• Meet the Express Oxnard Staff

    As half of the Express Ventura County team, it is up to us to help Job Seekers find great jobs with well respected Employers hiring in Oxnard , as well as Camarillo, Ventura, Port Hueneme, Santa Paula, Malibu. With Neil and Janet McMillan leading our offices' staffing efforts, the combined local experiences each team member brings to the table, and the internationally renowned resources we receive from our Express parent company, we know we can be a valuable asset on your journey to achieving success.

    Oxnard Staffing Agencies - Meet the Express Oxnard Staff
  • Mayra Garcia - General Manager
    Mayra Rosalie Garcia

    Vice President and General Manager – Thousand Oaks and Oxnard

    Mayra was brought on to our Express team in May 2015. She is a profound optimist who loves people and loves that her job allows her to express that by helping others. Mayra is an overachiever who always aims to win and never backs down regardless of the difficulty. Diligent, positive, and genuine, as well as competitive, intense, and driven are all qualities of hers that make her an essential part of our team.

    Mayra was born in Pasadena, CA but was raised in Oxnard. She's lived in the Oxnard area ever since. She is a member of the local chambers in Oxnard, Ventura, and Camarillo and was previously on the board of VCEDA. Mayra was also awarded the "40 Under 40" awards for both the Conejo Chamber and the Pacific Coast Business Times in 2019!

    When she's not assisting our local Job Seekers with finding the best jobs for them, she can be found spending time with her kids and attending their soccer, football, dance, and softball events. She also likes to shop and loves shoes.

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    Aaron Mercer - Ventura County Staffing Agencies
    Aaron Mercer

    Vice President of Business Development & Marketing

    Aaron has been a part of our Express Oxnard team since November 2013. Aaron started in the Business Development Manager role before being promoted to VP of Business Development and Marketing in 2018. Aaron has made the "Top 50 Sales Reps" list for 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2020! He has also won the "Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce's 40 Under 40 Award" for 2018. Aaron stays active in the Community serving as a Board Member for the Western Ventura County Employer Advisory Council and was in the 2019 Class of the Conejo Leadership Academy. Aaron's favorite part of the job is learning about clients goals and helping them with their workforce challenges along with managing his team of sales and marketing reps. In his free time Aaron enjoys the local hiking trails with his wife, staying active and rooting on the LA sports teams.

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    Teri Klekar - Direct Hire Staffing Solutions Oxnard, California
    Teri Klekar

    Director of Operations & Training

    Teri Klekar is our Director of Operations and Training who began working with Express in September of 2015. She is a motivated and personable business professional with a 20-year track record of successfully meeting company objectives. She has a talent for quickly mastering policies and procedures. She is experienced in training and developing strong team interview preparation, job search techniques, career planning, job development, and job leads. Prior to working at Express, she worked in the staffing, education, and mortgage industries.

    Her favorite part of working at Express is the positive impact that the team has on people's lives.

    Originally, she is from San Fernando Valley. She got married and moved to Antelope Valley where she raised her two children. While living in Antelope Valley, she had to put up with exhausting daily commutes that could require traveling up to 80 miles one way! Now that her children are grown, Teri and her husband decided to move to Ventura County to feel the cool beach breeze after living in the desert for over 20 years.

    In her free time, she loves spending time outdoors with her family, friends, and pets. She also likes going to concerts and generally enjoying life!

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    Isabel Jacobo - Ventura County Staffing Agencies Near Me
    Isabel Jacobo

    Human Resources & Accounting Manager

    In September 2019, we welcomed Isabel Jacobo to the Express family. So far, Isabel has proven to be the type of person who never backs down from a challenge and aims to be an asset to everyone around her. She is also one of the most compassionate people you will ever meet, as well as someone who is fair and kind to everyone she meets. In tow, Isabel brings with her years of experience working in private and public corporate HR and Administrative companies, across a variety of industries.

    A Texas Native, Isabel relocated to Ventura in the summer of 2016 with her son and fiancé after he took a position with the Ventura City Fire Department. Although Texas will always be home, California has claimed a special place in Isabel's heart.

    When Isabel is not at work, she loves to spend time with her family, their dog, and their two guinea pigs. Her personal hobbies include baking, dancing, fitness, shopping, and hiding her Amazon packages from her fiancé! She also loves to watch football, as any good Texan would, as well as baseball and basketball. A total foodie, Isabel is always trying out new restaurants in the Ventura County and LA areas. Be sure to offer some suggestions if you stop by the office and see her!

