Senior Partner - Direct Hire
Successful recruiters are able to relate to all types of people and earn their trust in order to make strategic, impactful recommendations. With an extensive track record of placements spanning over two decades, including 15 years of experience focused solely in accounting & finance, Julie Strassel has become a “must know” in the recruiting industry.
Julie came to Lucas Group in 2018 as a Senior Partner in the Accounting & Finance practice group. Partnering with clients of all sizes ranging from startups to Fortune 100 companies, she sources high caliber accounting & finance talent to fill critical roles. As a recruiter, Julie Strassel enjoys having the opportunity to change a candidate’s life while adding value to a client’s team. Diligent and high energy, she has watched her clients and candidates grow over the years, and they continue to return to her for her impeccable service.
With unparalleled longevity and tenacity in the recruiting industry, Julie has thrived year after year through both recessions and strong job markets. She began her career at Robert Half where, for 15 years, she helped her clients and candidates achieve their goals, being a trusted advisor to both parties. While at Robert Half, Julie was a Five Million Dollar Milestone award recipient in 2015 and was on pace to hit 10 Million. Julie’s solid understanding of the industry as well as her extensive experience in recruiting allow her to consistently make long-term matches.
An avid scuba diver, Julie is pursuing her Dive Master certification. She has also been a Volunteer Manatee Janitor at the Cincinnati Zoo since 2012 as well as assists with the Polar Bear exhibit. Julie holds a B.A. in Psychology from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.