Meet The Team
Boise is unique. We live here, we work here, we love it here. Here’s our team.
PRESIDENT AND MANAGING PARTNER
Stephanie Parker is the founder and managing partner of TalentSpark. After 20 years of recruiting experience, she still hasn’t lost her “spark” for matching great people with great jobs. She has her undergraduate degree from the University of Oregon (Go Ducks) and her graduate degree in Industrial Organizational Psychology from Kansas State. Stephanie enjoys the science of selection and has expertise in personality assessments. She is certified in Hogan Assessments (the only assessment legally validated for selection) and Myers-Briggs Type Indicator® (MBTI®) personality inventory. She loves helping clients make better hiring decisions through the use of data and designing rigorous selection systems.
PARTNER AND CLIENT RELATIONS
Allison “Allie” Cunningham is TalentSpark's VP of Client Relations and managing partner. She has 15 years of recruiting experience in pharma, healthcare and engineering including time with several Fortune 500 companies. She is a self-professed "recruiting nerd" with expertise in market research and finding unique, hard-to-find talent. Allie is a Colorado native, former Division 1 track athlete and graduate of the University of Colorado (Go Buffs). Allison recently moved back to Boise from Chicago to be closer to family and the foothills.
Lauren Terry is a recruiter and account manager for TalentSpark. Lauren has recruited in healthcare, IT and the public sector. She is a San Diego native and a graduate of the University of Idaho (Go Vandals). Lauren is a passionate recruiting partner who seeks to understand what makes an organization unique and create exceptional experiences for clients and candidates alike.
Jolie Allred is TalentSpark’s recruiter and account manager. She’s a Boise State University (Go Broncos) alum. Jolie was instrumental in the execution of two recent hiring projects for TalentSpark, including the hiring of 100 sales professionals nationwide and a major expansion program for the largest health insurance provider in Idaho.