Meet The Team
The torch has been passed to the second generation of Colby's, with Catie as President and CEO of Colby Resources. Catie is proud to have a Women Owned Business and takes immense pride in running, supporting and contributing to the awe-inspiring diverse team! She is a member of several business organizations throughout Dallas and Houston and enjoys contributing her time and meeting new people! She obtained her bachelors degree from Texas Women's University. Fun fact: Catie has played the cello for 20+ years' and has two dachshunds that roost at home.
Jennifer Colby, co-founder and consultant of Colby Resources created a simple mission statement for this growing staffing company – There is a place in this world for everyone and it’s our job to find it! True then and true now. After many years of recruiting, Jennifer now assists in a consultative role to the company and its President, Catie Colby. Fun Fact: Won Best in Show for Needlepoint at the 2017 Texas State Fair. She is preparing for a pilgrimage walk in Spain, the Camino de Santiago. Life is good!
Jim has been involved in the recruiting and staffing business for over thirty years. As a co-founder of Colby Resources since its inception in 2002. He has participated in all facets of the recruiting business. Currently, he is primarily responsible for the acquisition of viable candidates. Fun Fact: Jim plays the piano and enjoys hiking and going to the mountains every chance he gets.
Alethea White is a senior recruiter with solid industry experience. She is very knowledgeable with placements within various industries such as: Administrative, CSR Call Center, Banking, Mortgage, Accounting, Legal Claims Support and Human Resources. If you’re looking for a solid recruiter who understands that a cultural match is just as important as a skill match and will get the job done right the first time, Alethea White is the right choice for your organization! Fun Fact: She has been known to play the drums for her church choir. She enjoys traveling to exotic places and spending time with family and friends.
Rhonda Parker has full-service staffing & recruiting experience. Her experience includes a variety of sectors providing a strong insight of markets and clients needs. She enjoys building long lasting relationships with her clients and works hard to gain the confidence of the candidates she works with. She is involved in various organizations around Houston for networking and volunteer work. Fun Fact: Rhonda grew up as a “military brat” and has lived in over a dozen places and visited 4 continents. She enjoys watching SciFi and building up her encyclopedia of “useless trivia”!
Amanda Hamlett graduated from Oklahoma State University in 2016 where she obtained her bachelor’s degree. After graduation, she worked in New York City as a Talent Coordinator, giving her a great foundation for communicating with clients and candidates and an edge in the staffing industry. She prides herself in quick and honest communication and truly enjoys playing match maker between candidate and client. Fun Fact: Amanda has two dogs named after chocolate bars, Snickers and Crunch. She also enjoys spending time with her family, going to OSU football games, fishing, and photography.
Lori Frye, a 20+ year veteran in the staffing profession, has been known to wear many hats and is familiar with all facets of the business. Although her primary role is administrative, Lori assists with troubleshooting, resolving issues and keeps things running smoothly. Fun Fact: She loved to barrel race back in the day and now her number one love is her grandson.
"I met Alethea White at a networking event and was immediately drawn by her professional and pleasant demeanor! I kept her card close as I was debating on seeking a new work environment. I reached out to her later on and she immediately made every effort to get me the necessary testing and worked diligently to seek an employment opportunity best fit for the salary I requested. She followed up with emails and calls to give me status updates. Love your commitment and genuine personality"
"I would rate Colby Resources a 10 if I could! Alethea is professional and very caring, and she always takes care of business. She always goes above and beyond. She got me a job and I love it! I highly recommend Colby Resources and their staff!"
"I'm so thankful to have joined Colby Resources. Working with Alethea White has been the best choices I've made. Alethea has solid experience and knowledge with many employers/companies. The passion of helping others find for a job is incredible! Thank you for giving me the opportunity to represent you and Colby Resources."
"I will always be grateful for this major opportunity that Colby Resources has given me."