Ms. Burns brings over 20 years of industry experience to the fastest-growing background screening company in the U.S.
Meridian, ID – July 9, 2018 – Verified First, a leading background and drug screening company, announced that Sandra Burns was hired as their new vice president of account strategy for the organization. This is a new position created to support Verified First’s rapid growth, specifically in the enterprise level accounts nationwide. Sandra is exceptionally skilled in both the operations and account management functions, as she has held various leadership positions in both fields in her over 20 years within the background screening industry.
Ms. Burns brings an unparalleled pathway of knowledge to Verified First. Sandra was on the steering committee for the formation of the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS)—the organization that oversees certification and credentials of the industry. Throughout her career, Burns has developed the ability to dissect organizational needs and create strategic solutions that become a true competitive advantage. As a long-term VP within the industry, Burns has earned a reputation for setting high-quality standards for each client contact, which makes her a strong fit for the fast-growing organization of Verified First.
“Having Sandra join our team is a game-changer! She understands, at a very high level, what it takes to drive an organization forward, and her experience in the field is priceless. Sandra’s extensive knowledge, skill in the industry, and her ability to piece it all together will positively impact our trajectory for years to come,” said Devon Dickinson, CEO of Verified First.
Burns is joining Verified First at an exciting time in its history. Last year, Verified First was ranked as the 198th fastest-growing company in America on the 36th Annual Inc. 5000 list. This ranking placed Verified First as the fastest-growing background screening company in the country and the fastest-growing company in Idaho. Verified First has also won several company culture awards, most recently earning top honors as the Best Place to Work in Idaho.
About Verified First
Headquartered in Meridian, Idaho, Verified First is the premier background and drug screening company. Our customizable search solutions help companies of all industries validate and verify potential employees. We take pride in our ability to work with organizations of all sizes, and our global reach enables us to solve even the toughest background screening challenges quickly and efficiently. www.VerifiedFirst.com
HR Manager, Verified First, LLC.