Alma Sampedro is the Staffing Coordinator II for Goodwill Staffing, partnering with businesses to understand and deliver on their varying hiring needs. Alma earned the Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communication at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs in 2012. She has since gained experience by participating in a corporate Management Trainee program. Upon graduation, she became an effective business operations professional specializing in harvesting relationships and business partners. Alma’s industry experience is varied, servicing companies in Manufacturing, Construction, Education, Healthcare, Food-Service, and others.
Alma grew up in Aurora, but made Colorado Springs her home after falling in love with the Pikes Peak backdrop. She frequently visits the Garden of the Gods and Palmer Park. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, reading, and spending time with her family.
Jim joined Goodwill Staffing as a Staffing Recruiter, assisting in recruiting and coordinating job seekers throughout the Southern and Western Colorado region. Jim brings over 15 years of Staffing/Recruiting experience to Goodwill Staffing. Jim thrives on helping people find avenues to land gainful employment and prides himself on being a resource in their path for reaching their career goals.
Jim and his family relocated to Colorado Springs from Ft. Worth, TX in 2017 having visited many times in the past with the desire to call it home. After retiring from the Military, the opportunity to make this dream come true presented. Jim enjoys personal time with his family, playing drums, and taking his dogs out for hikes along the Front Range.
Martin connects members of a dedicated workforce with businesses seeking qualified candidates as an Account Executive for Goodwill Staffing. Martin believes in fostering long-term relationships with our business partners by carefully listening and assessing their needs to find the best candidate match. In addition to years of business and nonprofit development with companies from various sectors and industries, Martin continues to build upon his business acumen by networking with various community organizations and trade groups, including the Colorado Springs Chamber and EDC and the Senior Resource Council. He also spends time volunteering for the American Red Cross.
Martin’s curriculum vitae includes a MA in Communication and a BA in Political Science from the University of Colorado Colorado Springs. A native Texan, Martin has lived and worked in Colorado Springs for more than a decade. He enjoys spending his personal time exploring Colorado with his family and friends, as well as swimming and playing tennis.
Jessica Lastinger is the Coordinator I / Sourcer for Goodwill Staffing. Jessica works closely with the team to assist with various office needs and helps to source various types of candidates for our job openings. Jessica has strong customer service/ people skills, and she brings with her a solid retail management background with a focus in sales. Jessica relocated to Colorado Springs eleven years ago and takes pride in attending her daughter’s band concerts and her volleyball games. They love the great outdoors of Colorado and enjoy camping, hiking and swimming.