Specializing in Higher Education and Healthcare Placements
Meet Our Dedicated Staff
Beth E. Wood, M,Ed, Founder/CEO
After 20 years of working in higher education as a faculty member, Academic Dean, and interim Campus President, Beth E. Wood, M.Ed., founded and started her own boutique firm, Expert Recruiting Solutions, LLC, based in Columbus, Ohio. Beth has worked in nursing colleges with healthcare professionals all these years, overseeing healthcare programs and recruiting and hiring nurses and other healthcare professionals to oversee various programs in healthcare and other disciplines.
Prior to her many years in higher education, Beth was a health educator in middle schools for hospitals and owned a successful Medical Transcription business. In addition, she worked in the Department of Radiology at a local hospital as a medical transcriptionist for several radiologists. Beth is a masters-prepared professional, having earned her Master of Arts degree in Educational Administration and her Bachelor of Science degree in Education with a concentration in Nursing and Health Education.
She has honed her medical knowledge, business skills, relationship-building skills, and recruiting skills by sourcing, interviewing, and hiring high-quality teams in the colleges where she worked all these years.
Beth knows first-hand how vital it is to place the right person in the right position!
WE WELCOME OUR NEW TEAM MEMBER
DAWN L. WELCH, DNP, RN, NPD-BC, NE-BC
Faculty Nursing Instructor RN-BSN Program at College of Central Florida, Clinical Consultant, Arjo
Dawn is a senior executive with a passion for patient safety, nursing excellence, and transformational leadership. Dawn possesses more than 35 years of healthcare experience, including 23 years of administrative leadership specializing in education, organizational development, and change management.
Dawn brings expert-level proficiency in program development, preceptor, transition, and nurse residency programs. Clinical expertise gained from years of experience with regulatory compliance, strategic planning, continuous process improvement (LEAN), shared governance / Magnet-designated facilities, organization integration, recruitment and retention, and system-wide initiatives. Extensive experience in higher education gained with positions as Dean of Nursing, New Program Director, and Accreditation Specialist.
As a member of ANCC (American Nursing Credentialing Center), Dawn is board-certified in both Nursing Professional Development (NPD) and Nurse Executive (NE).
Dawn comes to us with professional expertise demonstrated in diverse environments including higher education, magnet facilities, community hospitals (less than 100 beds), and large university, and teaching hospital systems (600 – 700 beds). She is well-prepared and highly experienced to find the right people for the job!
WE WELCOME OUR NEW TEAM MEMBER
Colleen brings over 20 years of healthcare sales and marketing experience to Expert Recruiting Solutions, LLC. Colleen started her career in Clinical Laboratory Science, and she sold molecular diagnostics to physicians and hospitals for a good portion of her career. Her most recent position was in Talent Acquisition and Business Development for Southern Technical College. Colleen lives in Bradenton, FL, and enjoys walking and preparing vegan gourmet meals.