meet the team
“The strength of the team is each individual member.
The strength of each member is the team.”
– Phil Jackson
People are the single, most important asset to the success of any organization. Here at MSI, we have assembled a group of diverse individuals who are passionate about their work. Our team is committed to providing exceptional customer service, focused on the single mission of delivering results, whether you are a client or a candidate.
We bring impressive staff tenure, industry knowledge and market experience to all we do. Connect with one of us today!
Born and raised in South Africa, Peer completed his education in the US after his love of travel took him abroad to finish his final semester in England. In 1998, he partnered with Jody Moore to form MSI Recruiting, after a successful career with an international recruiting firm.
Peer’s responsibilities include the day-to-day business operations of MSI, including strategic planning, budgeting, and business development.
The son of a US Naval Officer and the oldest of six, Jody traveled extensively across the U.S. and lived overseas in Puerto Rico for most of his teenage years. Jody Moore was an All-American Swimmer and graduated from the Hill School in Pennsylvania and later from Tulane University on an athletic scholarship. After partnering with Peer Snoep in 1998, they created MSI Recruiting. Since that time, the business has expanded from a Permanent Placement Agency specializing in Accounting and Financial Placement to offering Consulting, Temporary, and Temp-to-Perm services in the disciplines of Human Resources, Marketing, Sales, Operations and IT.
With over eight years of recruiting experience, all with MSI, Kellen is currently executing the role of Managing Partner for MSI. With a background in business development in other industries, Kellen has been able to rise through the corporate ranks to manage day-to-day sales and operations for MSI.
Kellen is originally from NJ and was an Academic All American Soccer player in his college days at Richard Stockton University, where he received his Bachelor’s in Communications (Magna cum Laude). He looks forward to helping in the expansion of MSI as a refreshed and updated brand with over twenty years of recruiting history behind it.
Kellen is a sports fanatic, and when not working, is traveling to sporting events to watch his teams (Philadelphia) play or getting together with friends to watch.
Born in Central Florida, Debbie worked at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center until 1989 when she moved to South Florida to pursue a career in communications. Debbie spent nearly 10 years managing a wide scope of communications, public relations and marketing/promotions programs, including serving as a spokesperson for the AutoNation USA megastores.
Debbie joined MSI Recruiting in 2001 and is responsible for client development, management and recruiting efforts. She has volunteered her time with Kids in Distress, Take Stock in Children, and Gilda’s Club.
Danielle grew up in a rural town 35 minutes outside of Buffalo, NY. Upon graduating college, she became a Sales Manager at a hotel – booking weddings, meetings, conferences, family reunions, and anything else that required a meeting/banquet room.
In 2012, she was ready to escape the snow and cold and relocated to Charlotte, NC. She loved the experience she had in the Carolinas, but in 2014 she relocated to the Fort Lauderdale area for new opportunities and has fallen in love with Florida. Her most recent position was a Sales Representative for a motorcoach company booking transportation for college athletic teams, churches, and other large groups in need of transportation.
Director of Permanent Staffing
Stefani is a Native Floridian with a diverse professional background. Shortly after graduating from FAU, she entered a Management Trainee program and was quickly promoted, working alongside the principals of the company.
One of her many passions is to be an integral part in the development of small businesses, which she was able to do, to a national level.
Born in the UK and immigrated to Florida in 1993, Nicola graduated the same year with a Bachelor of Arts Honor – Business and French from Brunel University just outside London. She initially began her career at Office Depot in Market Research and then Revenue Management at Alamo Rent-A-Car in Fort Lauderdale. After taking a few years out to raise her three children (which she is still working on), she came back into the work force as Office Manager at MSI Recruiting. Her insight into the business stems from her husband’s 25 year career in recruiting!
Alan grew up in Orlando as a talented swimmer and swam competitively at the high school, college, and national level.
He made the move to South Florida to attend FAU, where he made his athletic mark becoming one of the Men’s Swimming/Dive team captains in his junior and senior year.
Matt Bonitt was born and raised in Washington, DC, where he graduated Gonzaga College High School before leaving to attend the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. After earning his degree in English, Matt left for California where, after working in the low-stability television and music industries, found his way into the restaurant industry – where he first discovered his eye for gauging talent. Years later after relocating to Florida, he met his first boss in the staffing industry who instantly recognized him as a ‘natural.’ In his spare time, Matt enjoys cooking, writing and playing music, and staying active both in the sand and in the water.
Bobby was born and raised in Ft. Lauderdale and attended Archbishop McCarthy High School where he was a competitive wrestler. He then attended High Point University in North Carolina to earn his Bachelor’s degree in Business Management. After earning his degree Bobby moved back down to Florida with the Enterprise Management Program. With his management and sales experience, Bobby transitioned to the Wine and Liquor industry where he exceled in growing clients brands and market distribution. Bobby enjoys being outdoors fishing, surfing, and mountain biking and recently moved to Plantation, Florida to raise his family. He is excited to join the MSI Family and grow his career by helping others become successful.
Cara is a native South Floridian that has always had a competitively inquisitive nature: from travelling to new places, incessantly reading about new things, and pinpointing ways to help others in efficient and creative ways. That curious nature brought her to attend Florida State University where she obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism and worked on multiple print publications. Moving back home after college, Cara transitioned to a career in education, teaching at the high school level for Broward County and encouraging students to unearth their own strengths and motivators. Led by her desire to be effective, Cara transitioned to sales and helped place doctors (doctors get placed) at underserved hospitals nationally and grow one of the fastest-growing companies in South Florida from their HR team. Now at MSI, Cara has combined her garnered passions, being able to identify top talent and solutions for companies on a national scale through an ever-changing market.
Christina has been exposed to an array of different cultures in her life. She was raised as a Military brat who moved every 3 years, and has even lived in Okinawa, Japan! With this life-style and background, she acquired a passion for exploring new cultures and decided to live in Barcelona, where she was able to pursue her dream of traveling throughout Europe.
Upon her return to the United States and her last year of working towards her Bachelor’s in Marketing/Minor in Psychology at Florida Atlantic University, Christina became an integral part of MSI as their Marketing Intern. After 20 years of being “MSI Consulting,” Christina exercised her skills, knowledge, and determination to contribute to the company’s success and conducted extensive research that resulted in facilitating MSI’s rebrand from MSI Consulting to MSI Recruiting. She is now a Recruiter for MSI and is equipped with adaptability from her ever-changing lifestyle as well as her excitement to take challenges head-on and put her best foot forward. When she isn’t working, you could find her grounded in a yoga class or up in different altitudes mountain biking.
Born in Clearwater, Florida and raised in Ashburn, Virginia (aka Data Center Alley), Stephen has always been surrounded by technology. Upon graduating from James Madison University with a degree in International Business, he completed a Master’s program at EAE Business School in Madrid, Spain.
While an undergrad at JMU, Stephen wore many hats as an Intern within the Data Center industry. After completing his education, he dove back into the tech scene joining a SaaS startup focused in IT infrastructure monitoring, then later in Business Intelligence – moving from Virginia to São Paulo, Brazil to South Florida before joining MSI to focus in Technology Recruiting.
Some of Stephen’s biggest interests include travel and sports. He speaks Portuguese and Spanish fluently, and spends his weekends rooting for West Ham United.
“Part of what has brought me to recruiting is the complexity of the “sale.” Uncovering a client’s needs and finding the perfect candidate to help achieve their goals is very motivating and the feel-good aspect of helping candidates into new, potentially life changing positions is super satisfying.“