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Meet Our Staff


Kerry M. Tracey, President

Kerry Tracey opened Spectra Temps® Inc. / Tracey & Associates in 1987. The firm's focus was permanent placement of management level and office staff to serve companies in the Rhode Island area. In 1993 she diversified her business to afford clients the advantage of temporary staffing. As a working owner Kerry is involved in every facet of the business, from sales and public relations to interviewing and placing candidates on a permanent or temporary basis.

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Joan Kopels, Senior Consultant

Joan has 8 years of recruiting and sales experience with a Fortune 500 company. She recently joined the Spectra Temps® Inc. / Tracey & Associates family to help Kerry manage the client/candidate relationships. Joan is in charge of initial interviews with prospective employees and employers.


Barbara Deitrich, Office Manager

Barbara has 20 years of office experience, the last 10 with Spectra Temps® Inc. / Tracey & Associates. Barbara coordinates the payroll and billing, as well as performing administrative duties.