“Excellence is not a skill. It is an attitude.” ~ Ralph Marston

Our Team of Experienced Employment Recruiters

Al Levi

Al Levi has over 40 years of recruiting and matching on-target candidates for USI business clients. He has created another division of USI for the purpose of assisting in-house recruiters to become proactive in their recruiting practices of becoming self sufficient without relying on outside headhunters. Al has an extensive list of personnel contacts and employment opportunities throughout the United States.

Pierre LaBossaire

Pierre LaBossaire manages the Engineering Division for USI. Pierre has over 20 years of experience recruiting and staffing for fortune 500 companies. His expertise includes working in the oilfield industry recruiting for engineers that have expertise working the upstream, midstream, and downstream markets. Besides oilfield placements, Pierre places structural, civil, electrical, and mechanical engineers along with piping design, control systems and naval architectures.

Dru “D.D.” Wetterer

Before executive search, DD came equipped with a 25 year career in technical sales. His sales career covers biomedical, environmental, scientific and engineering disciplines. Besides business development talent, DD will recruit the ”impact players” for energy, emerging technology, petrochemical, medical, industrial, and financial service industries.

Jack O’Connor

Before Jack began recruiting with USI, he had a career in the pumps and systems manufacturing. From API to the water and waste markets, Jack hired entry level as well as experienced sales people, engineers, operations and financially focused employees. He brings knowledge of the requirements of the various critical employment positions as well as the ability to match talent and experience with the employers needs. Many of Jack’s hires have risen in the ranks of their chosen careers.

Sonny Elliot

Sonny Elliott has over four decades of experienced as a serial entrepreneur from start-ups, stepping into officer roles in various organizations, to Co-founding a public company.


  • Leader – Co-founder of Omega Orthodontics (a publicly held company); President & Co-founder of Mind Technologies, a brain based workshop; President of Vanguard Oil (Texas).
  • Consultant – Founder of Paradigm Consulting; He enjoys a national reputation as a speaker organized around communications, relationships, and family dynamics.
    Marketing and Sales Director of PR for Pentegra Dental, A publicly held company; Northwestern Mutual, a top agent for over a decade.
  • Author – Authored the critically acclaimed book “Mom, Dad, are You Listening”; He also authored and distributed many video and audio courses, products, on a national level, along with authoring many industry articles and previously served as a “Family Counselor/Author” for iParenting, a division of Disney.


NE State in Tahlequah, Okla., with a Major in Biology, Minor in Psychology and B.S. in Education.
Joplin Junior college (AA) where he participated on the BB team.

Rachel Bolden

Rachel has over 20 years serving clients in a relationship support role with USI. Her background is extensive with the ability to source on-target candidates in behalf of USI clients.