About Our TeamExperience & Passion
Tim McPherson, President, CEO
Tim joined HSS in August 2016. Prior to joining HSS, Tim held a wide range of executive positions throughout the staffing industry with a proven track record integration, field branch operations, outsourced project sales, and VMS/MSP program support.
Tim has been recognized on two separate occasions as a member of the “Staffing 100” by Staffing Industry Analysts. This prestigious award recognizes his work history spanning the entire spectrum of the staffing industry, and his influence on the organizations he has led to increasing levels of success. In 2014, he was additionally recognized as one of the Top 8 innovative leaders within the OnLine staffing market space.
Bill Carpenter COO/CFO
Luke Lindahl, SVP, Operations
Karla Dougherty, RVP Central
Randy Oloffson, RVP North
Randy joined HSS Hospitality Solutions in 2002 as regional manager and holds over 20 years of experience in the hotel industry. Prior to joining the company, Mr. Oloffson served as Director of Banquets and Housekeeping at Hyatt Hotels and Resorts in Baltimore, Chicago, Houston, and Miami. Additionally, Mr. Oloffson served as Hotel Night Manager and Banquet Manager at the Sheraton Tara at Monarch Place in Springfield, Massachusetts, and General Manager at the Plaza Club in Worcester, Massachusetts. A graduate of Western Illinois University, Mr. Oloffson holds a Bachelor of Science degree in hotel management.
Michelle Sims RVP, Southwest
Laura Jean RVP Southeast
Laura Jean joined HSS March 2016 with 28 years experience in the staffing industry, the last 23 years with the largest international human resources capital firm, Adecco. Laura began her career in the industry as a recruiter immediately following earning her BA in English Literature from New York University. In her last position Laura was a Regional Vice President in New York managing a team of focused on winning and growing exclusive partnership accounts. Her customer base spanned a wide range of industries including manufacturing, distribution, customer service and finance. Known for her hands on approach with colleagues and customers Laura is committed to building long term mutually successful business relationships through customized service designed to achieve customers’ business goals.