Jessica is our Travel Recruitment Consultant and without her help, the travel team wouldn’t be where it is! Her commitment to our clients and candidates is apparent in everything she does and we couldn’t be more thankful to have her on our team. Read on to learn more about Jessica…

Meet Employee Spotlight Jessica Regester

What’s one thing most people don’t know about you?
I played volleyball in college!

What is your favorite food? Why did you pick this as your favorite?
Pizza! Growing up, my family owned a pizza restaurant- it’s in my blood!

What are two of your favorite hobbies?
I love hanging out at the beach with my friends and kayaking!

If you could choose any animal to be, what would it be and why?
Golden Retriever, because have you ever seen one and not smiled?!

What gets you out of bed every morning?
The California sun!

Knowing what you know now, what advice would you give your younger self?
You don’t have to be friends with everyone. Choose all your relationships wisely and don’t stay in relationships that don’t make you happy, love hard without fear, and hug your parents often!

What is your personal mantra?
Be Kind!

When you were younger, what did you want to be when you grew up?
A Preschool teacher

What does your morning routine look like?
Coffee on the beach and then off to work (from home)!

Do you have any pets? What are their names and what are they like?
no- but I want a dog very badly!

What kind of activities do you like to do with your friends or family?
I love bonfires, dancing in the kitchen, and just being together!

If you won the lottery and had a million dollars, what would you do with it?
Take a beautiful beach vacation and give the rest to my mom!

What was your favorite vacation?
Puerto Rico and snorkeling with my family and swimming in Bio-Luminescence Bay!

If you could have dinner with any person from any time period, who would it be and why?
My grandfather, who passed away at a very young age.

If you were to write a memoir, what would the title be?
Jess Joking Around: the art of Being Kind, laughing often, and loving hard.

What made you want to work where you’re at now?
I love helping people and I’m extremely passionate about the healthcare industry. I loved the AHS team the moment I met them

Before working at your current job, what was the most interesting job you had?
I was the Director of Training and a large Pizza Chain. I got to train employees, test pizzas, and create recipes. I love pizza, it was a great job!

What do you look forward to most when you walk into work?
The exciting conversations, I have with nurses!

What is your favorite thing about your job?
I love working with Nurses and Therapists alike and helping facilities!

What do you find most rewarding about your job?
Getting travelers to facilities that are on their bucket list or a location they’ve always wanted to visit.

What led you to a career in staffing?
My father fell ill and was in and out of hospital for years. When he passed away, I knew I wanted to be in the healthcare industry. When I came across a healthcare recruiting opportunity, I knew it was meant to be!

What have you gained from working where you’re at?
Love starting this travel division, it’s challenging but extremely rewarding.