About Steve: Steve was raised in East Millcreek, Utah and attended Utah State University. Steve began his staffing and recruitment career in 1989 and entered the healthcare space initially in 1997 working for Patient Account Management Services (PAMS), in Tucson, Arizona. In December 2009, after six years’ with an Arizona-based healthcare recruiting company, Steve started CareNational Healthcare Services with a focus on national Nurse recruitment for the Medical Management segment of healthcare. Steve has held almost every job in the staffing and recruitment industry and now focuses on Client Development for CareNational, Company Operations, Branding and Process Improvement. Steve holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix and is a Certified Staffing Consultant (CSC) by the American Staffing Association. Steve enjoys supporting charitable causes such as the Make-A-Wish Foundation . He is the proud father of five children and resides in Mesa, Arizona.
About Aaron: Aaron was born and raised outside Chicago, IL and graduated from Indiana University, Bloomington in 2004 with a bachelor’s degree in Management. He moved to Arizona in 2005 where he got his start in healthcare staffing after being a top producer with Careerbuilder.com where he had found huge success within the healthcare vertical. Entering his 11th year in Staffing and Recruitment, Aaron is primarily responsible for leading and overseeing sales efforts for CareNational. Aaron is also responsible for the Scottsdale Branch including the West Coast Clinical team and the growth of the Non-Clinical Division. Aaron is passionate about making a positive impact on the local community and sits on the board as the VP and incoming President for Suns Charities 88, raised almost $40,000 running for Man of the Year for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and is the incoming Moderator for his Entrepreneurs’ Organization Forum. Aaron resides in Scottsdale with his wife and daughter, Ava, who was born in January of 2015.
About Mary: Mary joined the CareNational Team in 2015 as a Special Consultant for our HEDIS Recruiting and Staffing Operation. Mary has over 25 years’ of experience in Medical Management on the health insurance side including Case Management, Utilization Management and Quality/HEDIS and Hospital Coding. She enjoys mentoring men and women who have moved in to management positions and enjoys watching them grow in the industry.
About Whitney: Whitney grew up as a midwest girl in central Minnesota. Although she loves the midwest, she felt the lure of warmer weather and decided to experience big city life by moving to Arizona in 2000. She attended Arizona State University (Go Sun Devils!) graduating in 2004 with a Bachelors degree in Business Management. She started off her career after college in retail operations and management with a focus in Corporate Recruiting and Human Resources. Whitney recently obtained her Professional in Human Resources certification (PHR)! Whitney is passionate about healthy food, the environment, and travel!
About Tom: Tom hails from the greater Chicago area. He graduated from Indiana University, Bloomington in 2002 and was commissioned as an Officer in the US ARMY. There he primarily served as a Military Intelligence Officer for a Germany-based unit, deploying twice in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, until he returned to civilian life in 2009. Since 2011, Tom has been bringing military precision to CareNational’s business intelligence efforts, training and leading a Research Team to target top talent.
About Ron: Ron was born on Staten Island, New York, but grew up in Scottsdale, Arizona. He went to ASU and graduated with a degree in Broadcast Journalism in 1998. Ron has been in healthcare for 27 years working for companies such as PCS Health Systems, PrimeStaff/Acclivity, Asterino and Associates, and Wolters Kluwer. Ron has 9 years of leadership experience and enjoys leading the west coast team at CareNational. Ron is married and has 2 kids, an incoming freshman at University of Arizona and a sophomore at Pinnacle High School.
About Terry: Terry grew up in upstate New York, moving to Arizona when she was 18. Over the next few years, she lived in a variety of places including Banff, Alberta, Canada and Jacksonhole, Wyoming, eventually settling back in Arizona. Terry has been recruiting in the Phoenix area for over 20 years in a variety of specialties including Administrative/Engineering/Technical Recruiting and Healthcare. She loves the challenges and rewards of Healthcare Medical Management Recruiting. She resides in Mesa, Arizona.
