P: 949.392.8961 | E: email@example.com
McKenna graduated from University of Oregon with a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Public Relations and a minor in Business. She is currently a part of The First String Permanent sourcing team. She is excited to support the team in finding qualified candidates for available opportunities.
I LOVE: my Golden Retriever, traveling, concerts, the beach and the Oregon Ducks.
MY GUILTY PLEASURE: red wine, reality TV and Mexican food
FAVORITE QUOTE: “You win some, you lose some”
IN MY SPARE TIME: you can find me spending time with my friends and family, shopping, exercising, or at the beach.
P: 949.377.1877 | E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Michael graduated from University of Oregon with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and a minor in Business and Music. With the goal of becoming a recruiter for the permanent division, he is looking to create and sustain real connections with good people. As a recruitment research analyst, he will strive to connect people to opportunities that can highlight their passions and strengths.
I LOVE: backpacking, snowboarding, traveling, watching baseball and watching my Ducks play on Saturdays.
MY GUILTY PLEASURE: any HBO series
FAVORITE QUOTE: “You have to be odd to be number one”
IN MY SPARE TIME: you can find me rooting for my Ducks, playing golf, camping or checking out a local brewery trying to find the best IPA out there.
P: 949.298.6656 | E: email@example.com
Joe graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara with a Bachelor’s degree in Communication. With his sights set on Permanent Recruiting, Joe is hoping to build quality relationships with good people across the Healthcare landscape. He loves connecting with people and is looking to match them with opportunities that they are passionate about.
I LOVE: going camping with friends, fishing, surfing, skateboarding, golfing, road trips, good whiskey and rock n roll.
MY GUILTY PLEASURE: late night breakfast burritos and The Office
FAVORITE QUOTE: “When the going gets weird, the weird get professional”
IN MY SPARE TIME: you can find me in my backyard shaping surfboards, floating around the Pacific, at a local concert, or relaxing on the golf course.
P: 949.298.3151 | E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Kelsi graduated from California State University, Fullerton with a Bachelor’s degree in History. She is thrilled to join the First String Healthcare to support the Interim Recruitment Team by sourcing candidates and building new relationships.
I LOVE: traveling, hiking, cats and Mexican food.
MY GUILTY PLEASURE: Blue Oyster Cult, ice cream, coffee
FAVORITE QUOTE: “A purpose of human life, no matter who is controlling it, is to love whoever is around to be loved.” – Kurt Vonnegut
IN MY SPARE TIME: you can find me climbing, at the gym, practicing the bass, hiking in Joshua Tree National Park or going to concerts.
P: 877.370.5416 | E: email@example.com
Jessica was born and raised in Northern Wisconsin and is a graduate from the University of Minnesota; Twin Cities in Health and Wellness. Jessica brings over 12 years of Healthcare staffing experience to The First String. She will continue to utilize her experience in the West Coast market across nursing, allied and leadership services.
I LOVE: pilates, running, hiking Torrey Pines, vacationing in Hawaii with friends, traveling to new places and the Green Bay Packers.
MY GUILTY PLEASURE: HBO and Netflix series
IN MY SPARE TIME: you can find me at a winery or at the beach
P: 949.377.2052 | E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dana graduated from the University of Hawaii, West Oahu with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology. She moved to California to intern with The Walt Disney Company and later worked with their Workforce Management team for Retail Operations. Just a typical small town island girl fascinated with new adventures on the mainland.
I LOVE: visiting family in Hawaii, Disneyland, hiking, crafting, gardening, loose leaf tea, Boba, Acai bowls and Kawaii trinkets.
MY GUILTY PLEASURE: garlic with a side of fries and cupcakes, but never together.
FAVORITE QUOTE: “Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take your breath away.”
IN MY SPARE TIME: You can find me watching something on Netflix or Hulu Plus, researching U.S. National Parks and monuments to visit, chilling at local breweries, or taking a dance class.
P: 949.579.2123 | E: email@example.com
Emily graduated with Honors from the University of California, San Diego with a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology of Science, Medicine, and Technology. She is thrilled to join The First String team in helping with the on-boarding process for interim candidates.
I LOVE: my family and friends, Star Wars, The Packers & Chargers, the holiday season (you will find me at my desk wearing a Christmas sweater in July).
