ATLANTA, June 27, 2016 – International executive search firm Gerard Stewart announced it has placed Lesa Francis as President and Chief Executive Officer of healthcare workforce solutions company Supplemental Health Care. The search and placement was led by Gerard Stewart Founder and Managing Partner Lisa Maxwell.
Francis most recently served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Staffmark. She is one of the highest rated CEOs nationwide, according to Glassdoor. Francis is consistently named to Staffing Industry Analysts’ 100 most influential people in staffing, and currently chairs the American Staffing Association.
Francis’ placement at Supplemental embodies the growing trend of recruiting across industry lines. A staffing industry veteran, Francis will now lead an influential and growing healthcare workforce solutions business.
“We are very excited to secure for Supplemental such a respected, well-known leader in staffing,” said Maxwell. “Lesa is an absolute powerhouse. We knew with her track record and capabilities she could easily transition to and apply those skills for a leading healthcare company. Lesa is poised to deliver great things at Supplemental Health Care.”
About Gerard Stewart
As an international leader in executive search, Gerard Steward focuses on recruitment for leading outsourcing and professional services firms and senior level positions within the human capital industry.
The team at Gerard Stewart advises client companies on recruiting and retaining outstanding leaders and helps mitigate the risks involved with senior level appointments. The firm has completed engagements across the broad human capital landscape. Its prestigious client list includes firms in staffing, workforce management, human capital consulting, information technology services, vendor management software and human resources outsourcing. Gerard Stewart leverages deep industry expertise and an extensive network of human capital executives to ensure access to leading candidates in chosen markets.
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