About Prashant: Prashant grew up in Reno, Nevada for over 25 years before moving to the Valley of the Sun in 2012. Prashant has 10 years of recruiting experience with 5 years being in the Healthcare segment. His passion for recruitment is that he loves to create opportunities for others. Prashant is a huge sports enthusiast (Go Florida State!) and loves to travel.
About David: David was born in Chicago, Illinois and spent his childhood splitting time between Phoenix, Northern Arizona and Chicago. He has over 25 years of management, recruiting and training experience and is most proud of helping others realize and achieve their goals in life. He is passionate about music, and is a life long Chicago Cubs fan. David has a seven year old son named Devin who also shares his love of baseball. He currently resides in Gilbert, AZ.
About Kayla: Kayla was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona. She attended Arizona State University and graduated in 2014 with a BS in Communications. She enjoys hiking, group fitness classes, trying new restaurants, road trips, and going to baseball games. (Go DBacks!)
About Derek: Derek was born in Westchester, Pennsylvania, but grew up in Orange County, California. At the start of his sophomore year at Arizona State University, Derek’s family moved out of the country to Herzogenaurach, Germany. For the next 3 years, Derek would spend his summer and winter holidays in Bavaria, traveling with his family throughout southern Germany and nearby countries. Although he misses the warm beaches back in southern California, after graduating with a B.S. in Marketing in 2014, he chose to stay in Scottsdale and start his career in the Valley of the Sun.
About Josh: Josh was raised in Maine and has also lived in Europe and South America. He has 10 years of sales experience covering Finance, Technology, and Healthcare. When not at work, you can find Josh traveling the world, playing golf, and spending quality time with his wife Elina and two dogs, Molly and Bageira.
About Kevin: Kevin was born and raised in beautiful Baltimore, MD! He has over 2 years of Healthcare recruiting experience and 5 years total recruiting experience. He loves to match up a good organization with a great candidate! Kevin played lacrosse in college for the University of Maryland, and, he is an avid supporter of the Baltimore Ravens, Baltimore Orioles and all things Terrapin. Kevin is proud of the growth and development within the East Coast team at CareNational!
About Amanda: Amanda was raised in Arizona and has lived all over the country and even some parts of the world due to her nine-year career in the Army. After the Army, Amanda and her family moved back to Arizona where she fell into technical recruiting. After moving to very green Baltimore, she began her adventure with CareNational in Medical Management Recruiting. She has over a year of experience with recruiting and is very driven to provide the best recruiting experience any candidate will ever have. When Amanda is not spending time with her husband and two children at the park or playing games, she is out horse back riding or taking pictures of her adventures.
About Erik: Erik was born in Portland, OR, spent the latter part of his childhood in Orange County, CA and attended college at USC. After graduation, he worked in analytical roles with legal, staffing, and insurance companies and a string of call center management jobs focused on turning around under-performing teams. Realizing that his true professional passion is for developing people and organizations, Erik has come back to recruiting and relocated from Colorado to be a part of the high-performing East Coast team. Outside of work, Erik enjoys cooking, spending time with his family, and discovering all that Maryland has to offer.
About Daniel: Daniel (Danny) is a student at Arizona State University, studying Global Logistics Management and Business Communication. At ASU, he is part of the Supply Chain Management Association, Delta Sigma Pi International Business Fraternity and the Romanian Student Organization. Danny’s hobbies include music, traveling, and sports. He has traveled through most of Europe and would like to visit Southeast Asia. He enjoys playing football and soccer. His favorite sports teams include the Green Bay Packers and Real Madrid. Danny works in CareNational’s Research Department.
About Kaylee: Kaylee was born in Southern California and moved to Arizona in December of 2015. She is a third year college student pursuing a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business. She has three years of experience in sales in a hospitality and retail environment. Kaylee enjoys being able to help others, making sure they have the best experience possible. She began with CareNational in 2016 and is a full time student at Arizona State University.