Data Entry Specialist / Cat Lady
Erin is a member of our Data Entry team. She has a BA in Psychology from St. Bonaventure University. Fun Facts about Erin: she’s a fairly recent transplant from Colorado, and in her spare time enjoys cooking and taking road trips. She lives with her husband and two very large, bow-tie wearing cats.
Head of Marketing and Communications
Amy is the head of marketing and communications at Parker Remick and is responsible for managing and directing the firm’s internal and external communications. She has worked with global medical and technology companies.
With her keen interest in technology, Amy has most recently worked with The Garrigan Lyman Group, PitchBook Data and Text 100. She has served as the president of the PRSA San Francisco chapter and as the nominating director of the Junior League of Seattle.
Fun Facts about Amy: She loves the University of Georgia (her alma mater) and you may find her on weekends running a 13.1 trail or spending time with her family and new puppy.
Kirsten is a new member of our research team. Most recently Kirsten was an Instructor in the Geology and Physics departments at Western Washington University. Kirsten has a deep background in science including roles at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center and Ames Research Center in Mars exploration and astrobiology. She has a PhD from the University of Oslo, and a BA with Honors in Geology and Physics from Macalester College. Fun Facts about Kirsten: She can carry on conversations in Norwegian about skiing or the weather, publishes research on volcanism and mass extinctions, and is renovating her first home in Bellingham.
Project Manager & IT Specialist / Geeky Gamer
Jessica is our Project Manager for all searches, our IT guru, and generally tries to keep the proverbial jello nailed to the walls and from falling through the cracks. She holds a BS degree in Marketing/Management from University of Montana’s School of Business Administration. Fun Facts about Jessica: She has been a PC gamer since age 7 and enjoys anything involving Muppets.
Business Operations Manager / Garbage Disposal
Adam works on the research team, specializing in core research and leading special projects. He has a BS degree in Mathematics from Western Washington University. Little-Known Fact: For a lanky guy, Adam consumes an awe-inspiring volume of snacks and unattended leftovers.
Jonathan is a partner with the firm. He comes to us with an extensive executive search background from his time at both Amazon and Heidrick & Struggles. Jonathan’s main focus at Parker Remick is senior executive searches within the Engineering, Product, Data Science, and Supply Chain fields, as well as General Management.
Prior to executive search Jonathan was a litigation attorney in Washington, D.C. and Cleveland, Ohio and also served as a Lieutenant in the U.S. Navy Judge Advocate General’s Corps.
Jonathan has an MBA from the University of Michigan’s Stephen M. Ross School of Business, a JD from The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, and an AB in Political Science from the University of Michigan.
In his free time Jonathan loves spending time with his wife and daughter and discovering the Pacific Northwest. Fun facts: Jonathan is an avid rock guitarist with a near-encyclopedic knowledge of ’80’s/’90’s hard rock and heavy metal. He is also a slightly (some say clinically) obsessed fan of his beloved Michigan Wolverines, where he maintains his football season tickets despite the 2,307.8 mile difference between Seattle and Ann Arbor.
Research Strategy & Innovation / Filmmaker
Benjamin is a member of the research team, and specializes in searches off the beaten path. Benjamin has a BA in Neuroscience from Oberlin College. Fun Facts about Benjamin: (a) Benjamin is a passionate filmmaker and the director of the award-winning documentary Survival Prayer, (b) He is building a 16-foot cedar strip canoe with his father and grandfather.
Pat is a member of our research team. Most recently Pat was an Analyst at Goldman Sachs. He has a BEng in Industrial Engineering from University of Michigan. Fun Facts about Pat: He is an avid Green Bay Packers fan and loves the outdoors, skiing and hiking.
A Co-Founder of Parker Remick, Inc., Rob is a consultant with the firm. He advises both public and private companies (funded by the world’s top tech investors) on leadership searches in engineering, product management, UX and design, and marketing.
Kevin and Rob partnered in 2000, as the firm transitioned its headquarters from Europe to the United States where it has steadily grown. Earlier, Rob ran an interior design firm and later founded DecorMarket.com, which aimed to provide consumers with home furnishing information that previously had been available to architects and designers only.
Rob earned an AB in Political Science/Theory from Kenyon College and a JD from the Illinois Institute of Technology. Fun Fact about Rob: Although Rob was a state-champion soccer player as a lad, he’s now more likely to be found playing squash with his wife, Amy, and their children.
Recruiting Coordinator / Data Entry Manager / Company Grandma
Emily is our Data Entry Manager, Recruiting Coordinator to Consultants Alicia Litton, Jonathan Goodman, and Grant Resick, and coordinator of all things communications related. Emily has a BA in Communication from Western Washington University. Fun Facts about Emily: In her spare time she enjoys riding her motorcycle, knitting, and watching indie films with other grandma types at the local Pickford Film Center.
