A Detroit native with over twenty-five years of human resources, customer service, and management experience, Rita joined the Staffing Connections team in 2018. She brings extensive knowledge, extraordinary dedication to her goals, and a passion to succeed to her position as Recruiting Specialist at our Opelika branch. When she’s not at work, Rita loves to travel, cook, and watch horror movies.
Business Development Specialist
Born and raised in Smiths Station, Alabama, Candace started with Staffing Connections in 2011 as a Sales Representative for the Columbus branch. Her fifteen years of human resources and marketing experience briefly took her to McDonough before she returned to the Opelika branch. Her degree in Marketing and Business Administration also serves her well as she locates new clients and provides excellent service to existing clients for our Opelika office. Candace is an active member of various charitable and civic organizations including the American Cancer Society, SHRM, and various local Chambers of Commerce.
Senior Recruiting Specialist
A native of Columbus, Raven began her journey with Staffing Connections in 2015 as the front desk receptionist. Raven has excelled in every operational role in the Columbus branch, including (but not limited to) payroll, unemployment, and recruiting. Her knowledge of each area of operation makes her one of Staffing Connections’ most knowledgeable senior recruiters. Raven oversees dozens of accounts for the Columbus office, making sure that both candidates and clients are always satisfied. She is driven by a desire for customer service, total understanding of our system, and a fantastic team spirit. When she’s not at work, Raven is kept busy by her two boys and dreams of the beach.