MY GUILTY PLEASURE: Spice Girls dance parties, binge watching The Bachelor or Grey’s Anatomy, and a good Pinot Noir
FAVORITE QUOTE: “Be somebody who makes everybody feel like a somebody.”
IN MY SPARE TIME: you can find me with friends or family, at Disneyland, by the beach, helping at the family winery, or at a dance class.
Born and raised in Southern California, Katie went to Arizona State University and graduated with Bachelor’s degrees in Business Marketing and Communication. Before starting as the Appreciation Manager at The First String Healthcare, Katie worked in sports broadcasting as a marketing and sales professional and has 10+ years of experience in sponsorship execution, marketing distribution, and event management.
I LOVE: my large and crazy family, getting together with friends, animal snuggles, acai bowls and crafting
FAVORITE QUOTE: “Just keep swimming” – Ellen DeGeneres (aka Dory) in Finding Nemo
IN MY SPARE TIME: you can find me baking, watching Ellen or spending time with my friends and family.
P: 949.954.6511 | e: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dustin graduated from the University of Oregon with a degree in Communications. As a member of The First String Healthcare’s team, Dustin enjoys developing trust and relationships with clients and candidates. Dustin has a passion and thrives in assisting gifted and qualified candidates find new opportunities in the Healthcare industry.
I LOVE: spending time with my family and friends. Beach days, playing sports, snowboarding, surfing, Oregon Ducks Football, San Diego Chargers and Padres.
MY GUILTY PLEASURE: California burritos
FAVORITE QUOTE: “Believe you can and you’re halfway there”
IN MY SPARE TIME: you can find me at the beach, exercising, or with my friends.
P: 949.432.7007 | e: email@example.com
Samantha graduated from San Diego State University, with a Bachelor’s degree in Comparative Literature. Samantha is excited to join the team at The First String and expand her knowledge of the Healthcare industry. She is eager to work with candidates and cultivate positive relationships that will last a lifetime.
I LOVE: spending time with my family, being out on the water, reading, live music and sports.
MY GUILTY PLEASURE: Girl Scout cookies and Double Chocolate Ice Cream
FAVORITE QUOTE: “Work hard, play harder”
IN MY SPARE TIME: you can find hanging out with my friends and family, in the ocean, or enjoying a good book.
Lauren graduated from the University of Oregon with a degree in Education and Communications. As one of the First String Healthcare’s seasoned recruiters, Lauren is responsible for building trust and long term relationships with both clients and candidates. She thrives on the challenge of helping clients fill more difficult positions, but primarily enjoys connecting with and assisting candidates in finding them a new perfect opportunity.
I LOVE: my family, learning new things, appreciating the little things in life, being active, Lake Tahoe, college football, Oregon everything (rain included), sunflowers, red wine and Mexican food.
MY GUILTY PLEASURE: nachos and Pressed Juicery frozen yogurt
FAVORITE QUOTE: “Don’t sweat the small stuff”
IN MY SPARE TIME: you can find me exercising, trying new restaurants, spending time with my family, enjoying a fun night out with my friends and rooting on the Ducks!
Steph graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno with her Bachelor’s in Journalism. Before joining our team, she had the privilege of interning for The Walt Disney Company. She has been with The First String since 2013 as a Recruitment Coordinator, and now a Research Analyst.
I LOVE: dogs, my best friends, dolphins, pizza, hot sauce, palm trees, the San Francisco 49ers and Golden State Warriors, donuts, Clash of Clans, San Francisco, Moscow Mules, Taco Tuesday and going to hockey games.
MY GUILTY PLEASURE: Putting Sriracha on EVERYTHING
FAVORITE QUOTE: “As long as you can sweeten another’s pain, life is not in vain.” – Helen Keller
IN MY SPARE TIME: you can find me playing flag football, boxing, riding my bike, skateboarding and petting any dog I cross paths with.
P: 949.298.3161 | E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Daniel has brought over ten years of administrative and managerial experience to The First String, where he is responsible for helping to streamline and implement various operational processes, overseeing human resources, and managing vendor relations, new product integration, and special projects.
I LOVE: my friends and family, and my mom’s BBQ ribs.
