Meet The Team

We strive to nurture an inclusive culture where differences are valued and employees feel comfortable bringing their authentic, whole selves to work. We believe that business can be a powerful platform for social change and our higher purpose is to use our business as a force for good. We are on a long-term journey to learn about ourselves, and improve how we work and how we can be more intentional in our efforts to improve diversity, equity and inclusion within our own company and with our clients.

Peggy Shell

(she/her/hers)
Founder & CEO

Can’t find enjoyment in an interaction with Peggy? Seek professional help. She is our guiding light, fearless leader and the only one among us who has the mad skills (and guts) to do the worm.

Chuck McCoy

Senior Partner, Tech Managing Director

I dare you to find a nicer person than Chuck. Luckily for us, Chuck loves building small companies and he’s doing that right here at CA.

Frank Milianti

CoPro Managing Director

Frank is a combination of all the best. He balances his easy-going ways, ability to say calm in any storm and signature ball cap attire with focus, dedication and inspiring leadership.

Adam York

Senior Technical Recruiter

Adam is a connector. Professionally and personally, he loves bringing people together and creating a sense of community. With his genuine and approachable mannerisms, it’s clear why he is so good at it.

Alexis Palmer

(she/her/hers)
CoPro Recruiter

Alexis believes that attitude is everything. She adds a level of positivity and curiosity to her recruiting experience that’s perfect for pairing great opportunities with great people.

Alison Peterson

(she/her/hers)
CoPro Client Service Director

Alison loves any opportunity to be a positive role model, whether it’s supporting, coaching and developing her team, or creating initiatives that increase diversity and inclusion at all levels.

Andrew Bryson

(he/him/his)
CoPro Recruiter

Andrew can do it all, and here at CA, he’s pretty much rocked just about every function, from recruiting to operations to content creation. How lucky are we!?

Angie Bryan

(she/her/hers)
CoPro Recruiter

Known as Mama Bear, Angie will always find a way to support someone who needs it, personally or professionally.

Chisty Cope, recruiter

Christy cope

(she/her/hers)
Senior Technical Recruiter

With 30 years of experience in recruiting and HR for both startups and Fortune 500 companies, Christy has a wealth of knowledge needed to guide any situation.

Courtney Ogren

(she/her/hers)
Director of Operations

Courtney keeps us all in line, saves us when we’re in need, provides comic relief, and most importantly, keeps the engine of our business running like a well-oiled machine. Maybe her title should be “Director Mom.”

Danielle Octavi

(she/her/hers)
Senior CoPro Recruiter

Danielle LOVES recruiting and finds it so rewarding to connect great people to great roles and organizations. Luckily, we deal in awesomeness here, so there’s lots of that.

Dee Ryan

Technical Client Service Director

With Dee’s grounding presence, kindness, competence, and years of experience, you always know everything is going to work out.

Eric Schmid

Technical Recruiter

Heading to the UK for a high school year abroad and visiting 7 European countries, Eric developed his self-sufficiency early and it motivated his move from the Midwest to CA here in Boulder.

Hadley Solomon

(she/her/hers)
Senior Technical Recruiter

Whether helping companies grow, trekking across Nepal for a month, or spending a summer performing in a singing and dancing show, Hadley is always bee-lining it toward a good challenge.

Jill Hunziker

CoPro Recruiter

Jill is a woman of few words and enormous output. Her knack for creating and supporting cohesive teams is immediately evident in how much quality work she accomplishes in a short time.

Kat Stefanski

Senior CoPro Recruiter

Whether she’s taking on the adventure of life or the adventure of recruiting, Kat is at the ready with kindness, curiosity and a real desire to create something great.

Kyle Wilmot

Technical Client Service Director

Kyle is the calmest sports-loving farmer from Wyoming you’ll ever meet. He puts everyone at ease, and if you look for a definition of “steady and dependable” you’ll see his picture.

Leah Haney

(she/her/they)
CoPro Recruiter

Owning more gnomes than shoes, Leah greets the world with a wide smile, open heart and big sense of adventure, especially when it comes to creating and learning.

Lori Obert

CoPro Recruiter

Lori’s trips to the grocery store go beyond shopping for provisions. She feels a sense of pride when she sees the many successful natural food brands that she’s been able to help grow.

Mike Feldkamp, recruiter

Mike FeldKamp

(he/him/his)
Senior Technical Recruiter

You can count on Mike to bring great ideas to a conversation, and creative solutions to a challenge, not to mention the best musical match for the moment.

MJ McCoy

(she/her/hers)
Senior CoPro Recruiter

From traveling to beautiful, unknown places by bike to taking on the New York Times crossword puzzle every day, MJ loves adventure, especially the adventure of solving complex problems.

Natale Wallis

(she/her/hers)
CoPro Client Service Director

This lover of John Denver is a certified Stress & Rescue Diver (landlocked in Colorado). She sure does dive in to rescue our clients when they have a challenging search, so we’re glad she got the certification.

Nicole Campos

Senior Technical Recruiter

Want ideas for a good restaurant? Nicole is your person. Likewise, if you’re growing a company at breakneck speed and need a recruiter who can lead you through any opportunity or challenge without batting an eye.

Pam McCoy

PAM MCCOY

CoPro Recruiter

Pam’s love of experiencing cultures different from her own, and the strong work ethic she learned from her parents after immigrating to the U.S., add to her success in people operations and recruiting.

Patrick Woods

Patrick Woods

(he/him/his)
Director of Finance + Recruiter

We’re not sure if it’s a crystal ball or immensely complex spreadsheets that do the trick, but Patrick brings financial clarity and strategic decision making to every step of our business.

Shenna Fitzgerald

(she/her/hers)
Marketing Director

Starting her day with a two-hour bike commute, Shenna somehow comes into work full of energy and a joyful approach to everything that comes her way.

Talia Worth

(she/her/hers)
Operations Assistant

Talia wins the award for the most projects in the works at once, and she rocks them all. Not surprising, given that she mastered the art of walking backward without having to peek as a tour guide in college.

Triza Codillo

TRIZA CODILLO

(she/her/hers)
Technical Recruiter

A serial hobbyist, Triza soaks up all the learning and experiences she can, whether creative, intellectual, or cultural. Seriously, pick a topic and we’re sure you’ll have an interesting conversation with her.

TYLER MONZIE

Senior CoPro Recruiter

Personally and professionally, Tyler brings an authentic and dynamic energy to every aspect of his life. One conversation with him is all you need to know what we’re talking about!