Relations with a Specialization in International Business. Tino loves spending time with his family, the outdoors, and hunting. His favorite part about his career is being able to help people.



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    Garrett Johnson

    SRG Transportation & Logistics Specialist

    Garrett grew up in Mobile, Alabama, and has lived in the area his entire life. He graduated from the University of South Alabama with a Bachelors degree in  Business Administration, with a marketing concentration. For the last five years prior to working at Express, Garrett worked in the sales and logistics industry. In his free time he enjoys watching football, going to concerts, and hanging out with friends and family.


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    Troy V. Harrison

    Industrial Employment Specialist

    Troy is a graduate of the University of South Alabama, and the U.S. Army's Command and General Staff College. He's a retired Army Aviation Officer and a former City of Mobile Police Officer. He has experience in industrial staffing as an associate mentor, leader, and an OSHA authorized Construction Trainer. Troy is an avid reader, and he highly recommends to everyone the book "Success Through a Positive Mental Attitude" by Napoleon Hill and W. Clement Stone.


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    Loren Sims

    Administrative Employment Specialist

    Loren is an Administrative Recruiter for the Mobile Express Employment Professional Office. Loren was born and raised in Gulfport, Mississippi, and has resided in Mobile, Alabama for the past two years. She comes from a strong background with over six-plus years in the hospitality industry. Loren enjoys helping others and spending time with her family.


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    Becca Farnell

    Administrative Employment Specialist

    Becca grew up in Mobile, AL. She graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi and then started working in advertising in New Orleans, LA. When she is not matching people with their dream jobs, she can be found at home with her dachshund-poodle Beau. She is always obsessed with watching or listening to all things Yankee baseball. 

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    Toby Sanderson

    Industrial Employment Specialist

    Toby joins us from a manufacturing and industrial background. She worked in the manufacturing and industrial industry for 16 years. She also has several years of recruiting experience. Having worked in the recruiting and staffing industry previously, she knows how to match people to their best roles. Her favorite thing in life is spending time with her family and friends. She loves being outdoors, by the pool, or relaxing on the beach.


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    Raven Johnson

    Industrial Intake Recruiter

    Raven commutes to us each day from Mississippi, where she was born and raised. Majority of her background is from the hospitality industry with three years of marketing. She is excited to take on the staffing industry. She enjoys quality time with her family and discovering new eateries in her free time.


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    Emily Crookshanks

    Intake Recruiter

    Meet Emily Crookshanks, a seasoned educator hailing from the vibrant city of Tampa, Florida. Emily pursued her academic journey at both the University of South Florida and the University of Florida, where she honed her passion for teaching and learning. In 2019, Emily and her husband embarked on a new adventure, relocating to the beautiful coastal city of San Diego. More recently, in the summer of 2023, they found themselves drawn to the charming city of Mobile.
    Emily's professional journey has primarily revolved around education, with an impressive 7-year tenure as a dedicated teacher. It was during this time that she discovered her affinity for the world of education recruitment, a passion that has led her to where she is today. Beyond her professional pursuits, Emily embraces the great outdoors with enthusiasm. You'll often find her kayaking through scenic waters, exploring hiking trails that beckon to be conquered, or enjoying leisurely strolls with her loyal companion, Bojangle, the dog. She's also an aficionado of the local culinary scene, frequently seeking out the latest and greatest coffee shops and restaurants.
    Emily Crookshanks is a dynamic individual who brings her wealth of experience and infectious enthusiasm to every endeavor.

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    Mary Ann Shepherd

    Front Office Coordinator / Worker's Compensation

    Mary Ann has been our Front Office Coordinator and Worker's Compensation Coordinator at Express for five years now and she says she absolutely loves her job and its purpose. "I really enjoy the interaction with associates and seeing them light up when we're able to help them find employment. Before joining the Mobile team, I did a little marketing for a local realty company. I also have 4+ years of experience working in a medical billing office, as well as 8+ years in the food industry. I am married with four children, all boys!" One of her favorite quotes is, "We can't help everyone, but everyone can help someone."- Ronald Reagan. She is very fun, outgoing, dedicated, and always up for learning new things!




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    Amy Hillebrandt

    Front Office Coordinator

    Amy joined Express Employment Professionals in January of 2011.  She is one of  Express' Front Office Coordinators which means she works with Mary Ann to handle the flow of the entire office.  Amy came to Express already having over 7 1/2 years of experience in the staffing industry.  She is a hard worker and a very dedicated employee for Express. When she isn't at work, Amy spends a lot of time getting really involved with her daughter's school. She says an interesting fact about herself is that she is as blind as bat! Her favorite quote is "Relax, calm down now.  Don't Stress.  Take it easy."


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    Melinda Lien
    Melinda Lien

    Payroll and Accounts Receivables Administrator

    Melinda comes to us having 15 plus years of experience combined in payroll, an executive assistant role, and accounts receivable. She is a Minnesota native and found her love for the warm weather and beaches a place she now calls home. Married to her husband, Jason, for over 10 years; they have two children together and two extended children. In her spare time, she loves being outside with the kids, going for walks, being in the sun, and creating masterpieces with her children. 


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    Cameron Wright

    Field Service Manager

    Cameron was born and raised in Indiana. He has lived in Colorado, Maryland and now is happy to call Spanish Fort home. He is married with four beautiful children, two boys and two girls. Cameron is a military veteran with a tour in Afghanistan under his belt. Aside from his military service, he comes to the staffing industry from previously working in the car manufacturing industry. When Cameron is not working, he loves to spend time with family and friends, play video games and watch NFL, GO EAGLES! 


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