Leadership Team

JoleneJolene Risch, President & Founder

Jolene Risch has more than 20 years of experience in consulting on people related matters. Her entire career has been an exploration of the identification, cultivation, motivation and nurturing of talent in people. After earning her MA degree in Organizational Psychology from Columbia University, she began her career as a consultant in the People Effectiveness Practice at Ernst & Young. While at E&Y, Jolene worked directly with clients to create company-specific solutions for process consulting, staffing management, performance management and learning management.

Jolene founded Risch Results in 2007 after identifying gaps in local companies’ ability to successfully manage their talent needs in a rapidly changing workplace. Risch Results is a strategic, retained search firm offering companies and organizations a unique advantage in identifying and hiring experienced candidates for critical positions to grow their businesses.

Risch Results is a certified women’s business enterprise. Jolene is a founding member and Vice President of Programming for Dream Team Professional Women’s Network.  She is also a member of the Executive Search Owners Association, Entrepreneurs for North Texas and an active board member of the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum.

Jolene resides in Dallas with her three sons. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling and skiing.

NadineNadine Jett, Director of Recruiting

Nadine Jett brings 20+ years of experience in human resources, employee relations, recruiting, benefit management, HRIS, and compliance to the role as Director of Recruiting for Risch Results. Throughout her storied career, Nadine has successfully demonstrated her ability to align candidates skills and culture with the right clients.

Prior to joining the firm, Nadine held various human resource management positions with Young Presidents’ Organization, Cheaper Than Dirt, DA Consulting Group, CRI/Criteron, and Corporate Express Delivery. She is also the President and Founder of The Pink Pistoleer, a company specializing in firearms training for women.

Nadine is credentialed in Mediation by Texas Woman’s University and is a volunteer with Entrepreneurs For North Texas. Nadine lives in Decatur, Texas with her husband and three children and is actively involved in school PTOs, athletic and band booster clubs, as well as serving as Assistant Coach for the Decatur Clay Target Team.

Nicole Stasick, Director of Recruiting

Nicole Stasick brings 20+ years of marketing, business and talent development leadership to the role of Director of Operations at Risch Results. Her professional experience is focused on helping companies grow their revenue, customer base and brand. She supports Risch Results clients throughout the entire hiring and onboarding process by analyzing and understanding the company culture, leveraging industry trends and following sourcing and recruiting best practices.

Nicole brings a dedicated focus to enhancing Risch Results’ presence in the marketplace and is committed to managing all new and existing accounts

Prior to joining the firm, Nicole spent 15 years as the Director of MarketVoice Group. She was also a Marketing Manager for Sprint and the Manager of Marketing Communications for USDATA.

Nicole holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Public Relations from the University of Texas at Austin. She is a volunteer at Cornerstone, Journey of Hope and Brookdale Senior Living. She lives in Prosper with her husband John and two children.

Amanda Ramseyer, Research Manager

Amanda Ramseyer leverages her experience in human resources, office management, sourcing, and staffing to fulfill the role of Recruiting Assistant at Risch Results. Since joining the firm in 2016, Amanda has expertly sourced candidates and conducted research for Risch Results clients.

Prior to joining the firm, Amanda worked in the human resources department for St. Gregory’s University. She was also the Officer Manager for Russel Oil and a Staffing Consultant/Recruiter for Express Employment Professionals.

Amanda is currently pursuing a master’s degree in Business Administration. She earned a Bachelor of Science in business administration from Southwestern College. Amanda is a volunteer for her community. She lives in Levelland, TX with her husband Chris and son.

Kristen Graves

As a Recruiting Specialist for Risch Results, Kristen Graves brings 18+ years of targeted human resources expertise to her role as a Recruiting Specialist at Risch Results. During her career as a talent acquisition consultant, she has gained expertise in employee relations, recruiting, compliance, and building strategic partnerships.

Prior to joining Risch Results, Kristen worked at Cbeyond for 13 years. She has also been an HR consultant for Balfour Beatty US, Ultra Smiles, and DePalma Family Dentistry.

Kristen holds PHR® and SHRM-CP certifications. She is also a certified integrative and holistic health coach. Outside of the office, she designs custom and one-of-a-kind jewelry and spends time with family, which includes 20 nieces and nephews. Kristen lives in Addison with her adopted cat, Gemmi.

Ann Hicks

As the Director of Human Resources Consulting for Risch Results, Ann provides consulting services for our clients on a plethora of topics and issues that impact employees. As the Principal of Hicks Resource Consulting, Ann focused on using her 15 years of Corporate America HR experience to support small to mid-sized businesses for over 12 years. With a broad generalist background, Ann can tailor her consulting expertise to the needs of a company. She graduated from Texas A&M University with a bachelor’s of psychology and management.

Ann created the Magnolia Award – Women of the Year Award for Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) locally and took the award Nationally; alongside her time served on the local ABC Board and National ABC/TEXO committees she won the Tim Underwood Distinguished Service Award twice. She is very active in the American Subcontractor Association, currently serving on the events and membership committees while serving on the Board. She is the President of the Board of the newly formed Association of Professional Women in Construction. In her free time, she rides her motorcycle, knits and travels with family and friends.