Our Austin Team

Vice President

Lisa was born and raised in Waco, but don’t hold that against her!  After moving to Austin, her career began in staffing and she is still going strong after 30 years.  Family, friends and shopping are what keep her going.  Stop by our office for a visit and you will hear Lisa singing at her desk; off key of course.

Sr. Staffing Coordinator

Kathryn re-joined the LeadingEdge team in May, 2016 and was with the firm from 2004 – 2012. She has 18 years of experience in staffing and recruiting. Kathryn Loves collaborating with her team and has a true passion for staffing jobs and helping others! Kathryn also has corporate recruiting experience in Oil & Gas, Civil Engineering and Construction, and the Medical/Healthcare field.She earned her Bachelor’s degree from Texas State University. Kathryn is a Certified Staffing Professional (CSP). She is a member of the Texas Association of Staffing and the American Staffing Association. Outside of work, Kathryn enjoys keeping up with her teenage daughter and volunteering and supporting her school activities.

Staffing Coordinator

Judy came to LeadingEdge Personnel with a background in management through the banking industry. She has a passion for coaching and development and loves putting a smile on your face when she finds you the perfect job. Her witty personality keeps the Austin staff laughing. When she isn’t at work she is taxiing her future Olympic gymnast and Baylor Cheerleader around Austin (insert whit here).

Staffing Recruiter

As an Austinite,  Chrisy was born and raised here long before there were high rise condos and horrible traffic! She has been in the staffing/HR industry for over 15 years and loves meeting new people! In her downtime she enjoys randomly breaking out in song with her teammates and spending time with her husband, son and pugs.


Cece joined the LEP family in 2013 after 14 years of working in the travel industry in a variety of departments including recruiting for flight attendants.  Originally from Stockholm Sweden, she is a self-proclaimed Swexan.  She enjoys spending time with her 2 girls and husband hunting for the perfect pizza.

Staffing Assistant

Jamie loves working with and helping people. She takes great pride in making our candidates feel welcome and at ease when they walk through our door. When she’s not at the office, Jamie can be found hiking and kayaking with her boyfriend and their dog around Town Lake.

Territory Manager

Lisa is a native Austinite and so are her 4 kids, not to mention her Jack Russell Terrier and black cat. She was in the computer industry for 22 years before finding her niche at LEP in Sales in 2015. She is a people person and loves going out meeting new people and bringing in new business. You can find her and her boyfriend looking for the best Mexican restaurant or binge watching Netflix.

Territory Manager

Mistelle was born and raised in Austin but has lived in seven states and is a true nomad at heart. She resides in Round Rock with her husband Jimmy and four kids. Working in luxury retail for 15 years she has a passion for customer service and building client relationships. In her spare time she likes to read and cook and do anything that does NOT involve exercise.