Lucas Group Announces New Human Resources Contract Branch in Los Angeles

3 March 2020

Atlanta, GA—March 3, 2020—Lucas Group, ranked sixth on Forbes’ Best Professional Recruiting Firms list for 2019, announced the continued growth of its contract HR practice with the opening of a new branch in Los Angeles. Alma Del Toro has joined Lucas Group to lead the new branch.

Del Toro will work closely with Michael Johnson, the Managing Partner of the Human Resources Division in Los Angeles. Together, they will continue to grow their successful executive search team in the area.

“I am excited to lead our team of recruiters to help connect HR professionals to the multitude of contract jobs in the area,” said Del Toro. “Our Associates will help companies find temporary executive talent, project teams to support placed executives, or contract-to hire individuals to help drive our client’s growth.”

Led by Aram Lulla, General Manager of the Human Resources Division, the practice group has excelled at finding candidates with vast leadership experience. With the unemployment rate in Los Angeles hovering at 4.0%, the Los Angeles HR contract branch will connect businesses with a fully vetted network of professionals.

“We are thrilled that we have added our HR contract practice group to the Los Angeles market,” said Lulla. “Our experience in making strategic executive placements will prove well in this continuously growing area.”

Del Toro comes from an extensive background in the recruiting space, having previously worked at Kelly Services, where she closed multimillion-dollar national accounts and led a team of recruiting managers as an Area Sales and Recruiting Manager in the greater Los Angeles area.

“With her 20-plus years of experience in human capital management, Alma will provide resourceful insight to clients and candidates to make strategic matches that will prove advantageous to both parties in the long term,” said Lulla.

As a full-service recruitment firm, Lucas Group’s complementary lines of business work in concert to provide customized talent solutions that span organizational needs. The firm accelerates hiring timelines for contract, interim, project-based, contract-to-hire and permanent/direct hire professionals and executives.

Lucas Group supports their clients with transformative talent for the following practice groups: Accounting & Finance, Human Resources, Information Technology, Legal, Military Transition, and Sales & Marketing and Supply Chain & Operations.

About Lucas Group

Lucas Group is North America’s premier executive search firm. Since 1970, our culture and methodologies have driven superior results. We assist clients ranging in size from small to medium-sized businesses to Fortune 500 companies find transcendent, executive talent; candidates fully realize their ambitions; and associates find professional success. To learn more, please visit Lucas Group at and connect with us on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter.