Meet Our Team
Jill Herrin, CEO

Jill Herrin


Jill Herrin is a Top 40 LinkedIn recruiter and Certified Personnel Consultant (CPC) with over 15,000 direct connections. She is an executive search and placement professional with over thirty-five years of successful recruiting and consulting background, along with thirty years of business ownership. Jill is the founder and CEO of JDResources, Inc.(JDR). Originally from London, England, Jill became a citizen of the US in 1995 and brings the best of both cultures together.


Tammy Bell, CFO

Tammy Bell


When Tammy makes a commitment, whether personal or professional, she never gives less than a 100%. She’s the proud mother of a delightful little boy and has been married to her high school sweetheart for over 15 years. Starting at the front desk and working her way through various positions, Tammy has enjoyed learning about the business and using her knowledge in ways that are beneficial to clients and candidates. She feels grateful to be working with a company that utilizes everyone’s individual talents to make sure all succeed. Her position enables her to contribute to JDR’s overall success.

Nicole Johnson, Senior Technical Recruiter and New Media Producer

Nicole Johnson

Senior Technical Recruiter and New Media Producer

Nicole has been with JDR since 2003, starting out at the front desk as an Administrative Assistant and eventually working her way up to Technical Recruiter. With JDR, she has found a home and a career. Since becoming a Recruiter, Nicole describes her job as very challenging, exciting and rewarding. She feels lucky to work with so many amazing mentors and provide exceptional career opportunities to her candidates. Outside of work, she has a 2 beautiful little boy who makes her life wonderful every day!


Carl Parnell, Lead Recruiter

Carl Parnell

Lead Recruiter

Introducing Carl Parnell, Lead Recruiter

Carl joined JDResources in March 2023 after a successful career as a Human Resources professional, gaining experience with two global organizations as well as a contract brewery in the United States.  Carl holds a Bachelors degree in Accounting from the University of Memphis.  Upon graduating, Carl held leadership roles in the accounting departments with local as well as global companies.

It was at American President Lines where Carl became a Regional Learning and Development Manager.  During this time, Carl experienced a diverse variety of people and cultures as he traveled throughout North America and abroad.  This knowledge and experience propelled him into Human Resources Leadership at Pacer International.  In this role Carl continued to travel throughout the US, Mexico, and Canada, which allowed him to make numerous professional contacts in the transportation and logistics fields.

Upon leaving Pacer, Carl joined the global mobility company Cartus, where he was an HR Manager.  Carl again was responsible for many offices throughout the US, eventually assisting internal clients in Japan and Brazil as well.

While at Blues City Brewery, a contract producer with four locations in the US, he was the Human Resources Manager, eventually becoming the Learning and Development Manager.  While there, Carl made numerous business contacts in the manufacturing and food processing industries.

Carl is married to Debbie, and their family includes two sons, a lovely daughter-in-law, and four grandchildren.