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    Brenda Garcia - Oxnard Skilled Trade Employment Agencies
    Brenda Garcia

    Assistant Branch Manager & Skilled Trades Lead

    Brenda joined our Express team in September 2016. She is the type of person who is always looking for opportunities to grow and loves to learn new things, even if it isn't directly related to her job. She has more than 10 years of experience in the administrative field in which she has acquired various skills and knowledge in customer service, personnel interaction, recruiting, and medical billing/collections.

    Born in Guadalajara, Jalisco Mexico, Brenda relocated to California at a young age. Family is extremely important to her, so when she's not hard at work in the office, she's spending quality time with them. Brenda also enjoys traveling to new places and dreams of getting to visit as many breathtaking natural wonders as she can.

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    Nancy Weinstraub - Oxnard Staffing Consultant Services
    Nancy Weintraub

    Contract and Search Specialist

    Nancy has been a member of our Express team since August 2006. She is a very stable individual who prides herself on her sense of loyalty and her ability to provide an exceptional staffing experience. Helping others is a passion of hers which makes her that much better at her job. Nancy found her niche in staffing many years ago and moved to Ventura County to further her career.

    When she's not offering her staffing expertise, she can be found bicycle riding or hiking with her dogs that she refers to as her two furry children.

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    Rene Lopez - Oxnard Staffing Agency Services
    Rene Lopez

    Business Development Manager

    Express Ventura County welcomed Rene to our Sales team in November 2020. From day one, we could tell that Rene possesses a strong work ethic, an optimistic outlook, and is a fiercely loyal individual. Along with these traits, Rene also has extensive Sales and Marketing experiencing, making him the perfect fit for our Business Development Manager position. 

    "The most rewarding part of working for Express would have to be the company culture. The company provides a highly collaborative work environment that allows you to work with every team member. Everyone is extremely helpful and is always willing to give a hand."

    Rene was born in Los Angeles, spent his childhood in the Antelope Valley, and moved to Ventura County once he turned 18. When Rene's not at work, he loves to spend time with his family and practice playing instruments when time permits. Rene has been married for over 11 years now and is the father of two beautiful children, a boy and a girl. 

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    Kyle Jewell - Sales Staffing Services in Oxnard, CA
    Kyle Jewell

    Business Development Manager

    Kyle joined the Express Ventura County team in October 2020 and is our Oxnard office's Business Development Manager. He is a very active person and a proactive employee who strongly believes effective communication is vital! Before becoming an Express Employment Professional, Kyle worked as a Program Director at Morumbi Jiu-Jitsu. During that time, he oversaw two locations, was responsible for sales, and occasionally taught jiu-jitsu classes.

    "My favorite part of working with Express has been the fun, competitive, and professional environment I am able to work in. As well as my amazing co-workers!!"

    Kyle was born in Bakersfield but moved to Oxnard when he was three years old. Outside of going to college in Santa Barbara, Kyle has lived in Oxnard ever since. In his free time, Kyle loves to train in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, hiking, playing basketball, surfing, camping, being outdoors, and playing catch with his six-year-old son, Jack. 

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    Nancy De La Mora, Skilled Trades Staffing Consultant
    Nancy De La Mora

    Skilled Trades Sr. Staffing Consultant

    Nancy started working at our Express office in January 2008. Prior to joining our team, Nancy had dedicated 15 years to providing excellent customer service and sales training to others, as well as serving as a supervisor. She is a dedicated, efficient, and compassionate person who is bilingual (fluent in English and Spanish) and always acts with a sense of urgency when finding the right job for the Associates we represent. Our Associates mean so much to Nancy. She finds that getting to help others obtain paychecks to support their families' is one of her favorites perks of working here. Nancy has also earned our office's Employee of the Year, Best Customer Service, and Highest Producer Awards.

    Outside of Express, Nancy is a wife and a dedicated mother to two beautiful children. She enjoys spending her time off traveling, hiking, swimming, wine tasting, cooking, and spending time with her family and friends.

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    Rosa Rivera - Commercial Staffing Agencies Oxnard CA
    Rosa Rivera

    Commercial Team Lead & Sr. Staffing Consultant

    Rosa Rivera is our Commercial Team Lead/Sr. Staffing Consultant who started working with us in February of 2012. She was born and raised in the local area. Rosa is a dedicated employee who loves the feeling she gets when she helps people find work. Rosa is a true asset to our team and we are proud to have her with us!

    When Rosa is not working, she enjoys playing soccer and spending time with family.

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    Megan McCarthy, Oxnard Employment Services Provider
    Megan McCarthy

    Employment Specialist

    Oxnard Employment Specialist, Megan McCarthy, joined Express Employment Professionals in June 2021. Megan is a friendly and helpful person by nature and comes into the office every day ready to get to work! 

