Dan Sinas

Bloomington, MN, Dothan, AL, Fridley, MN, Leadership Team, Preferred Risk Services, PREmployer, Racine, WI, Rochester, MN

Dan has spent his entire career in human resources management, working for Fortune 100 companies as well as smaller, privately owned enterprises. He was born and raised in Michigan and was such an avid Michigan State Spartan fan, he decided to attend there. After graduating from MSU with a Master’s Degree in Labor and Industrial Relations, Dan has directed human resources departments in both union and non-union environments, and has extensive experience in domestic and foreign operations. Dan provides hundreds of clients with solutions to their human resources issues, and guides them through the myriad of employment laws and regulations. He and his wife of over 30 years have three lovely children, one brand new grandbaby, and when not spending time with them, he enjoys humiliating himself on the golf course.

Brook Meadows

Leadership Team, Preferred Risk Services

Brook is currently President of Preferred Risk Services.  He joined PR Companies three years ago and has continued to expand the strategic growth and development of our insurance agency.  He provides our clients with integrated risk assessment services, as well as consistent insurance procurement.  Brook has over twenty years of experience in risk management, benefit/health administration, and life and casualty insurance procurement.  Before joining the team, Brook was the Human Resources and Risk Management Leader for a large transportation company for seventeen years.  Additionally, he was Director of Business Development for three years with the world’s largest insurance broker and risk consulting firm.  As an Auburn University alumni, Brook is an avid Auburn fan and enjoys attending Auburn football games.  More importantly, he enjoys spending time with his three children, Bailey, Caroline, and Brook III.    

 

Debbie Dobbs CFO

Bloomington, MN, Dothan, AL, Fridley, MN, Leadership Team, Preferred Risk Services, PREmployer, Racine, WI, Rochester, MN

Debbie serves as the CFO at the PR Companies.  In this role, she has the opportunity to work with clients and vendors and is responsible for the daily management of the Payroll and Accounting team.  As the leader of this team for the past five years, she has guided them through two software conversions, streamlined processes, cut costs and implemented a certification program for her staff.

In 2013 Debbie completed the required certification training and testing for the Certified Payroll Professional through the American Payroll Association.  She, as well as, members of her team, maintain their certification through continuing education.

As a member of the PR Companies Leadership and Executive teams she helps solve problems, meet client needs and strategize for the future.  Debbie is dedicated to the success of our companies by leading and participating.

As they say, “she works hard off the field as she does on it”.  Debbie is a graduate of the University of West Florida and is looking forward to the Argonaut’s first football season in 2016.  Of course she loves Alabama, Auburn and Florida State…..she just likes to watch her favorite “teams” play.  Spending time with her family, camping and fishing are her favorite things to do in her spare time.

Ben Harrision President

Bloomington, MN, Dothan, AL, Fridley, MN, Leadership Team, Preferred Risk Services, PREmployer, Racine, WI, Rochester, MN
Ben has worked in the staffing industry since 1988. Over the years, he has developed a variety of safety and incentive programs for companies throughout the Southeast. Ben has many years of experience in the design, development, and implementation of employee productivity and performance tracking systems including expertise in employee hiring and profiling from entry level to executive positions. Additionally, he has written and produced numerous training and orientation videos for staffing clients and other related businesses. Since 2008, he has served on the Workers’ Compensation Risk Management Best Practices Board of Directors, which certifies individual PEO companies in best practices concerning their own workers compensation processes and programs.
Ben began his business career at age 19. His first official business had two employees and the profits paid his way through college. Ben continues to invest in other businesses outside of Personnel Resources. His community involvement consists of serving on numerous boards of directors over the years including March of Dimes Walk America and Boy Scouts of America. Ben also served as the publicity chairman for the Rotary Club and was a charter member of Vistage (a group of area business leaders) and Wisdom Hunters (a business coaching club). Ben is a strong believer in family values and has coached little league and traveling baseball for years with his son. He has been active in his church, serving as the chairman of the human resources committee, organizing a business person Sunday School class and launching the Koinonia Kaffe, a coffeehouse ministry, with his wife in 2007.
Ben is a graduate of Florida State University with a Bachelors of Arts in Visual Communications. He is married to Rhonda and has four children.

Mary Beth Reynolds

Dothan, AL, Leadership Team, Preferred Risk Services, PREmployer

Within six months of her start date at Personnel Resources, Mary Beth had landed two on-site staffing accounts and had added over 200 positions to the company roster.  She was regularly seen sporting a hair net, ear plugs and smelled of peanuts but she was having the time of her life!  Since then, she has become our resident “woo hoo” girl!  Full of energy and enthusiasm, she is passionate about helping our clients, our employees and our staff.  Employed with PR since 1996, she is now a staffing veteran and can’t imagine working in any other industry or for any other company.  Mary Beth has lived in Dothan for most of her life and is widely regarded as a “networking ninja.”  She uses her contacts to promote the PR Companies, lots of local non-profits and numerous business groups.  When she is not at work,  Mary Beth loves spending time with her husband, their three children and their little fur baby, Maggie.  Mary Beth also loves SEC football, lounging by the pool and country music.

Becky Carter

Bloomington, MN, Dothan, AL, Fridley, MN, Leadership Team, Preferred Risk Services, PREmployer, Racine, WI, Rochester, MN

When Becky Harrison Carter originally founded Personnel Resources, she has one goal in mind – To Help People Succeed – and for the past twenty five years she has been doing just that!  While Becky no longer works in the office on a daily basis, she is active on the board of directors and provides valuable insight into the direction of all of the PR Companies which include: Preferred Risk Services, a commercial insurance agency, and PREmployer, a PEO.  Becky’s driving force is her two children – Harrison (20) and Caitlyn (17).  In her spare time she is active in the community serving the Humane Society and the Boys and Girls Club of the Wiregrass Alabama area and she is also active in her church – Covenant United Methodist Church.

Emily Kahler

Preferred Risk Services

Emily recently joined the Personnel Resources team as a Traveling Recruiter Assistant. She assists with pre-employment paperwork, interviewing and preparing new employees for their first day on the job. Emily brings strong administrative, communicative and customer service skills to the team. Emily grew up in Allentown, Pennsylvania but made her way to southwest Florida after high school where she attended Florida Gulf Coast College and earned her Bachelor’s degree. Emily began her career as an administrative assistant at the Florida Department of Law Enforcement while attending Florida State University earning a Master’s degree in Public Administration. Emily recently moved to Dothan and spends her spare time traveling to new places and going to the gym.