Managing PartnerPractice: Human Resources
Location: Washington, DC
Great careers are not made by being left to chance, nor by just taking opportunities. Great careers are made by making opportunities happen. These simple yet effective philosophies have been the driving force behind Ann Reiling’s more than 10-year career history in recruiting and have allowed her to make a significant impact in the Washington, DC recruiting industry.
Ann was tapped to expand Lucas Group’s Human Resources Division in the Washington metropolitan area in 2015. Tasked with leading and managing the HR group in the area, Ann continues to build an impressive team of recruiters who consistently meet and exceed the needs of their clients and candidates. Filling manager-level and above HR positions, her team works in all functions and facets of HR in Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC. Ann addresses the hiring needs of her clients by sourcing transcendent talent who can improve operations, cultures and bottom lines. Realizing that successful placements rely on the right timing and the right fit, Ann builds strong relationships with both her clients and candidates, which lead to long-term, strategic placements.
Ann began her recruiting career in 2005 with The Ford Agency, running a full desk and managing a small team of recruiters. Her expertise was in small to mid-sized businesses, filling positions at all levels across industries with a specific focus on legal, not-for-profit and associations while also seeing success and influence in technology, venture capital, real estate and financial services. Ann’s extensive experience in and impeccable insight of working in the DC market has made her a leading recruiter in the area.
Outside the office, Ann keeps busy supporting a number of organizations including SHRM’s local and national chapters, Streetwise Partners, the March of Dimes and the Washington Animal Rescue League. She can also typically be found with her husband chasing her two boys around the house or maintaining their backyard oasis. Ann holds a BA in Communication with a focus in Public Rhetoric and Discourse from the University of Maryland, College Park.