It’s not a gimmick or a line to sell our service, it’s the honest truth. WE take your business to heart by treating every placement as if it were staffing for an Action employee. We succeed when we find perfect matches for what your needs are. We won’t be happy until you are happy!
Marianne E. Moore, CPC, President
Marianne has over 30 years of experience in the staffing industry in Portland, OR. She founded Action Employment in 1999. She started in direct hire placement, and still uses those skills to train her staff in the craft of placing candidates for the long term – whether it is a temporary, temp-to-hire or direct hire position.
Trang Pham - Human Resources Generalist
Trang is originally from Viet Nam. She fell in love with the beauty of Oregon that she decided to stay here after graduating from Portland State University. Eating, cooking, watching TV shows, participating in outdoor activities are her biggest hobbies. She also has unconditional love for children, dogs and cats. She likes to help out people because she knows it is the best way for her to become better.
Kyle Travers - Recruiting Manager
Kyle was born on the beaches of Southern California and raised in the beautiful rolling hills of the Willamette Valley. Equipped with a bachelor of arts in international business and a year at Portland State studying anthropology. Kyle’s passions have lead him on a life of helping others, from swim instructor to staffing recruiter. If he is not cycling around Portland exploring new neighborhoods and eating great food, then you will find him somewhere in the forest backpacking to remote lakes, listening to one of his favorite podcasts, and taking pictures of the enchantingly beautiful Pacific Northwest.
Jordan Loustalot - Recruiter
Jordan was born and raised in California’s Central Valley along with two sisters and a brother. After graduating high school she got the urge to wander and set out to discover new places. Jordan eventually landed in Minneapolis Minnesota where she obtained a bachelors degree in Psychology and an undeniable love of ice hockey. The Pacific Northwest is home now and there is nowhere else in the world she would rather be. Jordan is the quintessential people person. Reading, spending time with her family and going on adventures are a few of her favorite things.
Amelia Ralston - Recruiting Associate
Amelia is a Portland native who has returned to the stunning Pacific Northwest after living abroad in Colombia and Panama. She graduated from Boston University where she received degrees in English and American Studies and rowed crew on the Charles river. Amelia traded an oar for running shoes and when she’s not spending time with her family and friends, she can be found running around the Portland esplanade. She loves getting lost in a good book and in a foreign city, yet always seems to find herself in a coffee shop.