As vice president and product lead, Cherice Schmidt oversees the development, operations, and delivery of the KellyOCG® Global Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) solution. Along with her global team of recruiting directors, operations managers and leads, recruiters, plus recruiting and sourcing strategists—Cherice works with clients to develop solutions that allows them to ditch the script on old ways of thinking about their workforces.

Before joining Kelly, Cherice worked for ManpowerGroup, where she led special projects including the restructure and building of a centralized recruiting team, implementation of an offshore workforce in the Philippines, and working with leadership to help define a business strategy in response to enactment of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Prior to that, she directed implementation and transition process management, resource management, recruiting and sourcing hub infrastructure, recruiting strategy, training and development, technology, and back office solutions for the company’s Solutions RPO group.

Cherice has a BA in Psychology from California State University – Fullerton and an MBA from Pepperdine University.