Auburn/Opelika Staff

Amanda Long

Amanda Long

Branch Manager

ALong@staffing-connections.com

From Opelika, Amanda began her journey with Staffing Connections in 2016 as a Staffing Assistant. She was recruited by our company because of her superior organizational skills and detail orientation. As she progressed with our organization, these skills combined with a developing overall knowledge of operations and a highly dynamic customer service skill set Amanda was rewarded seen as best qualified for her current position as Branch Manager. Her dynamic work ethic and self-governing policy of honesty, respect for others and integrity in our dealings with employees and clients, only serves to solidify our decision of promotion. Aside from these personal standards, Amanda has over 20 years of customer service experience, with 16 of those years spent in the Banking arena. She has been married to Phillip since 2004. They have two children. When not at work she enjoys spending time with her family. 

Candace Boyett

Candace Boyett

Business Development

CBoyett@Staffing-Connections.com

This home-grown, Smith’s Station resident began her journey with Staffing Connections in May of 2011 as a Sales Representative in the Columbus Market area. Company need and her fifteen years of HR and Marketing experience took her on a brief tour to our Atlanta market only to return to our Opelika Market location as the Business Development Manager. Her Associates Degree in Marketing and Business Administration serves her well as she continues to locate and provide unique service to a variety of business throughout the Auburn/Opelika market and along the I-85 corridor to LaGrange/Hogansville. Her service and dedication to the company and her clients is beyond reproach. She is an active member of the community and various charitable and civic organizations to include The American Cancer Society, SHRM and The Opelika and Valley/Chambers County, Chambers of Commerce.

Rita Underwood

Rita Underwood

Recruiting Specialist

Runderwood@staffing-connections.com

A Detroit native with 14 years in HR and over 25 years in Customer Service and Management, Rita comes to Staffing Connections loaded with extraordinary experiences to complete our recruiting pool. Being a Libra, she is a very creative and artistic individual and believes in imbedding those characteristics in client partnerships as well as with her team in task and goal empowerment.  Development, growth and a passion to succeed are just some of the tools she displays, with her team, on a daily basis.   Rita’s quiet time includes traveling, cooking and watching horror movies.

Tabitha Griffin

Tabitha Griffin

Staffing Assistant

Tgriffin@staffing-connections.com

Tabitha calls Opelika home now, but hails from the metropolis of Goodwater, Ala., and has a passion for working with, and in, the public domain. She is a most recent and welcome addition to our staff at the Opelika location. Her more than 15 years of customer service, administrative and supervisory experience, more than qualifies her for the general Staffing Assistant position duties at Staffing Connections. A true Woman of God, Tabitha is happily married to one of His Ministers and has been blessed with three amazing children, spread out in college, high school and day care. She is three times blessed… Outside of her dedication to Staffing Connections, she leads a dedicated life of serving her Church, cooking and spending time with her family. Another love of her life has to do with a certain Alabama University that has been known for its Tide of Crimson to Roll and Roll..…