Southwestern Family of Companies

Your Executive Search Experts

We are Thinking Ahead.

Meet our recruiters

For more than 35 years, ThinkingAhead has been committed to engaging clients who espouse just, equitable, diverse, and inclusive recruiting and management practices and serving them in a like-minded manner. At ThinkingAhead, we believe that recruiting is not a “one-size-fits-all” solution. Our wide-ranging expertise enables us to ask the right questions, arrive at the best answers, and deliver desired results quickly.

Our Clients and Candidates Trust Us

Our clients value our speediness.

Our ability to identify the perfect candidate in a short timeframe often exceeds our client’s expectations.

Our clients love our accuracy.

We match the right candidates with the right client time and time again.

Explore our Specialties

Expertise to Guide Your Thinking

Leadership and Operations Team

Tim Knight, CPC

Vice President

Robbie Layman

Chief Financial Officer

Laurie Lea

Revenue Coordinator

Toni Lewis

Sales Operations Manager

Meagan Grossholz

Client Care and Recruiting Associate

Jessica Poe

Sales Operations Administrator

Nicole Sayago

Research Associate

Caitlin Coats

Marketing and Communications Specialist

Interested in joining our team of recruiters?

Join Our Team

ThinkingAhead offers a unique workplace that includes industry-specific teams, ethical recruiting practices and an entrepreneurial culture. Our recruiters are encouraged to test new market niches and grow into sales management roles without having to wait in line behind someone else.

ThinkingAhead is actively recruiting for many of our offices and practice areas and always is interested in talking to talented individuals with an interest in recruitment as a career. Apply now to discover the many reasons our employees routinely rank us as one of the best places to work.