    Megan brings with her prior work experience as a legal assistant, cheerleading coach, floral designer, and retail sales rep. When asked what her favorite part of being an Employment Specialist is, she stated that it's "getting to connect people to work and getting to help them feel accomplished when finding a position."

    Born in Ventura, Megan moved to Camarillo while attending CSUCI but has since moved back. Having lived in the Ventura County area all of her life, she is very familiar with our beautiful community. On her own time, you can find Megan spending time with friends and family, going to the beach, hiking, and listening to true crime podcasts. In addition, Megan is passionate about keeping up with learning and maintaining her Spanish-speaking skills and learning new things about other cultures through reading and podcasts. 

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    Gladis Rivera - Commercial Employment Agency Oxnard California
    Gladis Rivera

    Commercial Division Employment Specialist

    Gladis joined our Express team in March of 2014. She is an outgoing, helpful, and energetic individual who always aims to be the best at everything she does. One of her favorite things about working in our office is that she gets to help others. Before she joined our Oxnard Express team, Gladis was a stay at home mom.

    Gladis was born and raised in Oxnard and loves to spend time with her family.

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    Vivian Sanchez, Recruiting Agencies Oxnard California
    Vivian Sanchez

    Recruiting Specialist

    "It means a lot to me that I get to be a part of a team that helps people by finding them jobs when they need them."

    Express Ventura County welcomed Vivian to the team on June 21st, 2021. As a Recruiting Specialist at our Oxnard office, Vivian is in charge of guiding our job seekers and associates through the interview process, over the phone or in person. As an employee, Vivian is outgoing, always happy, an incredible problem-solver, and exceptionally optimistic. Before joining the Express family, Vivian worked at a pharmacy, as a coach, at a grocery store, and for a popular fast-food restaurant.

    Vivian was born and raised right here in Oxnard, California. When she's not conducting interviews, you can find her taking walks on the beach, going on hikes, and having a good time with her friends and family.

    "The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain." - Dolly Parton

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    Liliana Ambriz - Office Job Openings in Oxnard California
    Liliana Ambriz

    Front Office Coordinator

    Liliana began working at our Express office in Oxnard, June 2019. She brings with her previous experience working in Sales, a positive attitude, and the ability to be very empathetic. One of her favorite parts of working at Express Employment Professionals is seeing how happy our associates get when they've been chosen for a great job opportunity!

    Liliana has been a resident of Oxnard since she was 12 years old. Before that, she lived in Northern California. When she isn't hard at work in the office accepting inquiries, over the phone and in person, Liliana enjoys spending time at the beach and reading.

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    Rosario Aguilera, FOC - Office Staffing Agencies in Oxnard, CA
    Rosario Aguilera

    Front Office Coordinator

    Rosario joined the Express Employment Professionals family in August 2021. Rosario is a caring, creative, fun, and outgoing individual. Since joining our team, she has proven that she is also hardworking, determined, and dedicated. Before Express, Rosario worked as an Assistant Manager for a company she was with for ten years.

    Born and raised in Jalisco, Mexico, Rosario has always been moving due to her father's employment. In her off-time, Rosario is very passionate about outdoor activities, including snowboarding in the mountains and swimming in the ocean. She also loves to spend time with her lemon beagle, Lena.

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    Andrea Garza-Vasquez, FOC - Admin Employment Agencies in Oxnard, CA
    Andrea Garza-Vasquez

    Front Office Coordinator

    Andrea joined the Express Employment Professionals family in August 2021 as one of our Front Office Coordinators. Since starting, Andrea has shown that she is a people person who enjoys helping others. She loves going home knowing that she helped make a difference in someone's life at the end of the day. Andrea entered the workforce at a young age and has various work experiences but always consisting of helping people. Andrea is proud to say she is a born and raised Oxnardian. She has an adaptable personality and can quickly go with the flow. Loyal and loving, Andrea loves to spend time with her family and friends when she isn't working. She is happily married with children with them she shares a pet fish named Troy and a pitbull named Luna Dior.

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    Melissa Gonzales - Administrative Staffing Agency Oxnard, CA
    Melissa Gonzales

    Employment Specialist

    Express Oxnard welcomed Melissa Gonzales to our team in January 2018. She is a very friendly and outgoing person with a great sense of organization and a talent for keeping her heavy workflow on point while in a fast-paced environment. During her time as one of our Front Office Coordinators, she enjoyed meeting and getting to know new associates firsthand. She has since taken on the role of Employment Specialist where her ultimate goal is to keep the quality of our interview process at its best and keep our company in compliance with ISO 9000 regulations.

    Melissa has lived in Oxnard her entire life. Before Express, she worked as an Office Administrator for 6 years at a local agricultural company. Melissa loves getting to spend her free time with her family. On Sundays, you can find her attending her kids' soccer games.

