Bios

 

Lewis Worden, Business Development

  • Bachelor of Music Education-Iowa Wesleyan College
  • 20 years as Production Supervisor, Human Resources Manager and Safety Manager
  • OSHA Authorized General Industry Trainer
  • Business Retention and Expansion Committee for the Greater Burlington Partnership
  • Member of Mississippi Valley Human Resource Association and Serves on the Burlington Municipal Band Foundation Board
  • Plays trombone in the Burlington Municipal Band
  • Enjoys composing and arranging music, NASCAR, NFL football and fishing

Jessica Swift, Business Development

  • Certified Staffing Professional (CSP)
  • WRC Certified
  • 30 Hour OSHA Certified
  • ADDS Drug Testing Certified
  • 5 Years On-Site Manager
  • 10 years staffing experience
  • Enjoys spending time with family and friends, her dogs, and entertaining

Jaime Brecount, Account Manager

  • BA in Organization Management
  • CSP (Certified Staffing Professional) in IA Employment Law 2009-Present
  • Risk Control Management Service Certified
  • On-site Supervisor for IPC
  • Member of Mississippi Valley Human Resource Association
  • 10-Hour OSHA Certified and ADDS drug testing certification
  • Enjoys the outdoors, hunting, 3D archery, raising coonhounds, riding her Harley Davidson and is an avid runner

Heather Parson, Account Manager

  • Attended Western State Colorado University
  • CSP (Certified Staffing Professional)
  • Risk Control Management Services Certified
  • Workers’ Compensation Case Management
  • Industrial Experienced Fabricator and On-site Team Leader
  • 15 years Medical Experience
  • Member of Bike Burlington, SHRM and Mississippi Valley Human Resource Association
  • Enjoys bike riding, especially RAGBRAI and benefit rides, art, MMA and high school wrestling and is a proud Air Force mom

Dustin Shannon, Recruiter & Safety/Risk Manager

  • BA in Business Administration and Management
  • CSP (Certified Staffing Professional)
  • WRC (Workers’ Compensation Risk Certified)
  • Triathlete in Olympic, Half and Full Ironman races
  • Traveled to eight countries
  • Enjoys working out, football, basketball, baseball, playing golf and cooking
  • Is active in his church and volunteers at youth camps, bible school and church mission trips

Kassandra Pickett, Office Administrator/Recruiter

  • Graduated with Massage Therapy degree from La James Intl College
  • 5+ years of staffing experience; sales, recruiting and management
  • CSP (Certified Staffing Professional)
  • Risk Control Management Services Certified
  • 15+ years customer service, supervisor three years, team leader two years
  • 7+ years of retail sales
  • Enjoys St. Louis Cardinals, traveling, loves animals, shopping, and spending time with family

Becky Carter, Accountant

  • Attended DMACC and Upper Iowa College
  • Accounting and computer science
  • 25+ years accounting experience
  • American Payroll Association
  • Member Blue Ribbon Foundation
  • Volunteer several years at Iowa State Fair
  • Enjoys boating, traveling, fishing, aerobic swimming and hanging out with friends at the lake

Christy Shannon, President & CEO

  • Co-owned national sign manufacturing company
  • 30+ years’ experience in managing accounting and HR departments
  • 25+ years manufacturing experience
  • Planned, installed and managed conversion of integrated manufacturing system (Made 2 Manage)
  • Co-founded WorkSource in 2005
  • Led the company to being recognized by Staffing Industry Analyst’s as the fastest growing agency over a 5-year period
  • Supports American Heart Association
  • Enjoys traveling, spending time with family, entertaining, working out and is a cat lover