Erin Bent is the Director of Training and Development for Next Level Hiring and Next Level Exchange. She leads a team of talent acquisition professionals who provide hiring solutions to search firm owners across the globe. Her experienced team can source candidates for entry-level positions up to tenured search professionals.
Erin began her career in search as a recruiter in the Consumer Products industry and served her clients and candidates for well over a decade before transitioning to a leadership role within the organization. Erin’s experience in search created a natural pathway for her to mentor and train her current hiring team and new recruiters entering the industry, in addition to tenured recruiters desirous of elevating their competencies and capabilities. Due to Erin’s depth of experience, current and new hiring team members rely heavily on her insights and guidance as they enter this next phase of their professional careers. Erin brings with her not just her own best practices from running a successful search practice but also the best practices gathered from coaching and consulting recruiters and owners worldwide.
Erin graduated from the University of Washington in Seattle with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and a minor in Communications. She resides in Plano with her husband Brian and two children, Madison and Griffin.