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Chris Russell, P.H.R., C.S.P.*, Owner chris@workcostaffing.com
Owner of WORKCO STAFFING SERVICES and Senior Consultant for HR Consulting Division. Christine has over 30 years of personnel experience. Certified in Professional Human Resource by the Society of Human Resource Management, Christine specializes in supervisor training and complete HR Services. She also serves on many boards including the Help Center, Athens Rotary Club Board and gives lectures on employment to high schools, colleges, civic organizations, etc.

Darcy Hall, Business Development Coordinator darcy@workcostaffing.com
Splits her time between the offices and helps with HR duties when needed. Darcy has been with WORKCO for over 10 years and is responsible for all outside sales and marketing. Her main area of expertise is serving as an information liason between potential/new/existing accounts and WORKCO's in house staff to ensure a smooth working relationship.

Kathy Becton, C.S.P.*, Senior Recruiting Specialist kathy@workcostaffing.com
Kathy has 15 years combined staffing experience from a national agency in Tyler. She is responsible for interviewing, placement and client account management. Her duties also include developing relationships with clients assessing their staffing needs and providing them with quailified candidates. Kathy is very involved in the community and serves on several boards.

Taylor Russell, Recruiting Specialist taylor@workcostaffing.com
Taylor has earned a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from the University of Arkansas at Monticello while on a softball scholarship. After college she worked several administrative positions before deciding Human Resource was her passion. She brings with her a zest for work and cannot wait to help you with your job openings. Taylor serves on the Palestine YMCA board and coaches youth softball.

Darlene Mezzell, Accounts Manager darlene@workcostaffing.com
A member of our team for over a decade came to WORKCO with almost 15 years of payroll and accounting experience. Her responsibilities include payroll, TWC claims, and all back office functions.

Lacey Wilbanks, Accounts Manager/Media Designer lacey@workcostaffing.com
Joined our team after being a business/computer teacher for 3 years. She earned a Bachelor's degree in New Media Art from the University of Texas A&M Commerce. Her responsibilities include website management, graphic designer, payroll, W/C injuries, TWC claims, HR questions and all back office functions.

* P.H.R.-Professional Human Resource Certified sponsored by SHRM

*C.S.P.- Certified Staffing Professional sponsored by ASA