AccuStaff is a locally owned staffing company serving job seekers and employers throughout Albany, New York and surrounding areas. Our local team is passionate about placing skilled talent in rewarding opportunities that prove a great match, under the leadership of our local owner, Heather Rafferty. As part of the #1 HR solutions company in the world, we are equipped to meet your staffing, recruiting and job search needs in Albany. We're a group of local staffing specialists who care about your goals and are committed to your success. Partnering together, you’ll enjoy the resources and strength of a $27 billion global leader, combined with the personalized service and attention of a local staffing partner.
Heather Rafferty, Owner, joined AccuStaff in 1988 and purchased the business in 1997. Starting as a Staffing Specialist, focusing on the operations side of the business, Heather grew AccuStaff from a single location to the three locations she manages today. Her experience in on-site and large scale staffing solutions have enabled her to earn the trust of businesses around the Capital District for over 24+ years. Heather invests her free time into helping with local non-profit organizations. Heather has received numerous awards and accolades over the years including being named AccuStaff Franchise Owner of the Year on multiple occasions; is one of the top Women Owned Businesses in the Capital District as well as the recipient of the Carey Gabay Excellence and Innovation Award for Minority- and Women-Owned Business Enterprises.
A native of Saratoga Springs, Mesha has established herself in the workforce solutions industry as a determined leader focused on building effective relationships with thriving businesses throughout the capital district.Mesha is devoted to a mindset of purpose and commitment. Her “people first” attitude has earned her the reputation of being customer-obsessed. As a client relations executive, she has relentlessly achieved success alongside numerous local and national clients during the “War for Workforce Era.” She prides herself on team collaboration, direct and proactive communication, and creating a premier customer experience that matters. When she is not consumed with chasing customer experience wins, Mesha is chasing personal records as an elite masters runner. Mesha is ready for limitless opportunities to earn success together.
Lindsey joined AccuStaff in June 2022 as the onsite staffing specialist with more than eight years of experience in customer service and client relations. Lindsey holds a Bachelor of Science degree with a concentration in marketing. She is the primary point of contact for one of our clients in Queensbury, NY.
Kelly Reedy, Staffing Specialist, joined AccuStaff in October 2019 as a Staffing Specialist working with one of our on-site clients in Colonie, NY. She specializes in recruiting, coaching and counseling, specific customer needs and has evolved in her position. Kelly is also our primary point of contact for New York State temporary staffing.