• Meet Our IT Team

    Ron Severo

    Managing Director, Information Technology

    Ron Joined Specialized Recruiting Group in January 2022 as Managing Director of Information Technology, to Help build the organization as the Flag Ship Franchise in the Technology space in Charlotte NC.

    Ron has over 37 years of experience in Information Technology and has worked personally as a Software Consultant/Program Manager with 12 different companies in 4 different cities. Ron also Consulted in various markets such as Banking, Healthcare, Manufacturing, and Telecommunications. While conducting business with Clients and Consultants, Ron personally focused on the magnitude of strong Client/Consultant relationships.

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    Seth Peabody

    Executive Director, Information Technology

    Seth Peabody joined Specialized Recruiting Group in March 2023. He brings 20+ years of experience in Consulting Services, Enterprise Business Development, Technical Recruiting, Account Management and Engagement Delivery. He has spent the majority of his career supporting Financial Services, FinTech, Technology, BigTech and Manufacturing clients. He specializes in identifying Top Talent for Cyber Intelligence, Cyber Defense, Innovation & Monitoring initiatives.  His vast network of experts and deep relationships will be an asset to The SRG Team here in Charlotte. 

    Seth is a native Charlottean, a graduate and big supporter of Appalachian State University and ASU Athletics.  He has 2 boys, Ryan, 13 and Camden, 10 that motivate him daily and challenge him to strive for excellence.

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    Rachel Warren

    Executive Director, Information Technology

    Rachel is a Senior business professional with 11 years of experience within Business Development, Relationship Management and Talent Acquisition.  Rachel has proven success supporting Information Technology for multiple Fortune 500 Financial Institutions nationwide.  Rachel’s passion for understanding the business needs and finding appropriate talent for her clients is unmatched. 

    Rachel loves gardening (really, anything plant related), being outdoors and glamping, cuddles with her two dachshunds and spoiling her son with her husband.  She grew up playing sports and cannot wait to teach her son.  Rachel is a UNC Charlotte Alumni, go Niners!

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    Charlene Theile

    Professional Recruiter, Information Technology and Computer Engineering

    Charlene started with Express Employment Professionals in Lafollette, TN in 2015 as the Director of Business Development until she transitioned into the role of Professional Technical Recruiter with Specialized Recruiting Group an Express Employment Company in 2017 in Knoxville, TN. In 2019, Charlene joined our SRG team here in Charlotte, NC.

    Charlene specializes in Information Technologies and Engineering focusing in the placement of the following: Software Engineers, Database Architects, Web Developers, Cybersecurity Engineers, DevOps, Cloud and Site Reliability Engineers, Network Administrators, Systems Engineers, Full Stack Developers and Business Analysts in both private and public sector organizations.

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    Brett Strahm

    Technical Recruiter, Account & Deliver Manager, Information Technology

    Brett joined Specialized Recruiting Group in June 2022 after years of experience in higher education employment services, and collegiate and professional football recruiting. As an IT Recruiter, he enjoys getting to know candidates and hiring managers serving as the liaison between professionals and clients toward realizing the ultimate goal of a staffing partnership.

    He and his wife, Taniya, enjoy spending time with their Pomeranian. They enjoy boating on Mountain Island Lake, gardening, going to the movies, and eating international cuisines around town. A graduate of UNC Charlotte and UGA, Brett is an avid supporter of 49ers Athletics and Georgia Bulldogs Football.

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