Our Team is Our Family

Our culture is one of openness and inclusion. We work hand-in-hand across departments without any rigid barriers or bureaucracy. We're all friends, sharing laughs and stories just as much as trading professional advice and solution ideas. Our team is our family.

We Live and Work in a Giving Economy

Giving back is a quality we live every day. We believe that generosity and gratitude are essential to healthy, happy, and productive communities both inside and outside of the workplace. We invest in our employees. We cherish our clients. And we donate to organizations that share our values. We think of the work we do as part of a giving economy filled with abundance.

Sequent Team

"At Sequent, I get to do my best work every day."

Thanks to our internal composition of talent and chemistry of personalities, we have a unique ability to cultivate the most creative and scalable solutions for our clients. We each bring unique perspectives and ideas to our thriving ecosystem. Together, we make magic happen.

All For One, And One For All

All For One, And One For All

Sequent is a place where everyone has an opportunity to challenge themselves to grow their skills and advance their careers. The "work hard, play hard" mantra may be silly but it's true. We adore working with one another and love seeing our colleagues learn and grow.

Stewards of Sequent

Joe Cole

Joe Cole

Joe has been part of Sequent’s senior management team since 2002 and brings over 25 years of experience in business and entrepreneurial ventures. In his leadership role with Sequent’s business development team, and as a regional director, Joe’s extensive knowledge of the Professional Employer Services (PES) industry and the complex facets of the HR outsourcing industry serve him well in developing relationships and serving as a strategic business partner with clients. 

Carl Draves

Carl Draves

Carl is responsible for identifying and driving process improvement, and ensuring measurement and accountability within our Human Resources Service Center. He's honed the company's capabilities that lead to our commitment to excellence in service delivery. He brings over twenty five years of business experience to our clients.

Brent King

Brent King

Brent has nearly two decades of experience helping companies take care of their people. In his business development role he works closely with many of our new business owners and executives to introduce the concept of outsourcing human resources to help align employees with the company's overall long-term goals. Brent works with a wide range of businesses across many industries to help them contain costs, increase productivity, reduce liability, and attract, retain and align talent.


Carla Cole

Carla has extensive experience in learning and organizational development, building high performance teams and staffing. She also has led technology implementation and process change in healthcare, banking, finance, insurance, manufacturing, and distribution. Carla’s commitment sets a high bar for increased profitability and client delight.


Mark Pringle

Mark supports Sequent and our client companies with strategy, benefits, building cultures, executive leadership, process improvement, organizational development and general human resource operations.  

Lauren Harris

Lauren Harris

Lauren is a results-oriented, performance driven training and change management professional. Her strengths are in instructional design, train-the-trainer, and change management facilitation. Lauren has an M.A. in Industrial-Organizational Psychology from Xavier University and a B.A. in psychology from Agnes Scott College. A member of ASTD since 2010 and SIOP member since 2009, Lauren has been a compliment and asset to the Sequent consulting team since 2012.


Julie Altenberger

Julie works in the Benefits Department, helping our clients get the most out of their medical, dental, vision and other benefit plans. She is dedicated to helping employees become more knowledgeable, confident and comfortable using their benefits. Her work also includes working with vendors for the various plans provided. 

Sean Doran

John LaMotta

John Specializes in the acquisition and placement of HR and Recruiting Professionals, Project Managers, C-Level/Senior Information Technology Executives, and IT Professionals (SDLC, Infrastructure). With 20 years of experience in full life cycle recruiting, placements, and business development, John has built professional relationships with some of the region’s best known companies, higher education, and public sector organizations.

Meet the Team

If you'd like to meet our team and get to know us better, all you need to do is ask. We look forward to meeting you soon.

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