Meet The Leadership Team

Josh Nazarian  


As the President of Eliassen Group, Josh works in close collaboration with Dave MacKeen to drive the company’s overall growth strategy. With nearly two decades of professional staffing experience, Josh joined forces with Eliassen Group in September of 2017, merging the company he co-founded, Principal Solutions Group, which he grew to $120M run rate in revenue in 11 years. Josh wears multiple hats in his current role with Eliassen Group, working closely with the CEO in support of our expansion activities, which include the identification, pursuit, selection and integration of acquisition candidates who have business models that align well with our strategic growth plans, spearheading our business growth and development initiatives nation-wide, enhancing and further developing our strategic client relationships, while staying tightly aligned with our regional leadership teams as they pursue growth and expansion within their respective markets. Josh can regularly be found meeting with our clients, looking to better understand their needs, in an effort to construct solutions and approaches that deliver the highest quality service and support possible.

A Few Personal Details

Josh is actively involved with local and national non-profit organizations including Special Olympics Georgia, the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America, and he is an influential supporter and fundraiser for the Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University. Outside of the office, Josh loves coaching youth football. He is a graduate of Roanoke College and currently resides in Atlanta.

Dave MacKeen

Dave MacKeenChief Executive Officer

Josh Nazarian

Josh NazarianPresident

Tom Hart

Tom HartChief Operating Officer

Anthony Valente

Anthony ValenteChief Financial Officer

Scott Cordeiro

Scott CordeiroExecutive Vice President – Professional Services

Travis Carpico

Travis CarpicoExecutive Vice President – Strategy & Corporate Development

Todd Keebaugh

Todd KeebaughExecutive Vice President & General Counsel

Greg Coir

Greg CoirExecutive Vice President – Biometrics and Life Sciences

Peg Murphy

Peg MurphySenior Vice President – Strategic Accounts

Heather Jordan

Heather JordanSenior Vice President – Human Resources

Melissa Brenner

Melissa BrennerSenior Vice President – Integrations & Operational Strategy

Todd Collier

Todd CollierVice President – Recruiting

Sandra Callahan

Sandra CallahanVice President – Marketing

Jon Byers

Jon ByersVice President – Central Region

Kris Kurcoba

Kris KurcobaVice President – Mid-Atlantic Region

Tom Renda

Tom RendaVice President – New England Region

Kelly Meadows

Kelly MeadowsVice President – Southeast Region

Chad Durden

Chad DurdenVice President – Southwest Region