Our People

Tomilee Tilley Gill

Tomilee Tilley Gill — Founder & President

Salt Lake City, Utah

Tomilee Tilley Gill is the Founder and President of Executives Unlimited, a premier provider of retained executive search services. This year, Forbes named Executives Unlimited as one of America’s Best Recruiting Firms in addition to being honored yearly as a Top Retained Executive Search Firm by The Los Angeles Business Journal since 2006. Read more >>


Alice Bova — Vice President of Research

Stamford, Connecticut

Alice was Employee #1 and eagerly joined Tomilee when she founded Executives Unlimited in 2001. As the Vice President of Research, Alice utilizes her expansive network and outstanding ability to source, screen and place high quality candidates for clients across a vast industry spectrum, including Manufacturing, Distribution, Retail, Higher Education, Banking, Family Office, and Non Profit and various service related businesses. Read more >>


Michael Michalisin — Regional Managing Director, Northeastern Region

Scotch Plains, New Jersey

Michael has been with Executives Unlimited since its inception in 2001. As Regional Managing Director, Michael heads our New Jersey operation, providing quality service to the metropolitan New York area, as well as the Northeastern region. Read more >>


Basak Yakar — Director of Operations

Long Beach, California (Headquarters)

An integral part of Executives Unlimited since its formation in 2001, Basak is responsible for the company’s day-to-day operations. In this capacity, she manages the legal administration, contracts, business development, and client search assignments. Read more >>


Allison Quinlan — Managing Director, Western Region

Long Beach, California (Headquarters)

With 16 years of progressive brand marketing and sales management experience in the beverage industry, Allison has developed a keen marketing sense and business acumen for Food Service/Hospitality/On Premise, Education and Retail Channels while operating within Manufacturing, Distribution, and Consumer Products environments. Read more >>


Sandra Nadeau Gifford — Director of Recruitment

Long Beach, California (Headquarters)

In her role as Director of Recruitment, Sandra sources and screens candidates, and is active in all aspects of the search recruitment process. Her primary focus is candidate identification, including preliminary interviews, with extensive experience in Higher Education, Banking, Manufacturing, Distribution, Retail, Biotech, Family Office, and Nonprofit searches. Read more >>


Ashley Pennewell — Director of Marketing & Business Development

Long Beach, California (Headquarters)

Ashley joined Executives Unlimited over 3 years ago and hit the ground running. As a primary contributor in a boutique national organization, she has successfully learned many aspects of the business including, sourcing and identification of candidates, client administration, marketing and business development. Read more >>


Lauren Fitzgerald — Client Account Coordinator

Long Beach, California (Headquarters)

Lauren joined Executives Unlimited in 2015 after a 5 year career in the hospitality industry assisting others with healing and rehabilitation. Her excellent client service skills contribute to her success and are something she utilizes at Executives Unlimited while assisting with the search process.