Lisa Maxwell is a founding partner of Gerard Stewart, a retained search firm focused on placing CEOs, C-level executive and board members for staffing firms, and she has built executive teams for several of the largest staffing firms globally. Maxwell is a 20-year veteran of the human capital industry. A number of executives Maxwell has placed are industry leaders and have appeared on the 2012 Staffing 100 list. Before founding Gerard Steward in 2005, she was a senior partner with the Lucas Group. She is based in Atlanta.