Executive Senior Partner & Team Lead - Direct Hire
Having personally felt the pain of both being understaffed and making bad hires, Brooke Cadwallader understands the importance of a culture match and the value of bringing in the highest quality employees. Her experience in management allows her to provide consultative, thoughtful guidance to her candidates and clients, yielding long-term, successful placements.
Brooke began her career with a Fortune 500 company where she spent five years in retail management. During this time, she was quickly promoted and consistently recognized for hiring and training top talent. She was also chosen as the intern coordinator to promote an environment of unity among 20+ interns spread across different departments. Her skill in interviewing, hiring, training and managing teams ranging in size from 4-18 members led to her desire to pursue a career in executive Recruiting.
Brooke joined Lucas Group in 2016 as an Executive Search Consultant in the Accounting & Finance practice group. With a focus on the Houston metro area, Brooke sources leading Accounting & Finance talent for mid-sized to Fortune 500 corporations throughout the region. Thorough and enthusiastic, she is highly concerned about the customer experience for both her candidates and clients and ensures a seamless process from start to finish. By helping candidates make strategic career upgrades while finding the right fit for her clients, Brooke strives to make a positive, lasting impact on both parties.
Brooke holds a B.S. in Management from Purdue University where she also held several leadership positions in Delta Sigma Pi Professional Business Fraternity. An avid runner, Brooke enjoys checking out the local restaurant scene as well as taking day trips to explore Texas and cheering for Florida Gator sports.