• The Express Team

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    Nichola Hansen

    Employment Specialist

    Joined Express in 2017, Nichola hails all the way from South Wales, UK. She has a varied background which includes Banking, Property & Preservation, Bar-tending/Serving and has exceptional customer service skills. Nichola has a passion for people and loves to help in any way she can. She loves to spend time with her three little girls and husband in her spare time.

     

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    Stephen Griffith

    Employment Specialist

    Stephen joined Express in 2017. He has always worked in customer service and loves learning about others and helping them reach their goals. He has several certifications and continuing education in the HR field. He has recently become a board member for SHRM.  Stephen enjoys hiking, biking, exploring, and going on Disney trips with his 14-year-old son.

     

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    Sammy Williams

    Intake Specialist

    Joined Express in January 2018. Sammy is a native of Iowa and moved out west to study geology and chemistry at New Mexico Tech. He previously worked as a foundry man and now enjoys meeting new people every day and helping them find work. Sammy loves backpacking, sailing, and reading with his son.

     

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    Phyllis Brock

    Front Office Coordinator

    Before joining Express Employment Professionals, Phyllis Brock spent a decade doing corporate recruitment in Hawaii. She delights in matching good people with good jobs that ends in successful satisfaction for both the employee and employer. Upon her return to the mainland, Phyllis worked at the Visitor Information Center on the Capitol grounds providing information and things of interest to see and do in Thurston County to visitors from around the globe.

     

    In her spare time, Phyllis enjoys sharing stories about her family and interaction with travelers from far and near, thus calling her annual newsletter Brock Talk.

     

    She has two married daughters, one of whom is the Clinic Manager at Providence Regional Cancer Center in Olympia and the other, a HR Manager in Sequim WA.

     

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    Katrina Engelbrecht

    Business Developer

    Katrina joined Express Employment Professionals as a Business Developer. She hails from a long background in sales, business development, and customer service. With over 7 years of experience working with local businesses in Thurston County, Katrina thrives in building connections within our community to bring long-term solutions to everyday problems. When she's not working, you can find Katrina exploring our beautiful state, tending to her garden, or snuggling her kiddos and her cats. 

     

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    Julius Mbewe

    Account Manager - Healthcare

    Julius joined Express in June of 2018 with a background in sales and business development. His prior experience has made him a natural fit for Express' Healthcare niche where his hard work has driven him to succeed in growing the department. Julius loves knowing that he has made a positive impact on his clients and clinicians every day. When Julius is not at work, he enjoys spending quality time with his family and traveling the world.

     

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    Janet Anunda

    Staffing Coordinator - Healthcare

    Janet lived in downtown Seattle for 10 years before coming to join Express in September 2019 and is currently working to complete her certificate in Human Resource Management. She oversees payroll and compliance while building and maintaining relationships with clients and clinicians. Janet enjoys being able to provide guidance, organization and support for Express' nurses and team. Outside of work, Janet enjoys spending a lot of time with her friends and family. Janet is a proud alumni of Washington State University!

     

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    Kiara Colombo

    Recruiting Specialist - Healthcare

    Kiara joined Express in August of 2019. She grew up here in Olympia and has been in the medical insurance industry since she was 16. She enjoyed helping business owners understand and appreciate their insurance benefits, which grew her passion for helping. She is now 20, currently in college for entrepreneurship, and scheduled to graduate Spring of 2020. She enjoys helping businesses where they need it most, and in turn placing associates in their preferred positions.

     

    When she's not working, you'll find her at home laughing with her 2 sons and daughter, chasing them around a playground, or spending time at her grandparent's house.

     

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    Danielle Wood

    Risk Coordinator and Marketing

    Danielle joined Express in April of 2016. Her background in glass production and safety led her to the role of Risk Coordinator for Express offices in Aberdeen and Olympia. Danielle handles worker's compensation claims, safety training and marketing. Her focus is preventing injuries and getting our associates back to work after an injury does occur. Danielle grew up in Lewis County where she currently lives and is married with 2 children. Outside of work, Danielle enjoys spending time outdoors with friends and family camping, hiking and crabbing on her family boat.

     

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