Recruiting Excellence

Who We Are

Kansas City Roots. Nationwide Reach.

Bell & Associates, Inc. is a proven executive recruiting and staffing leader. Although based in Kansas City, we have a national presence with top recruiters across the country. Our dedication to our clients and candidates has never changed, but our reach has. We focus and specialize in the following practice areas: Accounting and Finance, Engineering, Executive Leadership, Human Resources, Information Technology, and Manufacturing and Operations Management. We provide top talent to our clients on a direct hire, contract, and contract-to-hire basis. Bell & Associates, Inc. was recognized among the Top 250 Best Recruiting Firms three years in a row by Forbes Magazine and is a proud member of the Pinnacle Society.

Our Goal

Our goal is to connect top talent with top organizations. It’s that simple. We remain committed to bringing talented professionals and excellent employers together, providing high-quality results quickly. We strive for excellence, never settling for anything less.

Meet Our Team


Phillip Bell

Director of Operations

Todd Kappelmann

Operations Manager

Mary Gill

Financial Operations Manager

Jodie Cooper

Practice Director

Tom King

Managing Practice Director

Jeremy Misterek

Recruiting Practice Lead

Aaron Swarts

Sr. Executive Recruiter

Corbin Haupt

Recruiting Practice Lead

Robert Beck

Sr. Executive Recruiter

Greg Howard

Sr. Executive Recruiter

Elaina Allen

Executive Recruiter

Graham Severson

Recruiting Practice Lead

Luke Sankey

Sr. Executive Recruiter

Dan O’Dell

Executive Recruiter

Katrina George

Executive Recruiter

Odus Wiley

Executive Recruiter

Monique Nianekeo

Sr. Executive Recruiter

Joanna Lea

Executive Recruiter

Reema Totlani

Executive Recruiter

Alexis Brown

Executive Recruiter

Becca Dixon

Your success starts here

We’re dedicated to your success. Let’s talk about how our team can help your team grow.