MY GUILTY PLEASURE: playing with my kid’s toys, even when he’s not around
FAVORITE QUOTE: “There are only two races of men: the decent and the indecent.” – Viktor Frankl
IN MY SPARE TIME: you can find me reading.
Lindsay graduated from Arizona State University with degrees in Business Management and Music Studies. She helps coordinate and establish relationships during the onboarding process as part of the Interim team.
I LOVE: spending time with friends and family, traveling to new places, Chipotle, and California weather.
MY GUILTY PLEASURE: Doritos and Sangria
FAVORITE QUOTE: “Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen.” – Michael Jordan
IN MY SPARE TIME: you can find me listening to music, reading a good book, chilling at the beach, or planning my next adventure.
Matt graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno with a Bachelors degree in Journalism, with an emphasis in Public Relations. As the Concierge Services Manager, Matt takes much pride in getting interim professionals to their assignments as quickly and comfortably as possible.
I LOVE: the Los Angeles Dodgers, Disneyland with my family, being in the ocean, Hawaii, huevos rancheros, iced coffee and reggae music.
MY GUILTY PLEASURE: Hawaiian BBQ and Blue Bell Ice Cream
FAVORITE QUOTE: “When you come to a fork in the road, take it” – Yogi Berra
IN MY SPARE TIME: you can find me sleeping in, trying new restaurants with my fiancée, watching movies, hanging at the beach and daydreaming about future traveling.
I LOVE: exploring and eating at new places with my family and friends, attending concerts and festivals, my dog Cooper, Ferrero Rocher chocolate, and the TV series Friends.
MY GUILTY PLEASURE: eating Cool Whip by itself
FAVORITE QUOTE: “Throw kindness around like confetti”
IN MY SPARE TIME: you can find me spending time with my family and friends, reading interesting articles, finding new activities to do, and watching comedy series, movies, and talk shows, especially Jimmy Fallon
P: 949.574-5995 | E: email@example.com
Adam graduated with a Bachelor’s degree from Brandeis University. He is a seasoned Interim recruiter responsible for building and maintaining relationships with incredibly gifted highly qualified Nurse leaders.
I LOVE: saying good morning to my family every day, sunshine warmth and reggae music, food drink and travel, Boston sports, being active healthy and positive, and learning.
MY GUILTY PLEASURE: Ketchup
IN MY SPARE TIME: you can find me at the playground.
Kylie graduated from San Diego State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. She also has an accounting certificate from UCLA. Kylie works for the finance side of the company.
I LOVE: Italian food, wine, tennis, reading, skiing, watching sports, the beach, all animals
MY GUILTY PLEASURE: wine and cheese
IN MY SPARE TIME: you can find me running on the beach, spending time with family and friends, eating, reading or watching sports.
P: 949.574.5996 | E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Andrea graduated from California State University, Long Beach with a Bachelors degree in Psychology and minor in Marketing. With 12+ years of experience in Marketing and Public Relations she manages all marketing communications, graphic design, community-building, social media, strategy and creative.
I LOVE: my family, friends, miniature schnauzer Oscar, sushi, the beach, wine, whiskey, hiking, spin class and summer concerts.
MY GUILTY PLEASURE: AMAZON Prime
FAVORITE QUOTE: “Have a little faith and if that doesn’t work, have A LOT of mimosas”
IN MY SPARE TIME: you can find me rooting on the Lakers, Angels, Ducks, Trojans and Packers, at a good Sunday brunch, at the beach or sweating it out at a good spin class.
Chrissy has a Bachelor’s degree from Regis College and an MBA from Suffolk University. She has over 20 years of experience building long-standing relationships with hospital and business thought leaders, managed hospital consulting, and product line development. She is involved in the NICU and Perinatal Leadership Forums.
I LOVE: cooking, baking, listening to music (she loves KISS!), walks on the beach, and getting together with friends and family.
MY GUILTY PLEASURE: Sour Cream & Cheddar Potato Chips AND Food Channel until noon on Saturday morning (in bed)
FAVORITE QUOTE: “I can do what you can’t do, and you can do what I can’t do; TOGETHER we can do great things.” – Mother Theresa
IN MY SPARE TIME: you can find me at the beach, wine tasting, or traveling.