AdamsGabbert blue icon line We are ACCELERATE TOGETHER. a catalyst for growth. a spark for innovation. AdamsGabbert blue icon Stacy Rose Circle Headshot AdamsGabbert CEO / Owner Denise Kruse Headshot AdamsGabbert Director of Staffing Services Dave Templeman headshot AdamsGabbert Accounting Manager Steve Goldberg Resource Manager Cody Evans Headshot Circle AdamsGabbert Payroll Specialist Linda Wingerter AdamsGabbert HR Specialist Candis Crain AdamsGabbert Accounts Receivable Specialist Kim Moore Kendra Kruse circle headshot AdamsGabbert Senior Resource Manager Justin Secrist AdamsGabbert Director of Advisory and Technology Services Jacob Orrison a facilitator of progress. AdamsGabbert Account Executive Kenzie Boone Headshot

Denise Kruse

CEO / Owner

Denise is the CEO and owner of AdamsGabbert (AG), bringing nearly 30 years of corporate general management experience, entrepreneurial leadership and a passion for making a difference in the Kansas City community. Her experience in consulting, developing business, building and managing a $400M+ division of a Fortune 100 company will ensure that AG continues to create business solutions for her clients. Committed to helping her clients realize success, Denise has benchmarked her reputation most notably on transparency, honesty and partnership.

Stacy Rose


Stacy is the COO at AdamsGabbert (AG), where she is a driving force in AG’s explosive growth. She leads her team’s strategic direction and is responsible for process improvement, project management, talent management and client relationships—in addition to her role running day-to-day operations and general management. Stacy was recognized in the Kansas City Business Journal for her contributions to AG’s 3,000% revenue increase and a more than tenfold staff expansion. She was instrumental in adding Technology Services and Payroll business lines to AG’s already robust Advisory and Staffing Services. Stacy earned her bachelor’s degree in political science and international relations from William Jewell College and will complete Rockhurst’s Helzberg Executive MBA program in 2021. She currently serves on the Overland Park Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.

Dave Templeman

Director of Staffing Services

Dave is the Director of Staffing Services, bringing nearly 20 years of helping candidates through career transitions and helping companies find the right fit for their team. He’s a true recruiting expert when it comes to understanding the needs of each client and using his vast knowledge and network to deliver highly qualified candidates. In an industry where resumes and interviews are handled like a transaction, and resumes are puffed and job descriptions inaccurate, Dave prides himself on peeling away at the surface to get to the heart of what really matters: the people.

Jacob Orrison

Director of Advisory and Technology Services

With more than 15 years of experience in process improvement, project management, business analysis and development, Jacob is well-versed in supporting businesses needs and developing tools to provide executive insight into operational processes. As the Director of Advisory and Technology Services at AG, he works as a bridge between the business and IT sides of an organization by leading project initiatives and system implementations through new corporate initiatives, institutional changes and seasonal flux. Jacob has expertise across a variety of industries – including health care, pharmaceuticals, telecommunications, manufacturing, insurance and finance – and has a reputation for quickly identifying business and process improvements that lead to greater success for our clients.


Steve Goldberg

Accounting Manager

Linda Wingerter

Payroll Specialist

Kim Moore

Accounts Receivable Specialist

Kendra Kruse

Resource Manager

Kenzie Boone

Account Executive

Justin Secrist

Senior Resource

Will Moulthrop

Senior Resource Manager

Stacey Hack

Senior Account Executive

Ray Fowler

Senior Consultant

Cody Evans

Resource Manager

Becky Replogle-

Senior Consultant

Candis Crain

HR Specialist

Sean Ferrell

Technical Support

Emma Rose


Sweeney Rose

Chief Happiness