presenters

Jessica Russell

Human Resources Recruiter, Johns Hopkins Medicine International (JHMI)

Jessica leads domestic recruitment efforts and support international recruitment as needed. She is a member of the vacancy review committee. Her primary focus is working with hiring managers to define essential elements for success in their roles and ensuring the candidate pools meet those requirements. She is responsible for managing JHMI’s recruitment efforts strategically to optimize JHI’s spending while continuing to deliver high quality candidates in a timely manner.

Jessica began her career as a recruiter with Prometric. During her five years there, in addition to day-to-day recruitment, Jessica also managed an internship program and worked with many visa related hires. Most recently, Jessica worked at Laureate, where she supported Walden University by recruiting and onboarding many international candidates. Jessica has recruiting experience in health care, primarily focused on administrators who work with local hospitals and practices, serving as liaisons to Walden’s students and medical faculty who teach throughout the world.