Randstad Healthcare's leadership team is comprised of professionals with a broad range of expertise and years of experience in the healthcare staffing industry.

Steve McMahan, President

Steve McMahan is President of Randstad Healthcare, where he is responsible for the strategic and tactical leadership of the company's physician, travel nursing and allied health staffing businesses. Steve joined Randstad in 2010 as president of the Accountants International and Human Resources International operating companies and subsequently served as Executive Vice President of Corporate Services for Randstad Professionals and President of Randstad Finance & Accounting and The Mergis Group prior to assuming leadership of Randstad Healthcare.

Steve has over 25 years of staffing experience. Prior to joining Randstad, Steve spent a decade with Kforce where he focused on the technology and finance & accounting verticals. During that time, Steve ran the company's largest operating segment as Group President and served as Chief Sales Officer where his responsibilities included the National Accounts, National Recruiting Center, National Champion and Marketing organizations. He also launched the company's healthcare vertical and played a key leadership role in the integration of several large acquisitions.

Steve got his start in staffing with Source Services Corporation, where he served as Managing Director of the company's largest and most profitable market. He began his career with IBM after graduating with honors from Boston College. Steve is based at Randstad Professionals’ U.S. headquarters in Woburn, MA.

Jay Sage, Vice President of Business Development

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Jay Sage joined Randstad Healthcare in 2010 as Vice President of Business Development, bringing with him over 12 years of staffing industry experience with a heavy focus in MSP sales, strategic solution design, implementation and delivery.  In addition to healthcare, Jay has experience in industrial, clerical, legal, F&A, and contact center verticals.  He also has 5 years of clinical occupational therapy experience as a COTA, and spent 4 years on active duty in the U.S. Army.  Jay’s broad-based experience, tireless customer service approach, strategic operations expertise, and effective communication style have repeatedly resulted in his clients leveraging him as a trusted advisor and business partner.  Jay has an A.S in Occupational Therapy and a B.S. in Business Management.

Aram Svajian, Vice President of Recruitment, Nursing and Allied Health

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Aram Svajian brings over 17 years of experience to Randstad Healthcare where he currently serves as Vice President of Recruitment for the nursing and allied health division. Responsible for the delivery and deployment of healthcare professionals, Aram has a unique ability of creating successful strategies aligned with the client’s need by identifying the target labor pool and executing the strategy. He is a hands-on leader with a range of cross-functional expertise and successes in increasing revenues and profitability, improving customer service through satisfying and retaining clients, building and developing high performance teams, and strengthening operational effectiveness. He is an advocate for the creation and maintenance of value through continuous customer service and dependability combined with sharp instincts for capitalizing on industry and market trends. Aram received his M.B.A in Finance in 2009 from Pepperdine University, in Malibu, CA.

Melissa Knybel, RN, BSN, Vice President of Operations

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Melissa is the Director of Operations at Randstad Healthcare and responsible for the overall management of the Administration, Quality Assurance, and Housing departments. One of her biggest successes was achieving Joint Commission certification for Health Care Staffing Services in April 2005 for the then Travel and Case Management divisions, and later company-wide certification in May 2006. In addition to working closely with all of the Operations managers, Melissa also coordinates technology development and improvement projects, evaluates and monitors all workers compensation claims and medical malpractice issues, works with the Legal department to evaluate client contracts, and provides oversight to Human Resources on all legal personnel issues.

Melissa has over 10 years of experience in the medical staffing industry and over 10 years of clinical nursing experience. Prior to joining Randstad Healthcare, Melissa was employed as a Registered Nurse working in a variety of settings including a level one trauma center, a community hospital setting, and as an instructor for an Associates Degree RN Program. Her experience includes Intensive and Cardiac Care Units, Emergency Department, Recovery Room, Radiology, as well as a Clinical Instructor. Her clinical nursing experience has proven to be a major asset to her position as Director of Operations for Randstad Healthcare.

Melissa received a Diploma in Nursing from Baystate Medical Center School of Nursing and went on to receive her Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from the University of Massachusetts.  Melissa is a member of the Joint Commission Advisory Board for Health Care Staffing Services, sits on the Clinical Executive Committee of NATHO, the National Association of Traveling Healthcare Organizations, and is an active member of the Health Care Policy Council of the American Staffing Association.