ABOUT US

Trent Lastinger
President/ CEO

Trent Lastinger is committed to serving Molecular Diagnostics and Molecular Medicine.  His nine year impeccable track record and a focus approach on accountable results, has led to a history of consistently exceeding his clients’ expectations.  As a consequence, Trent Lastinger and Associates is one of the most recognized leading executive retained search firms within Molecular Diagnostics and Molecular Medicine.

Prior to the founding of Trent Lastinger and Associates, Trent was with System 1 Search (Clinical Diagnostics Recruiting Firm) for seven years. During his tenure there, Trent consistently set the standard as a top producing manager. His successes were directly related to his outstanding ability to identify and retain top talent.

Trent earned his Bachelor of Science degree from California State University, Sacramento, where he was a scholarship athlete in the football program serving as Captain his senior season. Trent started on the defensive line for two years following an All-American season at American River.

As part of giving back to the University and Athletic program that was so good to him, Trent provides complimentary consulting and advisory services to Sacramento State University student athletes as they transition from college to career. Trent is married and has two children.

Contact Trent at:
(916)789-8800
Trent@LastingerAssociates.com

Connect with Trent on LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/in/trentlastinger

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Katie Tetz
Managing Partner

Katie Tetz is a driving force behind Trent Lastinger and Associates serving Molecular Diagnostics and Molecular Medicine.  Her six year impeccable track record has been attributed to her keen ability to identify and attract “The Best” possible talent for each individual search.  Katie sets herself a part from the competition by her unique approach to understanding clearly the “True Values” of the candidate and the client.  Katie has significantly contributed to the growth and success of Trent Lastinger and Associates, which has become one of the most recognized leading executive search firms within Molecular Diagnostics and Molecular Medicine.

Prior to the joining Trent Lastinger and Associates, Katie was with System 1 Search (Clinical Diagnostics Recruiting Firm) for four years. During her tenure there, Katie consistently set the standard as a Top Producing Recruiter.  She was most consistently recognized for her candidates being placed in environments that allowed them to excel long term and get promoted.

Prior to joining System 1 Search, Katie spent 7 years in the clinical setting. She started her dialysis career with Total Renal Care who later became Davita Dialysis. Her responsibilities began as a general technician and led to two promotions including regional trainer (represented at corporate training events). Her responsibilities were to assure patients safety while on treatment in addition to training all the of the new hires.

Bachelor of Science from California State University, Sacramento. Katie is married and has two children.

Contact Katie at:
(916)789-8805 Direct Line
Katie@LastingerAssociates.com

Connect with Katie on LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/katietetz

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Angelique Rubick, M.A.
Research Specialist

Angelique Rubick currently provides specialized research assistance for Trent Lastinger and Associates. As Research Specialist, Angelique’s focus is to identify, understand and remain consistently up to date with the most recent information pertaining to Molecular Diagnostics and Molecular Medicine.  This includes identifying, connecting and reconnecting with past, current and rising talent within Molecular Diagnostics and Molecular Medicine.  Angelique’s research has significantly contributed to the success of Trent Lastinger and Associates, which has now become one of the most recognized leading executive search firms within Molecular Diagnostics and Molecular Medicine.

Ms. Angelique Rubick was most recently working for the California Department of Health Care Services in the Office of Clinical Preventive Services since September of 1999 as a Research Scientist.  Angelique’s responsibilities included specialized research, technical assistance and consultation for multiple projects relating to preventive medicine within the public health setting.  Angelique was recognized Nationally for her specific contributions towards the award winning “Health Publications Portal.”

Ms. Rubick also contributed her advanced education and teaching experience to the academic setting as Professor at American River College where she taught various classes within Sociology.

She has received a Bachelors of Arts in Sociology from University of California, Los Angeles and a Masters of Arts in Sociology from California State University, Sacramento.  Angelique is married with two children.

Contact Angelique at:
(916)789-8800
Angelique@LastingerAssociates.com

Connect with Angelique on LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/angelique

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John Anson, CPA
Controller and Office Management

John Anson currently serves Trent Lastinger and Associates as Controller / Office Management.  His eleven year career in finance and operations has made John a great addition to the team.  John has contributed in so many facets to help make Trent Lastinger and Associates one of the most recognized leading executive search firms within Molecular Diagnostics and Molecular Medicine.

Prior to the joining Trent Lastinger and Associates, John ran a consulting practice specifically focused on small businesses within the Sacramento area.  He specialized in maximizing company resources and financial management for eight years.

John earned his Bachelor degree in Business Finance from California State University, Sacramento. John is married and has four children.

Contact John at:
(916)789-8800
John@LastingerAssociates.com

Connect with John on LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/johnanson