Luna Data Solutions Team

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Dana Jones

CEO

Dana is a successful entrepreneur and the founder/owner of Luna Data Solutions, Inc (LDS). LDS was started in 2000 and incorporated in 2003. Dana has been providing staffing augmentation and turn key solutions for both private and/or public sector clients for over 15 years.

Dana graduated from Texas State in 1994 with a Business Administration degree in Computer Information Systems. Although Dana’s formal education is in technology, Dana has also been successful in managing and operating several investment/commercial properties around the Central Texas area.

Dana’s expertise and industry knowledge has made LDS one of the most well-respected full spectrum recruiting firms in Austin.

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Glenn Jackson

Director of Client Success

Glenn has a diverse background in management, sales, and operations—spanning over 30 years in the Hospitality and IT staffing industry. He has worked with companies like Planet Hollywood International, Darden International and Main Event Entertainment. 

Glenn builds accounts, managers and team members by focusing on outstanding customer service and relationship building. He has an outstanding track record of meeting financial goals while keeping his team focused and motivated. Glenn is a noted startup / turnaround specialist with a history of going into new and underperforming business units around the world and turning around sales, operations, and morale of management and staff with the end goal in mind of making them a profitable entity.

Glenn holds a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Restaurant, Hospitality and Institutional Management from Texas Tech University.

Glenn- has been married 27 years to wife Andrea, 3 awesome kids- Lauren, Andrew and Morgan.  Glenn also loves to Hunt, Fish, Cook and go to 80s Rock concerts. 

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Elena Saragosa

Recruiting Manager

With over 10 years of experience in recruiting and sales, Elena Saragosa offers expertise in technology, creative and executive talent acquisition.

Born and raised in Round Rock, Texas, Elena stayed local to her roots and attended The University of Texas at Austin where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre. She attributes her approach and success in recruiting and business to her unique education in the arts and is passionate about arts education.

Elena lives in Pflugerville with her husband and their two boys. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, especially over TexMex.

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Kassidy Watson, Recruiter

Kassidy Watson

Recruiter

Kassidy entered agency recruiting a year after graduating from Texas State University, with a B.A. in Marketing.
 
Kassidy looks forward to applying her natural relationship skills and 2 years’ sales experience to help others succeed through recruiting.
 
Kassidy maximizes her free time by planning vacations to try new foods, inhaling queso at the local Chuy’s, and snuggling with her 145 lbs. Mastiff, Grizz Lee Bear.
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Maile Rellin

Office Manager

Born and raised in Hawaii, Maile originally moved to Austin in early 2000.
 
She is a fan of coffee, books, traveling, laser tag, and hanging out with her dog, cat, and 8 year old son.
 
Maile's background in Human Resources, Office Administration, Customer Service and Sales partnered with her continuing quest for knowledge make her a great addition to the Luna Data Solutions Admin team!
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Katie Parker

Talent Sourcer

Katie is a recent graduate from Texas Tech University with a B.A. in Dance. New to the sourcing scene, Katie is excited to learn what all the IT world has to offer. She looks forward to bringing her creative thinking to help aid in the success of others. 
 
Born and raised in Cedar Park, TX, Katie enjoys spending her free time with her friends and family. Especially her adorable Pit Bull, Hades. 
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Cheryl Miller

Managing Director

For over 15 years Cheryl Miller has been a leader in the technology sector, building client relationships, providing technical consulting & recruiting services.  Her experience includes full life cycle data integration & decision support solutions, IT service management consulting, executive search and technical staffing services. 

She builds client relationships and drives top line revenue with large and small, public and private sectors customers.  Cheryl holds a Bachelor of Arts from Rhodes College.  She currently serves as the President of Austin Women in Technology.

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Chris Lindsey

Chris Lindsey

Senior Business Development Manager

Chris possesses over 19 years of consultative experience in the IT/IS Staff Augmentation Industry which spans the roles of recruiting, business development, and managerial/leadership.  The entirety of his career has been dedicated to serving the corporate community in Dallas/Fort Worth.  His strengths lie in building great client relationships, understanding the needs and pain points of his client base, and crafting creative solutions to complex problems which most entities experience.  Chris has long been turned to for his background as a market expert related to IT/IS talent in Dallas/Fort Worth and has helped many companies in his market and discipline win the “War for IT/IS Talent”.  Chris brings a sense of caring and a “servant’s mentality” in his approach to hiring authorities and candidates alike.

Chris is a graduate of Crowley High School, and Tarrant County College.  He has been married to wife, Becky for 22 years and they have a daughter, Brooke who is 19 and a student at Tarrant County College currently.  Chris enjoys hunting on the family ranch, golf, cooking home crafted barbeque, and serving in his church and denomination, especially as a Camp Counselor to regional High School Youth each summer. 

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Jeff Brockmeyer

Recruiting Manager

Jeff has 10 years of recruiting and sales experience, specializing in IT, software and design, development, and administration. He holds a B.A. from Texas State in Accounting.

Jeff has lived in Austin for over 25 years. When he’s not at work, he enjoys cooking on his big green egg.

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Michelle Esquibel

Lead Recruiter

Michelle’s background includes recruiting in both college and professional levels; specializing in IT, Engineering, and the creative market. She graduated from University of Texas- San Antonio with a B.A. in Psychology, which gives her a different perspective to help connect with her candidates better.
 
Michelle is an avid animal lover as well as a huge San Antonio Spurs fan. On her free time, she is usually hiking with her dog Bam Bam or hanging out at her ranch in South Texas.
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Kristian Reese, Senior Recruiter

Kristian Reese

Senior Recruiter

Kristian has over 3 years of experience in agency recruiting, specializing in technology, creative marketing, and sales. She particularly enjoys the sales aspect of recuiting, as well as interacting with people, and solving new problems.
 
Born and raised Texan. Kristian enjoys spending quality time with her friends and family, traveling to new cities each year, and is an avid bike rider having participated in the BP MS150 for the past 3 years.
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Jean Janes

Jean has over 10 years experience in both office operations and management. 

Raised in California, Jean earned her B.A. at UC Berkeley in 2006. She served a few years in the Army, including one tour in Iraq.

Living around the country as a servicemember and in an active duty military family, Jean only recently made it to the Austin area early 2015.  She now focuses on spending time with her husband and two sons as they all get to know their new Texan home.

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