Our Staff

  • Our Staff

    Mary Berry
    Mary Berry

    Operations Manager

    Mary has been a resident of Mobile for the last four years and she is happy to call it "HOME". She started with Express Employment Professionals in 2010, with the last three and a half years as a Developer Representative for the Gulf-States Region. Mary's favorite part of the job is assisting businesses in growth and development of sales leadership; sales force management; training and development ; and most important how to have fun in business. Mary is the Operations Manager for all the Ashcraft offices in Mobile, Summerdale and LaGrange.

     

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    Danna Jones
    Danna Jones

    Business Development Manager

    Danna is responsible for Outside Sales in Mobile. Her job is to show potential customers how Express can help them in thier business. Danna joined the Express team in June 2012, she has been in sales her entire career, spending 16 years in the waste business. Danna has a BBA in Marketing from the University of Mississippi. An interesting fact about Danna is that she lived in Saudi Arabia for 8 years and can speak a little Arabic. A favorite quote of hers is "Among those I like, I can find no common denominator. Among those I love, I can- they all make me laugh."

     

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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 three Express Employment Professionals offices in Mobile, Baldwin County and LaGrange, GA. She has been with Express Employment for three 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 that 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

    Employment Specialist

    Tino has been working in staffing for over 10 years. He has been with Express for over 7 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 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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    Employment Specialist

    Amber joined the Express family in 2011. She served as a Front Office Coordinator for two years before moving into the role of an industrial recruiter, where she served for seven years. After leading the industrial team, Amber recently moved to the Skilled Trades team where she continues to be the perfect matchmaker to people and their dream jobs. She is happily married. Loves to travel and find new adventures. Baker. Favorite dessert is cheesecake. Cat mom. Heavily involved in her church. Arkansas native, beach lover.

     

     

     

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    Kayla Jeane

    Employment Specialist

    Kayla is one of our amazing Employment Specialists. Kayla graduated from Auburn University with a BA in Sociology and a minor in Social Work. When she is not working, she enjoys spending time with her dog, goat, and horse. She is a New Jersey native, but is quickly adapting to the Southern lifestyle. One of her favorite quotes is, "If you can dream it, you can do it." - Walt Disney. 

     

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    Garrett Johnson

    Industrial Employment 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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    Stacey Stewart

    Administrative Employment Specialist

    Stacey has ten years of experience in sales and marketing both in business and medical areas. She also has ten plus years in the social services field including job placement, recruitment and supported employment services. Her background has afforded her to work with individuals from all walks of life. Stacey loves connecting with people and businesses to help them get their needs met. She has a degree in Sociology from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas. She has two teenage sons and two furry friends. She says the beach is her happy place, and she loves yoga and meditation. She describes herself as a huge foodie that LOVES cooking. Her favorite quote is, "Whether you think you can or you think you can't, you are right." -Henry Ford   

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    David Gibson

    Employment Specialist

    David has over ten years of experience in Sales including the PVF and automotive industry. He is originally from Newport News, VA. He moved to Mobile in 2003. David served four years as a U.S. Merchant Marine aboard military and non-military vessels. He sailed all around the world and was even awarded a medal for participating in Operation Iraqi Freedom. David has been married for fourteen years to his beautiful bride, and they have four wonderful children. He likes going to the range and letting off some steam as well as hitting up the beach in the warmer months.

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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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    Megan Walden

    Intake Specialist

    Megan is the Intake Recruiter here at Express. When she is not working, she enjoys spending time with her two beautiful daughters. She is a tumbling coach at her daughters' dance studio, and is active in her church's pre-k children's ministry. She has a love for good food and music. She is also an avid Alabama football fan, enjoys being at the beach and taking walks with her two dogs. Her favorite quote is, "Work hard. Stay humble. Be kind."

     

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    Mary Ann Shepherd

    Front Office Coordinator

    I have been a front office coordinator with Express for two years now and absolutely love my 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' 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 my favorite quotes is, "We can't help everyone, but everyone can help someone."- Ronald Reagan. I am very fun, outgoing, dedicated, and always up for learning new things!

     

     

     

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    E. Maxine Cleveland

    Intake Recruiter

    Maxine received her B.S. degree in Leadership and Cultural Studies, with concentration in Sociology and Psychology, at the University of Mobile. Outside of ministry, she has spent her career, in Retail Sales, Banking, Private and Public Education with ten plus years in Mobile County Public School System. Most recently her career was spent in the Legal Services Industry as a Chief Administrative Officer, Human Resources Coordinator and Public Relations Specialist; as well as a Human Resources Administrator for a trucking and warehousing company.

     

    In 2016, she founded Girls in Pumps & Pearls/Guys in Loafers & Ties Mentoring Program that has served the students of the Mobile County Public School System's Pre-Law and Pre-Med Signature Academies and mentors youth in her church and community. As a community activist she serves on the Community Partners Executive Board of John L. LeFlore High School, a big sister of Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Alabama and formerly an Executive Team Leader of the American Heart Association.

     

    Outside of work, Maxine spends her time working alongside her husband in ministry and giving back to the community.

     

    Together she and her husband, Dr. Ledell Cleveland, share five children and two grandchildren.

     

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    Cheryl Ardoin

    Payroll and Accounts Receivable Administrator

    As a native Mobilian, I grew up loving Alabama football, southern cooking and bass fishing. In 2004 I moved to Baton Rouge, LA where I learned to love LSU football, jambalaya, crawfish pie and file gumbo. Moving back to Mobile in 2015, I joined the Express family in 2016 as the Payroll / Accounts Receivable Administrator. I have 27 years construction accounting, management and payroll experience. I am married with three grown children and two granddaughters. In my spare time, I enjoy reading, fishing and taking long naps.

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    Chris Wade

    Field Service Manager

    Chris comes from over fifteen years of experience in the industrial warehousing industry, and thirteen years of management experience. He looks forward to transitioning his skills with his role at Express. Chris says he has a very straight forward personality, but can find the lighter side of situations when needed. Chris says his free time is spent watching football, and spending time with his beautiful wife and daughter. 

     

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