Our Staff

  • DANA GRUBER

    Office Supervisor & Administrative Employment Specialist

    Dana Gruber is the Office Supervisor/ Administrative Employment Specialist with the St. Cloud Express Team.  She joined Express Employment Professionals in September 2016, staffing both the Commercial and Administrative divisions. 

    In early 2018, her concentration shifted to primarily staffing the Administrative and Office Services division, allowing her to focus on fostering growing partnerships with local companies experiencing administrative staffing challenges. Dana's goal is to provide excellent customer service for the candidates and clients she serves. She takes pride in helping pair talented associates with employment opportunities that are a fit while helping clients find quality people to fill their employment needs.

    Giving back to the community is important to Dana. You can often find her coordinating office activities and working with her team members to provide hope to those in need in Central Minnesota. In her free time, Dana enjoys reading a good book while sipping a caramel latte, playing volleyball, and hanging out with her adorable pug, Rupert.


    TRISTAN WILKINS

    Skilled Trades & Commercial Employment Specialist

    Tristan started with the St. Cloud Express Employment Professionals team in June of 2017 as an Employment Specialist and transitioned into the Commercial and Skilled Trade side of the business in January 2018. She previously worked in the healthcare industry for ten years. Tristan has a heart of gold and deep compassion for individuals. This drives her to help associates giving them hope that she can and will find them a position that fits the needs of both the associate and the client.

    In her time off, she enjoys listening to music of all kinds, spending time with her two daughters and running her non-profit, which aims to help those with Autism.


    LORI KAMPA

    Direct Hire Recruiter & Office Assistant

    Lori began her career with Express Employment Professionals as the Front Office Coordinator for the Hopkins, Minnesota office in 2016. Initially, when her family relocated to St. Cloud, Lori joined the St. Cloud Express Employment Professionals as an associate working on client assignments. In May of 2017, she joined the team part-time as the Front Office Coordinator. As a strong team member, Lori transitioned to the part-time Office Assistant where she is in charge of scheduling interviews, making daily follow-up calls and calls to associates while helping with various projects in the office.

    In her free time, Lori enjoys exploring with her husband and dog or staying home to watch TV while cuddling with her cat.


    CATHERINE URBOWICZ

    Professional Recruiter

    Cat is our professional recruiter, providing high-level expertise and dedicated resources for local companies and job seekers as part of our Specialized Recruiting Group. She supports key industries, including accounting and finance, manufacturing, and human resources, and has the ability to work in any professional arena needed. 

    When Cat isn’t working, you’ll find her spending time outdoors cross country skiing, cycling or snow-shoeing, or watching hockey or knitting!


    PAMELA SIMONSON

    Front Office Coordinator

    Pamela recently began her career with our St Cloud office starting in May of 2020 as our Front Office Coordinator. With over 30 years of clerical and business admin experience, Pamela is motivated by helping people and sharing her smile. She takes great pride in making others feel welcome and assisting everyone that walks through the door by providing them with the best service possible.

    When Pamela is not working, you will find her lakeside, on her deck overlooking the water. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, boating and bonfires. An early riser with a love for Vanilla iced coffee, Pamela is eager to welcome you.