American Staffing Association Names 2022 Officers


Randstad North America’s Elliott Elected as Chairman

The American Staffing Association today announced the 2022 slate of officers for its board of directors. The slate was recently voted on by the board during its meeting at Staffing World®, the ASA annual convention and expo.

The officers elected for 2022 are

  • Chairman: W. Benjamin “Ben” Elliott, Randstad North America
  • First Vice Chairman: Threase Baker, TSC, CSP, Abbtech Professional Resources Inc.
  • Second Vice Chairman: Joanie Bily, EmployBridge Holding Co.
  • Treasurer: Jeff Bowling, Curative
  • Secretary: Tom Gimbel, LaSalle Network
  • Immediate Past Chairman: Joyce Russell, Adecco Group US Foundation

“The members of the ASA board of directors are leading professionals in the staffing industry who are helping to shape the future of staffing, recruiting, and human resource solutions,” said Richard Wahlquist, president and chief executive officer of ASA. “The ASA staff and our vast volunteer network are excited to work with chairman Ben Elliott and the board to protect and advance the evolving needs and interests of candidates, employees, customers, and society at large during this time of historic changes in the world of work.”

The complete list of ASA board members can be found at

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About the American Staffing Association

The American Staffing Association is the voice of the U.S. staffing, recruiting, and workforce solutions industry. ASA and its state affiliates advance the interests of the industry across all sectors through advocacy, research, education, and the promotion of high standards of legal, ethical, and professional practices. For more information about ASA, visit

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