Meet The Leadership Team

Chad Durden  

VP – Southwest Region

As vice president of the Southwest region, Chad is responsible for all sales, recruiting, and operations for Eliassen Group from Texas to the West Coast. Chad’s charter is to grow current Eliassen Group offices and teams, as well as drive westward expansion by opening new offices to support our geographically expanding client base.

Chad has been in the technology consulting and staffing industry for over 20 years. He began his career as a technical recruiter and moved up through sales, management, and executive leadership. Prior to joining Eliassen Group, Chad worked in the industry at Kforce and TEKsystems.

Chad is a graduate of Texas State University with a Bachelor’s of Business Administration in Management. Over his time in the industry, he has excelled at growing people in their careers and significantly scaling offices and regions.

A few personal details

Outside of work, Chad enjoys spending time with his family which includes playing as much golf as possible with his two sons.

Dave MacKeen

Dave MacKeenChief Executive Officer

Mark Biscoe

Mark BiscoePresident

Josh Nazarian

Josh NazarianChief Business Development Officer

Joe Ventura

Joe VenturaChief Innovation Officer

Tom Hart

Tom HartChief Operating Officer

Anthony Valente

Anthony ValenteChief Financial Officer

Mike McBrierty

Mike McBriertyExecutive VP – Consultant Care/Recruiting

Scott Cordeiro

Scott CordeiroExecutive VP – Professional Services

Greg Coir

Greg CoirExecutive VP – Biometrics and Life Sciences

Peg Murphy

Peg MurphySenior VP – Strategic Accounts

JT Mann

JT MannVP and General Counsel

Kris Kurcoba

Kris KurcobaVP – Mid-Atlantic Region

Tom Renda

Tom RendaVP – New England Region

Chad Durden

Chad DurdenVP – Southwest Region

Todd Butler

Todd ButlerVP Sales and Business Development – Charlotte, Raleigh, and Tampa

Heather Jordan

Heather JordanVP – Human Resources