Employing the best talent starts by building the best team. At Concero, our crew is fueled by expertise and passion for the industry. Each member uses their knowledge and flexibility to support dynamic approaches and provide clients with high-quality, tailored outcomes. We don’t live by a script, we live for the work we do that guarantees success – for our clients and ourselves.

MEET AMY ARENZ, CEO

As Concero CEO and Founder, Amy has proven to be a fearless yet compassionate leader throughout her career. Her ability to be quick and decisive when navigating challenging situations is a testament to her strong entrepreneurial work ethic.

With over 25 years of experience, Amy brings a broad understanding of the Recruitment Industry with a full spectrum of learnings from her time starting as a staffing consultant in a permanent placement agency to working as a key member of the executive recruiting team.

Danielle Nakatsuji

Vice President, Executive Recruiting
Danielle is known amongst her colleagues as a connector, constantly building relationships with new and existing clients. Her other passion? Her furry friends, including her Instagram famous bulldog, Reggie.

Justin Fox

Director, Executive Recruiting
Justin is a master when it comes to the finest details, especially with his own hair. This Johnny from Karate Kid lookalike is always down to have a good time and is the epitome of our “work hard, play hard” motto.

Kristen Wieseckel

Senior Executive Recruiter
Kristen’s wit and hilarious sense of humor is always bringing joy to the office. When she's not creating meaningful connection at the office, Kristen is watching her kids play sports or enjoying a nice glass of Sauvignon Blanc.

Julia DeVries

Technical Recruiting Manager
Julia leads our technical recruiting team out of the Chicago office! When she's not hunting down the industry's top tech talent, you can find her dominating the pool table or jamming out to the Rolling Stones.

Gina Thompson

Senior Executive Recruiter
Gina is more than just a talented, energetic recruiter who is passionate about the candidate experience and building relationships. She's a pizza-loving, yoga enthusiast who's always down for a good time.

Abby Isaacson

Senior Executive Recruiter
Abby has become an invaluable asset at the Chicago office. In her free time she enjoys whipping up delicious meals, like her favorite pasta with vodka sauce. When you want to talk about Harry Potter, Abby is there for you.

Austin King

Executive Recruiter
Austin's humble and kind personality makes him an incredible member of the Concero team. He’s the type of guy that enjoys the little things, like a smooth Miller Lite and the soothing voice of Luke Combs.

Hannah Roddy

Executive Recruiter
Hannah is always there to lend a hand to her peers. When she’s not looking out for others, you can catch her sipping on a refreshing Mojito or dreaming about another Super Bowl victory for her Green Bay Packers.

Amy Johnston

Executive Recruiter
Amy's confidence and energetic attitude inspires both her co-workers and clients each and every day. It's no wonder she's the best player for her family game nights.

Chris Diaczun

Technical Recruiter
Chris' curiosity and sense for adventure brings energy to the office each and every day. He’s a fun-loving guy who’s always down to play tennis or go swimming, just try not to get him confused with a young Hayden Christensen.

Will Roth

Technical Recruiter
As a Concero Technical Recruiter, Will is exceptional at identifying and engaging the top available tech prospects. When he's not on the job, you can find Will and his snowboard hitting the slopes.

Tyler Knell

Technical Recruiter
Tyler is an experienced Technical Recruiter with a demonstrated history of working in the information technology and services industry. In his free time, Tyler loves spending time with his friends and family while enjoying a refreshing Old Fashioned.

Issy Pelletier

Recruiter
Issy's passion to strive for excellence and build relationships with her co-workers, candidates and clients has made her an extremely productive member of the team. However, she still finds time to enjoy the beach and her favorite reality shows.

Mackenzie Carroll

Data Specialist
Mackenzie brings a hard-working, upbeat attitude that makes her the ultimate team player at Concero. Her motivation and drive is present in the outstanding work she produces for her team.

Mason Gollata

Recruiter
Mason showcases his strong work ethic on a daily basis. When he’s not going the extra mile for his clients, Mason is jamming out to Kanye West or planning his Bucks NBA Finals watch party.

Jodi Vanden Heuvel

Director, Business Operations
Jodi is truly a jack of all trades. Whether it's mitigating financial and operational risks or cheering the Badgers on at Camp Randall, Jodi's ability adapt to different situations is an incredible asset.

Amy Hudson

Associate Recruiter
Representing the Chicago team, Amy loves to play guitar and sing to her favorite Modest Mouse song! Her kind, genuine personality is one of the many things we always look forward to.

Chris Arenz

Senior Vice President
Chris is our plane-flying, Star Wars loving leader. His expertise, along with his charismatic personality, make this former fighter pilot the ultimate Concero team leader.

Emma Salman

Associate Recruiter
Emma prides herself on finding the best-of-the-best in the software industry. When she's not successfully hunting down new prospects, Emma loves to be out on the water hanging out with friends or enjoying a great book.

Smart, quirky, motivated, fun, experienced, creative, and competitive – all words that describe our one-of-a-kind Concero team. Our 25 years of software industry and recruiting experience pairs with a desire to win every day, making us a leader in our field. Plus, we attract the best talent in the recruiting industry to provide clients with the highest-quality services using the most powerful tools. At Concero, we won’t settle for anything but the best –– for our team and our clients.