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    Ariana Gonzalez - Payroll / Finance Jobs in Oxnard, California
    Ariana Gonzalez

    Operations / Payroll Assistant

    Ariana Gonzales joined the Express Oxnard team on April 2021 as our Operations/Payroll Assistant. She best describes herself as "the calm before the storm" because she's pretty relaxed when you first meet her, but once you get to know her, she becomes more outgoing, communicative, and energetic. Kind, funny, intelligent, trustworthy, and brave - Express is thrilled to have Ariana on our team, and we look forward to seeing her grow with us.

    Ariana was born in Ventura, CA, but has lived most of her life here in Oxnard, which is where she and her family feel most at home. Prior to Express, Ariana's career journey consisted of customer service experiences, food handling, cashiering, and hosting positions. Now that she works for Express, she's found that her favorite part of her job is being a fantastic team member that is constantly impacting other peoples' lives for the better. In Ariana's spare time, you can find her taking weekly dance classes at a local studio.

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    Marina Flores - Marketing Specialist
    Marina Flores

    Marketing Specialist

    Marina Flores joined our Ventura County Express team on January 7th, 2019. As a person, she is serious and well-meaning, but also passionate and considerate. As an employee, Marina has proven to be a competitive go-getter who is always looking for ways to learn and grow.  

    A seasoned Marketing Specialist, Marina is a promoter of underrepresented communities regarding higher education and had given workshops before becoming an Express employee. The most rewarding part of working at Express, for Marina, is knowing she's able to make a difference in other people's lives.   

    When Marina isn't helping Express get our voice heard throughout our Thousand Oaks and Oxnard communities, she enjoys playing her trumpet, Tinman. Trained in concert and mariachi, Marina also enjoys playing swing or jazz. Another hobby Marina enjoys is whittling. She mostly focuses on carving spoons but loves making skeleton keys. 

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    Kelly Fahy, Marketing Specialist for Job Recruiters in Oxnard, CA
    Kelly Fahy

    Marketing Specialist

    "I am amazed by the dedication and talent of my team and thoroughly enjoy developing intriguing and creative marketing campaigns. The most rewarding part of working for Express is being able to make a real difference in the lives of others by helping them reach their professional goals."

    We welcomed Kelly Fahy to the Express Employment Professionals family in June 2021 as one of our Marketing Specialists. She is a highly enthusiastic person who loves to develop relationships and learn about her friends and co-workers. As an employee, Kelly is a detail-oriented, receptive, and methodical worker who is driven by her desire to please. Before Express, Kelly worked as an independent contractor, performing project manager duties for an assignment related to international free trade negations with ERAS LLC. Kelly also interned at an event planning company in Denver, CO, and worked for the Leeds School of Business at the University of Colorado at Boulder as an administrative coordinator and advisor.

    Originally from Hampstead, a town in North-West London, England, Kelly migrated to Westlake Village in 2012 with her parents until she graduated from High School and moved to Boulder, Colorado, for her university education. After graduating, Kelly moved back to California because she loves the warm weather and mountains.

    In Kelly's free time, you can find her creating art, assisting with animal care and rescue efforts, hiking and exploring new cities with her friends, and seeking out the best craft breweries with her boyfriend.

    "Wisdom means to choose now what will make sense later. I am learning every day to allow the space between where I am and where I want to be, to inspire me and not terrify me." - Tracee Ellis Ross.

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    Kathy A. Quintanilla - Oxnard Human Resource Services
    Kathy A. Quintanilla

    Safety / Risk Specialist

    Kathy was hired on as our Safety Risk Specialist on November 26th, 2017 and has found that meeting clients and working with them on their safety practices, as well as working with our associates to help them get back to work are two of her favorite things about her job. She is described by coworkers as passionate, honest, dedicated , and a "people person" by nature. Kathy takes her job very seriously and always does whatever it takes to get the job done the right way.

    Kathy has over 25 years of Human Resource experience. Her staffing Industry experience has been established over 13 years with 6 of those years working with a PEO and gaining more safety/risk experience while managing a staffing company. Her 12 years of experience working in worker's compensation and safety has made Kathy a valued addition to our staffing team!

    A native to the Ventura County area, Kathy moved to Los Angeles to attend Mount St. Mary's University and earn a BA in Business Analysis and a minor in English, and she remained living there for over 8 years. She also lived in Pittsburgh, PA for a short time before moving back to Ventura County and living in Moorpark for the past 23 years.

    Kathy has been working on her SHRM certification, having previously been a member, and volunteers at her local church. When she's not working in the office, or generously volunteering her time to our community, Kathy can be found spending time with any of her 10 godchildren or cooking foods from her Mom's family recipes.

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