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About Us

About Us

Higher education is our specialty, placing top candidates in rewarding careers is what we do.

Our full-time staff includes educational recruiting experts dedicated to matching applicants with rewarding opportunities in all positions within the post-secondary education field. Hire Ed Solutions works nationally to locate the most qualified applicants available.

HireEd Mailing Address

  • HireEd Solutions
  • 3101 W. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
  • Suite 105
  • Tampa, FL 33607

Meet Our Team

Elizabeth Lepine

Elizabeth Lepine

One of the most listed skills on résumés is “an attention to details”. So there’s no doubt that details are important, and that is where Elizabeth shines. Her job is to make sure everything runs smoothly so that our recruiters can focus on placements. When she isn’t setting up travel for clients, she loves to set it up for herself.

Desmond Labor

Desmond Labor

Desmond has more than 15 years of recruitment experience in both the public and private sector, including Fortune 500 companies. He has a passion for photography, which has helped him develop a great eye for talent and placement.

Brad Britt - Hire Ed Solutions

Brad Britt

Brad has a strong background in direct-hire staffing services, and his current focus is on academic departments. His placement record really packs a punch—maybe due to his black belt in Tae Kwon Do.

Rocky Thompson

Rocky Thompson

Rocky has a record of going the distance for his clients. He has been finding and placing top talent in the education space for more than 15 years. For fun, Rocky loves to run, which also helps him chase down great opportunities.

Anthony Thran

Anthony Thran

Anthony mixes his a background in sales with years of recruitment experience, which has given him unique insight and a persuasive approach to placement.
He loves gardening and has quite the green thumb, which helps him grow careers at work and rutabagas at home.

Peter Lugo

Peter Lugo

With more than 10 years of customer service under his belt, Peter is no noob when it comes to supporting recruiters. His love of strategy games and winning personality help our recruiters move forward with placements.

Elise Li - Hire Ed Solutions

Elise Li

With more than a decade of experience in the industry, Elise is an expert in all facets of recruitment and placement. She knows how to push the envelope and get amazing results. Elise is always seeking adrenaline and adventure—she is even a certified skydiver.


Denisha Gwin

Denisha has more than five years of experience in admissions and recruitment. She grew up in Germany with a drill sergeant father, so she knows how to whip great candidates into shape. When she’s not recruiting, she’s channeling her competitive spirit into sports. Now drop and give her 50.


Jill Viernes

Jill finds qualified candidates the way she shops: with great enthusiasm. She’s been a team member since 2013 and specializes in recruiting quickly and efficiently, like it’s the last day of a big sale.


Tony Doria

As director of recruiting, Tony manages recruitment for several different teams. He has experience placing professionals within fortune 500 companies and developing winning recruitment strategies. In his spare time, you might see him cycling through town or gazing around at the great outdoors.


Maria Huerta

Maria has two loves: corporate recruiting and musical theater. Well, also her family and her 2-year-old Siberian husky. Maria has years of experience in staffing and education—and in belting out show tunes at the top of her lungs.


Tevin Watkins

Tevin is a leader. Whether it’s qualified job candidates or his youth football team, Tevin inspires the best in people. He also has years of experience in recruiting nationwide for nonprofit and for-profit organizations. So go ahead and call him “Coach.”


Phillip Crawford

When it comes to recruitment, Phillip knows how to bowl a perfect game. He held a position in Admissions, then moved to recruitment coordinator and is now responsible for placing academic faculty. When he’s not at work, you’ll find him in the alley—the bowling alley, that is.