Tyler & Company’s Atlanta office welcomed Joan Elizabeth Gee as its newest Vice President in January 2012.

Before joining Tyler & Company, Gee was a Partner of Talent Acquisition Services at Tatum; prior to that, Gee worked for KPMG and Andersen Consulting. She brings more than 25 years of experience, primarily in C-suite healthcare recruitment, specializing in finance and accounting executive search. She also has experience with private equity groups. As such, Gee also works on related assignments within the firm’sSignium Division, which caters to clients in general industry.

“I am very excited to join Tyler & Company and be part of a respected and growing retained search firm that maintains the highest of standards to meet clients’ needs,” says Gee. “More than ever before, healthcare providers need the right leaders to help them overcome challenges and meet strategic goals. I look forward to sharing what I have learned over more than 25 years in the field as well as understanding clients’ individual needs. In this fashion, we can use the firm’s proven process to bring the most appropriate resources to the table in a timely manner.”

Says Dennis J. Kain, FACHE, President about Gee’s arrival, “Tyler & Company is eager to be growing to keep up with demand. We strive to exceed our clients’ expectations, and part of that entails offering experienced and competent team members, like Joan, who can handle a wide variety of assignments. Being a service-driven firm, having the right chemistry also is important; Joan weaves nicely into our client-focused, candidate-friendly firm fabric. She is a valued addition to our team, and we can’t be more happy about her joining us!”

Gee earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration at University of Central Florida. She lives in Atlanta with her husband and teenage son. Her oldest son is a sophomore at Cornell University, near Gee’s birthplace.