Executive Team

Alison Franks

Founder, Owner and Senior Recruiter

Expertise: The Recruiting Guru

Alison not only rocks it at GEM, she lives life to its fullest at a rock concert or two each year. Beginning her recruiting career in the late ’80s and racking up more than 20 years of global recruiting experience for organizations of all sizes and in a broad spectrum of positions, Alison decided it was time to do recruiting her way.

GEM Resourcing’s proprietary recruiting methodology was developed from Alison’s experience building world-class recruiting teams at other firms. Her high ethical standards and personal dedication to providing the best service to her clients and candidates is complemented by her incredible energy, passion and emphasis on creating a fun working environment for the GEM team. When not building her business you can find Alison hanging out with her two boys and enjoying time with friends and family.

Maureen Moné

Vice President, Operations & Senior Recruiter

Expertise: Consulting Services, Energy & Utilities, Healthcare, Supply Chain & Logistics

Maureen is an 11-year GEM veteran. Having earned her stripes managing large teams and projects in the corporate world across a variety of industries and roles- direct sales, manufacturing, automotive, equipment, steel, health food distribution, and even greeting cards to name a few- Maureen brings invaluable experience and knowledge to the GEM team. Maureen’s favorite part of her job is matching the right candidate with the right opportunity and watching her placements flourish in their careers.

When not giving her all to GEM, Maureen is an active community member that is always willing to lend a helping hand.

Louise Doege

Senior Recruiter

Expertise: Consulting & Financial Services, Energy & Utilities, Marketing & Communications, Technology, Virtual Talent

Louise lives by the mantra from Peter Sotese, “Integrity is not a sometime thing, it’s an all the time thing”. Accompanied by a strong “Sixth Sense,” persistent personality and insightful people skills, it’s no surprise Louise found her calling in recruiting. She thrives on helping clients hire great people and grow their businesses, while helping candidates reach their career goals.

Louise, along with her husband and son, love to travel the world, do CrossFit, camp, learn new languages, experience new cultures, and just be together. She is a concert violinist that serves on the Board of Directors for the Parker Symphony, while also playing in the Parker Symphony and a quartet.

Lisa Villa

Senior Recruiter

Expertise: Financial Services, Marketing & Communication, Supply Chain & Logistics, Sales, Virtual Talent

Having been a Director of Finance of the Northern California Region for the University of Phoenix, a Business Development Manager for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, and an Accountant in the Real Estate industry, Lisa knows her stuff. She’s a seasoned recruiter that uses her desire to help candidates find their perfect opportunity, “when it all comes into perfect alignment- it just rocks!”

Lisa likes to horse around- literally. She loves riding horses and any animals she meets.

Katie Hamerstadt


Expertise: Consulting & Financial Services, Energy & Utilities, Marketing & Communications

Katie’s personality is symbolic of a great recruiter- the love of meeting new people, the enjoyment of building relationships mixed with an optimistic, easy going personality and a “bring it on” competitive drive. Katie enjoys the variety of people she encounters on a daily basis as well as the ability to build lasting relationships and provide exciting opportunities to so many people.

Eva Mastoras


Expertise: Marketing & Communications, Sales, Technology

Eva’s always happy and fun personality makes a lasting impression on people. Her background and disposition along with her ability to build relationships and want of help people makes Eva another valuable member of the GEM team.

Suzy Voss-Clark


Expertise: Marketing & Communications, Sales, Technology


Audrey Sorensen

Business Development Manager

Expertise: Relationship Management

A people person, Audrey has always been drawn to customer facing roles. She particularly enjoys building relationships and working to help people achieve goals, which makes working at GEM her ideal job. Clients and candidates alike (including all of us here at GEM) are energized by Audrey’s optimistic, super charged, positive attitude. She works hard to ensure clients and placements are always happy!

Audrey has a love of cooking and reading. She and her husband enjoy taking hikes with their equally energetic puppy.