Our Team

Our talented team members are standing by for you.

At Charles Aris Executive Search, our expertise revolves around search and recruitment. We also devote considerable resources to ensure that our skills will be expertly put to use in your industry. The majority of our practice leaders join Charles Aris after successful careers in their industry of focus. Their direct experience in your field gives them a solid base of industry knowledge that enhances their ability to understand the unique challenges your company encounters. Learn more about our Charles Aris team members in our Spotlight series.

Leadership

Mitch Oakley Mitch Oakley

Founder & Chair – Practice Leader
Executive Leadership
Diversified industries

Chad Oakley Chad Oakley

CEO – Practice Leader
Strategy & Corporate Development
Diversified

Allen Oakley Allen Oakley

Chief Operating Officer

Greg Harper Greg Harper

Senior VP – Practice Leader
Engineering & Operations
Chemicals; Industrial Manufacturing

Jim Etling Jim Etling

Senior VP – Practice Leader
Finance & Accounting
Private Equity

Steven Stewart Steven Stewart

Vice President – Practice Leader
Strategy & Corporate Development
TMT; Industrials

Jill Jitima Jill Jitima

Vice President – Practice Leader
Strategy & Corporate Development
Consumer; Retail

Sarah Becker Sarah Becker

Vice President – Operations
Fulfillment

Danielle Bowman Danielle Bowman

Vice President – Operations
Human Capital
Organizational Development

Ashlee Wagner Ashlee Wagner

Vice President – Practice Leader
Strategy & Corporate Development
Financial Services

Jody Karavanic Bischoff Jody Karavanic Bischoff

Vice President – Practice Leader
Strategy & Corporate Development
Healthcare; Life Sciences

TJ Deal TJ Deal

Vice President – Practice Leader
Corporate Development
Private Equity

Sean Curley Sean Curley

Managing Director
Charles Aris Capital Partners

Ryan Morgan Ryan Morgan

Practice Leader
Finance & Accounting

Diane DeRosa-Fedor Diane DeRosa-Fedor

Practice Leader
Corporate Development

Mark Sapienza Mark Sapienza

Practice Leader
Sales & Marketing
Consumer Durables

Eric Spell Eric Spell

Practice Leader
Agriculture

Associate Practice Leaders

Derek Gracey Derek Gracey

Senior Associate Practice Leader
Human Capital

Josh Kotelnicki Josh Kotelnicki

Senior Associate Practice Leader
Corporate Development
Healthcare; Life Sciences

Julia Opaleski Julia Opaleski

Associate Practice Leader
Strategy & CorpDev
Consumer; Retail

Jacob Watkins Jacob Watkins

Associate Practice Leader
Strategy & CorpDev
Financial Services

Kevin Stemke Kevin Stemke

Associate Practice Leader
Diversified practices

Rebecca Conway Rebecca Conway

Associate Practice Leader
DEI Manager
Diversified practices

Associate Recruiters

Ryan Krumroy Ryan Krumroy

Senior Associate
Private Equity | Finance & Accounting

Clifton Vaughan Clifton Vaughan

Senior Associate
Diversified practices

Blaine Ayres Blaine Ayres

Senior Associate
Diversified practices

Jovan Dushner Jovan Dushner

Senior Associate
Diversified practices

Bryce Koonts Bryce Koonts

Senior Associate
Diversified practices

Conor Meagher Conor Meagher

Associate
Diversified practices

Lauren Boone Lauren Boone

Associate
Diversified practices

Jacob Sattler Jacob Sattler

Associate
Diversified practices

Jordan Robertson Jordan Robertson

Associate
Diversified practices

Mariah Glynn Mariah Glynn

Associate
Diversified practices

Tory McGough Tory McGough

Associate
Diversified practices

Bryce Kenny Bryce Kenny

Associate
Diversified practices

Devin Williams Devin Williams

Associate
Diversified practices

Micah Wiggins Micah Wiggins

Associate
Diversified practices

Marjhé Johnston Marjhé Johnston

Associate
Diversified practices

Brian Kaylor Brian Kaylor

Associate
Diversified practices

Aaron Boles Aaron Boles

Associate
Diversified Practices

Maddie Benson Maddie Benson

Associate
Diversified practices

Kristoph Lederer Kristoph Lederer

Associate
Diversified practices

AnnMarie Bosley AnnMarie Bosley

Associate
Diversified practices

Amie Supaporn Amie Supaporn

Associate
Diversified practices

James Richardson James Richardson

Associate
Diversified practices

Sahrata Camara Sahrata Camara

Associate
Diversified practices

Connor Read Connor Read

Associate
Diversified practices

Olivia Perry Olivia Perry

Associate
Diversified practices

Alyssa Graham Alyssa Graham

Associate
Diversified practices

Ido Singer Ido Singer

Associate
Diversified practices

Scott Reinecke Scott Reinecke

Recruiting Sourcer

Accounting

Karen Reinecke Karen Reinecke

Accounting Manager

Auguste Janovic Auguste Janovic

Accounting & Operations Specialist

Administrative

Julie Vaughn Julie Vaughn

Office Manager

Becky Boxley Becky Boxley

Operations Support Lead

Tiffany Barr Tiffany Barr

Administrative Assistant

Marketing

Sydney Olszewski Sydney Olszewski

Marketing Manager

Anabella Berti Anabella Berti

Marketing Associate

Danielle Infantino Danielle Infantino

Marketing Associate

Joe Opaleski Joe Opaleski

Editor & Copywriter

Research & Digital Technology

Brent Anthony Brent Anthony

Salesforce & Zoom Lead

Laura (Conroy) Sehlhorst Laura (Conroy) Sehlhorst

Senior Researcher

Charlie Farrar Charlie Farrar

Researcher & Salesforce Support

Cam Roberts Cam Roberts

Researcher

Lisa Dendy Lisa Dendy

Researcher

Tim Cook Tim Cook

Researcher

Brandan White Brandan White

Researcher

Zack Smith Zack Smith

Data Specialist

Human Capital & Organizational Development

Colleen Morgan Colleen Morgan

Human Capital Coordinator

Ashley Davies Ashley Davies

Talent Acquisition Coordinator

Andrea Fox Andrea Fox

NPS Program Manager

Interns

Brooklyn Mounce Brooklyn Mounce

Recruiting Intern

Giovanni Santibanez Giovanni Santibanez

Recruiting Intern

Jordan Liggins Jordan Liggins

Recruiting Intern

Joseph Hamby Joseph Hamby

Recruiting Intern

Taylor Rouse Taylor Rouse

Marketing Intern

"Thank you, Charles Aris, for including me in your recent search. You have a very professional and efficient screening process. It is obvious how you have earned the reputation that you have in the industry — among the very best."

— The CEO of a brand-name consumer products manufacturer