Founder, President & CEO
Rob YarbroughFounder, President & CEO
Rob has over 20 years in the IT resources industry, having performed as a business development executive for start-ups and Big 5 organizations, and in the consulting practices for Oracle, SAP and PeopleSoft based implementations. Rob also served in roles as Director & VP of small & mid-sized organizations to expand sales and marketing strategies, in addition to the recruiting and operations divisions of several IT based staffing firms and temporary personnel suppliers. He founded AdeptSource in 1999 and continues to have a passion for the industry and a passion to build upon each year of success. He is always looking for new creative ways to improve on what we do and how we can better serve our clientele.
Vice President of Recruiting & Operations
Dawn WestVice President of Recruiting & Operations
Dawn is a Senior IT Staffing Executive responsible for running day-to-day operations of AdeptSource. She has over 29 years’ experience in IT Staffing and Recruiting. Dawn provides leadership to the sales and recruiting teams, manages multiple large corporate accounts and works closely with IT executives to achieve IT staffing objectives. Dawn’s strengths and expertise lie in her understanding of technology and her ability to manage and direct a diverse team of world-class professionals. She builds strong professional relationships and is consistently focused on quality recruitment and management practices. She has trained and managed top-producing recruiting teams for large staffing organizations, while identifying cost containment operations strategies that have been hugely successfully in increasing service offerings and resulted in the ability to offer better rates to clients. She has specialized throughout her career in filling high-level, hard-to-find technology staffing needs. Dawn brings immeasurable benefits to AdeptSource, in the form of streamlined processes, management, delivery, training, account management, personality, a pure passion for our business, and especially in hiring outstanding people that our clients depend on!
Christi KemsleyPrincipal, CFO
Christi has a 20 year background in leading organizations from start-ups to mid-sized. Her career covers customer service management, leading CRM implementations, executive management as well as years of financial reporting and compliance. She has been with AdeptSource for over 12 years and is a partner. Having Christi on our team has really helped us to bridge any remaining gaps and to provide the absolute highest level of customer service to our consultants and our clients, while ensuring our financial stability is strong at its core, even in the worst of times.
Principal, HR & Finance
Barbara BesharaPrincipal, HR & Finance
Barbara brings over 25 years of HR and Finance operations to the AdeptSource team. She has focused on flexible ways for our consultants to receive the best possible service when it comes to becoming part of the AdeptSource team. Mrs. Beshara cares about our consultants and clients and her interactions with both have always created strong relationships built on trust and respect. Mrs. Beshara remains instrumental in the ongoing development of increasing our service offerings for our consultants and employees, as well as in making it as seamless as possible to work with our clients.
Director, Business Development
Ken KegelDirector, Business Development
Ken brings 20 years of Account Management, strategic relationship building and IT staffing experience and has held titles at previous organizations such as Account Executive, Business Development Manager, Consultant and Sr. Sales Executive. He has a consistent track record of partnering successfully with clientele to ensure the selection and deployment of high caliber staff for specialized projects. Ken has a customer focused mentality and has earned the trust of his client base by providing solid leadership and direction to his clients’ staffing initiatives, while strategically looking out for potential issues and making every effort to solve them before they become problems. His proactive approach has resulted in decreased stress and a measurable increase in ROI for his clients. He is especially knowledgeable in the biotech and pharmaceutical industries. He has provided niche talent to start-up and Fortune 500 companies across the US, as well as internationally.
Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist
Nikki SprovieroSenior Talent Acquisition Specialist
Nikki Sproviero brings over 16 years of professional experience in the Staffing and IT Recruiting industry. She has a broad background in recruiting including successfully sourcing a diverse range of applicants, qualifying, interviewing, networking, salary negotiation, relationship and account management as well as branch operations management. She is very passionate about this industry and brings integrity and professionalism to the IT recruiting field. She cares about her consultants and always provides exceptional customer service to our clients and consultants. She specializes in hard-to-fill contract, contract-to-hire, and permanent placements in the IT industry. She is an expert recruiter, known for her energetic and positive attitude combined with excellent judgment skills for hiring the best employees for any given job.
Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist
Judy TownsenSenior Talent Acquisition Specialist
Judy is a successful IT Recruiter who supports clients by filling a wide variety of technology staffing needs while making excellent business decisions regarding submittals. She has performed dual functions of Account Management and Recruiting. With a keen focus on quality, she continuously maintains a large, active queue of high-caliber candidates by consistently performing both technical and personality assessments on potential candidates. She coordinates submittals and interviews with candidates and clients, coaches candidates on interview techniques, and makes a tedious screening process look easy. She is highly organized and has excellent written and verbal communication skills. She brings a passion to her work every day along with a sense of humor and exceptional interpersonal skills. She has garnered loyalty and outstanding reviews from candidates.
Business Development Manager
Kyle WestBusiness Development Manager
Kyle is a detail-oriented individual with a passion for the IT industry and serving his clients. He understands the process of navigating through an organization, identifying decision makers and uncovering their IT staffing needs. He effectively and concisely demonstrates to those individuals the value of AdeptSource’s services. Utilizing a mix of sales, relationship management, and strategy, he assesses all presented opportunities for their potential to create long-term value to his clients. Understanding the fundamental drivers of the IT industry and the business of AdeptSource’s customers is also critical to his role. Kyle brings a deep insight on how to build and maintain strong relationships. With the help of his AdeptSource team members, he goes to great lengths to exceed the expectations of his clients. Kyle’s areas of focus include the Insurance, Financial Services, and Banking industries.
Business Development Manager
Chase ChapmanBusiness Development Manager
Chase is a consummate sales professional with over 4 years experience in delivering exceptional service to his clients. Chase utilizes his strengths to build long lasting business relationships by exceeding his clients expectations. He has a passion to help educate, provide tangible industry specific knowledge, and work diligently for his clients throughout their search for the best IT resources. He has complete confidence in his abilities as well as the AdeptSource Team to provide the very best client support and follow through to solidify himself as a trusted and valued business asset to any IT decision maker while also providing a seamless process from first contact to hire. Chase has an extensive knowledge and background in the Oil and Gas, renewable energy, and manufacturing industries.
Derek MelloAccount Manager
With over 6 years of industry experience, Derek focuses on large account development and maintenance. He prides himself in understanding not only his client’s environment and their staffing needs but how the two work together for a successful partnership. With his AdeptSource Team behind him, he exceeds his customer’s expectations in execution and delivery. He is always aiming to deliver top quality talent in a timely manner. Derek also maintains a keen focus on his client’s bottom line, while delivering the solutions he creates.
Brandon HittleResource Manager
As Resource Manager, Brandon performs the essential and demanding role of coordinating all interviews, onboarding new hires, extending contracts, keeping our internal online systems updated, interfacing with Consultants, and numerous other functions. His keen attention to detail keeps daily functions running smoothly at AdeptSource. Prior to AdeptSource, Brandon had a 20 year career as a police officer and made a career change when he joined us over 4 years ago. He brings a sense of humor combined with strong moral character to our company, along with very strong organizational skills.
Shannon DengesPayroll Administrator
With over 10 years in Payroll and HR support Shannon brings experience and dedication to our team. Using her expertise to support the back office with a variety of tasks makes things flow easily and transition nicely. Crossing every “T” and dotting every “I” makes Shannon’s attention to detail a high valued asset to our team.
Meet the AdeptSource Team
“We believe that an organization is only as strong as the team of people that work for it and that a team is only as strong as the weakest link.”