Meet the Team

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    Colleen Gaudette

    Franchise Owner, President and Operating Partner

    Colleen Gaudette is a Franchise Owner, President, and Operating Partner of the award-winning Express Employment Professionals Windsor Ontario office.  For 21 years, business leaders in Windsor/ Essex have relied on Colleen and her team to provide up-to-date market analytics and expertise in employment trends, to assist them in making informed decisions regarding their workforce and workplace issues. 

    An enthusiastic leader who believes in the power of a servant leadership style, Colleen is invested in helping her team develop and perform at a high level. She ensures her team is equipped with the tools needed to grow in their careers and to be successful in meeting both their professional and personal goals.

    In her spare time, Colleen loves to travel and spend time with family and friends. She is a passionate Board Member of the Shosholoza Foundation, supporting wildlife conservation and those in need in the rural villages of South Africa . 

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    Christine Menard


    Christine Menard is a Franchise Owner of Express Employment Professionals London and has an ownership stake in several other Express franchises in Ontario, British Columbia, and Minnesota. Christine founded Contact Human Resource Group in 1979 and evolved that business into the first Express Personnel Services franchise in Canada. Chris and her husband spend their free time traveling throughout the US and European countries.

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    Ben Spoelstra

    Business Development Specialist

    Business Development Specialist Ben Spoelstra began his Express journey in 2023 after a career in finance and sales. A former personal banker, Ben understands the importance of creating long-lasting relationships with clients, building trust with integrity and consistency in every interaction. He believes that having a passion and drive for any endeavor is the key to professional success.

    When not driving business growth, Ben can be found indulging in his love for travel, exploring new destinations with friends and family.


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    Jill Biscan

    Front Office Coordinator and Payroll Administrator

    Jill Biscan has been working at Express Windsor for over 20 years. Her many years of customer service and administrative experience serve her well in her role as the Front Office Coordinator and Payroll Administrator, where she manages payroll, accounts receivable, health and safety and administrative duties. Jill values integrity in all her interactions and is passionate about helping others.

    Outside of the office, Jill is an avid traveler, trekking across North America, Croatia and the Caribbean. She enjoys spending time with her family and cuddling with her dog, Vinnie.

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    Cathy Parent

    Labour Employment Specialist

    Cathy Parent's journey with Express Windsor began 11 years ago, when she accepted a contract position, and she has not looked back since. Cathy currently holds the position of  Labour Employment Specialist and, with 23 years of staffing industry experience, she is fully equipped to help Windsor / Essex businesses find their next great hire.
    Cathy is passionate about family, loves to read and most of all enjoys playing with her grandchildren, in her spare time.

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    Shyla Seth

    Executive Recruiter

    Shyla Seth joined the Express Windsor team in 2022 as an Executive Recruiter with the Specialized Recruiting Group division. With six years of experience in recruiting and both a Bachelors and Master in Business Administration, Shyla is highly skilled in finding and connecting the right job candidates with the right opportunities. She enjoys meeting new people and is passionate about maintaining a good work balance and being ethical in all her interactions.

    When not in the office, Shyla can be found exploring the province with her family or practicing yoga and biking outdoors.

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