Michael ThurmanVice President
Michael joined Kimmel & Associates in 2008 in the Mechanical & Electrical Division. He specializes in the electrical market.
At Kimmel & Associates, Michael has developed strong working relationships with some of the most experienced candidates in the Western United States. He is dedicated to each client’s unique needs, and he works with the highest degree of honesty, integrity, and diligence.
He earned a BS in Psychology from Davidson College.
Michael and his wife have two children who keep them busy outside the office. He enjoys playing bluegrass guitar and woodworking, and he loves to hike and run in the region.
We sat down with Michael and asked him the following:
- What do you like most about working at Kimmel & Associates?
I enjoy the community here at Kimmel, and the support and wisdom that I get from my colleagues.
- What is one thing you learned early in your career that has made you successful?
Don’t ever make assumptions.
- What is your greatest strength in your role?
I like people, and I enjoy making connections with both the clients and the candidates I work with.
- What can clients and candidates expect from you?
Honesty and diligence.
- What makes you different from other recruiters in your industry?
I approach recruiting from a place of service, and I understand the market that I serve.
- Favorite quote?
“To do a common thing uncommonly well brings success.” - Henry John Heinz
- Personal interests?
I love living, hiking, and snowboarding in the mountains, spending time with my family, and playing music with my friends.