Our Staffing World 2021 presenters represent a broad range of perspectives and expertise.

Powell founded Essential Personnel in 2007 and is the president of the company. When he started Essential Personnel he had a vision to improve and revolutionize the recruiting process. By using proven strategies and leveraging technology, he was able to maximize applicant flow and meet the needs of client companies. Powell has grown his team of skilled employment consultants and recruiters to over 20, and Essential Personnel services hundreds of companies throughout Nebraska. Prior to starting Essential Personnel, he had experience as an operations officer in the banking industry and was responsible for sales and recruiting within the staffing industry. He has a degree in business administration and management and is a member of various local and national professional organizations.