Our Leadership Team

Our Leadership Team

Meet our amazing team leaders

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Isaac is an established human resources and search expert. Founder of Scion Staffing he enjoys running socially conscious businesses that help local communities. Isaac graduated in Law from Golden Gate University and studied Economics at the University of Oregon. Outside of work he enjoys spending time with his family, painting, playing guitar, and basketball.

Isaac Schild


Braden is a consultative nonprofit strategist and corporate executive search expert. Braden holds a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology from the University of Oregon. He is a coffee aficionado who supports local art and his community, and enjoys travel and photography. He is a fundraiser for good causes, a mentor, a foodie, and a music festival and film nut.

Braden Busch


Karina is a seasoned staffing professional experienced with all aspects of recruiting and talent management. She has a great passion for finding unique talent, building strong relationships and developing successful teams. Having serviced businesses throughout the Bay Area for over 15 years, she understands how to help companies identify and find the right talent for their needs. When it is time to unwind, Karina loves a good Jazz playlist along side a great glass of wine.

Karina Lozano

Senior Staffing Director

Elizabeth is a talented recruiter who spent ten years thriving in sales prior to working her way up to managerial roles. After graduating from Portland State University with a Bachelor’s Degree, she transitioned her career to recruiting. She has been in recruitment for the past six years. She is a Portland, Oregon native, who knows the local market!

Elizabeth Andrzejeski

Senior Recruiter

Everett is a talented professional recruiter in our temporary staffing division. His customer service and personable direct consultative approach is raved about by our devoted clients and candidates. He is the prior Head of Operations and Human Resource Director of the United States Army Reserve, and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Biology and Masters in Public Health.

Everett Groves


Susie joins the Scion Team with a wealth of experience in higher education recruitment. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology at Willamette University and later her Master’s of Science in Organizational Leadership from Colorado State University - Global Campus. A collegiate softball coach in her free time, dog mom, native Spanish speaker, music lover and an aspiring golfer, Susie is most fulfilled by her ability to connect with others and empower those around her.

Susie Krewer

Recruiter & Staffing Manager

Rebecca joins the Scion team as a seasoned administrative, project management, and People Operations professional, with a background in publishing and digital advertising industries. Rebecca is passionate about providing impeccable executive recruitment support and brings to each search a great enthusiasm for connecting the right professionals to wonderful organizations. Rebecca earned a Bachelor of the Arts degree in English Language and Literature from Reed College in Portland, Oregon.

Rebecca Hu-Van Wright

Recruitment & Executive Search Associate

Sarah is a matchmaker for our clients and candidates. She is passionate about connecting professionals to positions that fulfill them and allow them to share their talents and gifts. Making a positive difference in the quality of people’s lives is one of Sarah’s greatest joys. After completing her Master's Degree in International Service, Sarah made her way to California where she enjoys living on the “sunny side of the Bay” in Oakland.

Sarah Kurhajetz

Recruitment & Executive Search Associate
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Kim is a talented staffing engagement professional that provides exceptional value to Scion clients via her strategic partnership approach and deep industry expertise. Kim is a passionate and talented strategic adviser to companies, organization and start-ups seeking to expand, hire new team members, or engage hiring strategies for larger enterprise. Kim is the prior Partner Development Manager at Netrush, the Business Development Manager for Pro Staff, and in addition is also a lead instructor in CPR, First-Aid and AED Training!

Kim Bartelt

Business Development Manager

Joshua is a motivated finance and operational professional who has spent over five years working in management and program services in Portland prior to joining Scion. After earning his Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from Portland State University, he began working in accounting supervisory roles. He loves the Timbers, exploring the Columbia River Gorge, and great wine.

Joshua Steele

Finance and Business Operations Manager

Elissa is a Senior Executive Recruiter who is most fulfilled when helping people to grow professionally. Leveraging her own career experience to deliver results, Elissa’s vision and ability to nurture relationships leads to long-term solutions and success. Elissa enjoys yoga and hiking and lives with her family in Washington State.

Elissa Dumiak

Senior Executive Recruiter

Tina is a Recruiting Coordinator with a knack for the details, big and small. She brings experience from the hospitality and healthcare administration fields, where she was responsible for running day-to-day operations while also keeping the organizations on track. She enjoys the entire recruiting process and views it as 'Tetris with People’. She holds a BA in English from UC Davis and enjoys hiking and camping with her dog in her free time.

Tina Posner


Ana is an experienced Recruiter with over ten years of experience in search and placement. Since 2009, Ana has led full-cycle recruitment for Startups, Corporations, Foundations, Nonprofits, and Universities. Ana is a certified Teacher and Translator bilingual in English, Romanian and enjoys some proficiency in French, Italian, and Latin! Ana is an active volunteer for various nonprofits and holds a B.A. in English Language from the Universitatea din Oradea.

Ana D'Amore

Search Principal

Emily is an energetic Technical & Professional Recruiter who is passionate about people and processes. Emily earned her Bachelor’s Degree from Gonzaga University. Through her experience, she has cultivated a great passion for recruiting nonprofit talent and has had the pleasure of utilizing her research, administrative, and project management skills to help identify and secure top tier talent.

Emily McMonigle

Technical & Professional Recruiter
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Spencer is an enthusiastic recruiter who is passionate about meeting and helping people, he loves building relationships. After attaining a certification in Human Resources Management, he entered recruiting after several years in sales management. Originally from Louisiana, Spencer relocated to Portland after a decade of visiting family in the area. He is an avid musician who also enjoys film, traveling, being active, and participating in storytelling events.

Spencer Bailey


Full-cycle Recruiting Coordinator for Scion Staffing in our Temporary Division. With over fourteen years of experience recruiting talent at all levels of staff in a wide variety of industries he is able to manage client relationships, providing strong customer service skills and able work in a large team environment.

Rito Andujo-Walker

Recruitment Professional, Temporary Division
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Kaylee is a passionate Recruiter that enjoys supporting companies, organizations and start-ups seeking to expand, hire new team members.

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