Our Staff

Laura KasperLaura Kasper, President/CEO CSP CIR
Monarch Staffing

Laura Kasper is President, CEO and Founder of Monarch Staffing, “flexible employment staffing” a certified woman-owned, boutique staffing agency servicing the Philadelphia and Delaware Valley region. She is a life-long resident of Delaware County and an alumna of Delaware County Community College, and of West Chester University where she majored in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing and Management.

Monarch was named the Small Business of the Year 2012 by the Delaware County Chamber of Commerce, and in 2012 Laura was named the Distinguished Alumni of DCCC where she had the privilege of giving the Keynote at the DCCC Commencement. In 2013, Laura received the Spirit of Excellence award from the Friends of the Delaware County Women’s Commission, recognizing Women Entrepreneurs for their leadership and community service.  Laura was recently named as one of Smart CEO’s Brava award winners, recognizing successful women entrepreneurs.

Monarch Staffing has been recognized as the Best of Staffing for both the Candidate and Client Experience. Less than 1% of the staffing firms in the US achieve this award.

Laura has 20+ years in the staffing business and has successfully owned and operated Monarch Staffing for 14 years. Prior to opening Monarch Staffing, Laura spent 10 years with a regional staffing business where she worked in sales, recruiting & operations. Under her direction, the region grew from under 3 million to over 30 million in sales. She was eventually promoted to Regional Vice President in just 5 short years with the firm. Wanting to take a break from the grueling travel schedule, and start a family, she took some time off.

Monarch Staffing opened in June 2001, and in 2002 she gave birth to twin girls! Today, Monarch has 3 regional offices located in Delaware, Chester and Montgomery Counties, and soon to open a 4th in Philadelphia. She has placed thousands of job seekers with area employers in the area of Administrative, Customer Service, Sales & Marketing, Human Resources, Accounting and Management. Her passion is employee development, networking and matching employers with job seekers.

In her free time, Laura volunteers at local job centers, schools and community organizations giving resume writing and interviewing workshops. She is a member of the National Association of Women Business Owners, board member of the Foundation Board of Delaware County Community College and New Choices. She is also a Hire One Chester County Volunteer and a newly appointment Board member of the Workforce Investment Board of Delaware County and a charter member of the Delaware County Human Resources Association.

Monarch Staffing ranks number 14th in the largest women–owned business in the area by the Philadelphia Business Journal.

Michelle KulchinskyMichelle Kulchinsky
Branch Manager, Springfield PA

With over 11 years in the staffing industry, Michelle has dedicated her career to a work ethic of integrity, relationship building, organization, and great customer service. These traits continue to be cornerstones for supporting her clients staffing needs. As the Branch Manager in Springfield, Pa, Michelle strives to build long-term professional relationships with our clients and candidates. Michelle is able to do what she enjoys most – helping her client companies find the right match and helping candidates find the best assignments that ultimately enable them to reach their career goals.

Lisa VerzellaLisa F. Verzella, CSP
Director of Sales, Springfield PA

Lisa worked in the Hospitality Sales and Management arena for many years prior to joining Monarch Staffing. She began her career with Monarch in April 2008. Lisa is a seasoned professional with a real understanding of client & candidate needs. Her pleasant demeanor, ability to adapt to changing environments and sincere interest in people and their needs, help to make Lisa a very approachable and effective leader. Lisa is an ASA Certified Staffing Professional.

Nick PacittiNicholas (Nick) Pacitti
Recruiter, Springfield PA

As Monarch's newest recruiter in the Springfield branch, Nick brings a top notch level of client services, recruiting, sales and team leadership to Monarch. His internet savvy, work ethic, creativity and down to earth approach with candidates and clients has landed him many successful placements since joining Monarch in September of 2014.