Steve runs the daily operations of the firm and helps lead the overall direction, development, and implementation of Parker Remick’s long-term growth and market strategy. Steve has more than 20 years’ experience leading high-growth service and technology companies that earn deep customer engagement.
From 2005 to 2014, Steve served as CEO and Board Member of Smashing Ideas, a leading digital engagement agency. He led its sale to Bertelsmann / Random House in 2011. Earlier, Steve was President and CEO of Applied Semantics, creators of AdSense software, which Google acquired in 2003. He’s also held CEO, GM, and other executive roles in digital media for multinational companies such as iXL (through its 1999 IPO) and Spin Cycle (acquired by iXL in 1998).
Outside of work, Steve is an avid Seattle Seahawks football fan and when not screaming his head off at a game, you can find Steve cycling around Seattle solo or with his teammates on the Fischer Plumbing Cycling Team.
Associate / Karaoke Superstar
Kyle is an Associate Consultant at Parker Remick. He received a BA in Linguistics and a BA in Peace & Conflict Studies from the University of California, Berkeley. Kyle had a highly successful debate career at Berkeley and continues to work with the team as an alumnus. Fun facts about Kyle: Outside of work you can find Kyle deeply engaged in sabermetric analysis of baseball, rocking the Seattle Pro-Am karaoke circuit or going on foodie adventures with his sister.
Alicia joined Parker Remick in 2014, and is working with technology clients in a variety of functional areas. She joins us with an extensive background executing searches at Heidrick & Struggles, at Korn/Ferry, and as an independent consultant.
Fun Facts about Alicia: In her spare time, Alicia enjoys running; she has completed six marathons and is training for her seventh. Her three young boys and puppy also keep her busy. Little-Known Fact: Alicia is the youngest of fraternal triplets by seven minutes.
Alicia has a BA in Political Science from Lake Forest College.
Data Entry Specialist / Amateur Pâtissière
Sarah is a member of our Data Entry team and helps with special projects with our research department. Sarah has a BS in Sociology, with a minor in French, from Western Washington University. Fun Facts about Sarah: She enjoys knitting hats and scarves in her free time and aspires to begin working on socks, she also loves spending time with her parents’ cats whenever she has the chance.
Logan is a member of our research team. He has a B.A. in History from Columbia University. Fun Facts about Logan: He was a coxswain in high school and coached rowing after graduating college. He is also a lifelong Green Bay Packers fan.
Grant is a principal and joined Parker Remick in 2010. Prior to working as a principal, Grant managed the firm’s research department and helped source candidates for clients including Google, Square, Pinterest, and Twitter. Grant’s focus has primarily been on Vice President of Engineering searches, although he also has experience with Product, UI/UX, Marketing, and Security. More recently, as an Associate Consultant, Grant has helped lead searches for clients including Eventbrite, Workpop, D-Wave, and Sequoia Capital.
In his spare time, Grant enjoys rock climbing, cooking, and is an avid skier. Grant has a BA in Government from Cornell University and a MA in American Government from Georgetown University.
Recruiting Coordinator / Rock Star
Ann-Marie is the Recruiting Coordinator for Partner Kevin Williamson. Ann-Marie brings 15 years of customer service experience to her role as an RC. Fun Facts about Ann-Marie: In her spare time she enjoys playing with her malamute, Deuce, singing in her rock band, or cheering on her daughter’s softball games at Central Washington University.
Mascot / Chief Napper
Voted “Staff Favorite”, Harriet frequents the office with her owner, Kevin, spreading joy and laughter to all who pet her. Fun Facts about Harriet: A rescue from the Whatcom Humane Society, Harriet has no prior training as a company mascot but excels at her position all the same.
Our founding partner, Kevin, uses 20 years of executive search experience, international background and an abundance of British wit to work on some of the most senior searches at Parker Remick. He has led numerous C and V-level searches for clients such as Google, Amazon, eBay, Square and Pinterest. He also leads business development activities for the firm.
Before founding Parker Remick in 1998, Kevin led the technology practice at FSS International, a global executive search firm.
Outside of work, Kevin serves on the boards of the Humane Society and WeSNIP, hikes, and races road bikes. Fun Fact about Kevin: He is a trained meteorologist; although his dream of being a TV weatherman got rained upon, he can still predict the weather with astounding accuracy.
Kevin holds a BSc in Occupational Psychology from Plymouth University in the UK.
Associate / Renaissance Man