Meet our Leadership Team

Lyle Luedeman

Vice President of Human Resources

Lyle has over 16 years of global human resources and leadership experience, including ten years of healthcare industry experience. Lyle’s past work has emphasized a focus on driving organizational excellence by enhancing capability and team performance through leadership coaching and talent development. Prior to joining MedPro in 2018 Lyle served as Vice President of Human Resources for RTI Surgical’s global enterprise.

Fred Jeffrey

Chief Information Officer

Fred has over 20 years of healthcare industry experience, including seven years as the CIO for a national healthcare workforce management organization. During his career, Fred has been responsible for the development and implementation of healthcare agency staffing, compliance and enterprise hospital scheduling technologies.

Patty Jeffrey

Vice President, International Operations

Patty possesses over 30 years of healthcare industry experience and is recognized as an industry leader in healthcare international recruitment. She started her career as a staff nurse and advanced through various leadership roles.  Patty is a founding and active board member for the American Association of International Healthcare Recruitment.

Frank Forbes

Chief Financial Officer

Frank has over 25 years of financial management experience with several high-growth companies in a variety of industries. Frank’s past work emphasized process improvement and information management to allow companies to grow to the next stage. Frank joined MedPro in 2009. In addition to managing the financial function, Frank is heavily involved in activities that support recruiting, sales and operations.

Liz Tonkin, RN

President & CEO

Liz has over 30 years of healthcare industry experience. Liz began her career as a staff nurse and eventually served as Chief Nursing Officer and Chief Operating Officer for several acute care facilities. Prior to joining MedPro in 2004, Liz built a $300 million staffing business. Liz is widely known and respected in the healthcare industry.