Meet the Team

Derrick English

Commercial Staffing Specialist


What are your main roles / responsibilities?

Full-circle recruiting.


What is your background?

I have a BA in Social Sciences. Before entering the staffing industry, I worked in law enforcement and the military. I also played football throughout high school and college and went semi-pro!


What’s your favorite part about being part of the Placers team?

Great culture that is supportive, focused, and edifying.


What is your favorite quote?

“Our problems are man-made; therefore, they  may be solved by man. No problem of human destiny is beyond  human beings.”

– John F. Kennedy


What’s something completely random that nobody would’ve guessed about you?

I am a technology geek and I write short stories.