About Lehigh Technical

Management Team

Pierre Brandt, Vice President, Lehigh
Joined Lehigh in 1993, he brings over 25 years of management experience in the staffing industry. He has demonstrated leadership in directing sales, project management and strategic expansions. He has been involved in training and development for sales, recruitment, and management within the organization. He continues to provide leadership for the continued development of the organization and works directly with clients to understand their needs and goals.
Grant Derner, Executive Vice President, Professional Division
joined Lehigh Technical in November 2009 via Lehigh Technical's acquisition of PMH Resources. In his role today, Grant serves Lehigh Technical by calling upon a proven track record encompassing over 30 years of direct staffing industry experience at multiple functional and leadership levels supporting Engineering, IT, Clerical, Industrial and Accounting clients as well as Managed Staffing Programs. Grant manages all E&IT/Professional offices east of the Mississippi River and also oversees the Lehigh Technical Strategic Recruiting Centers in Lake Mary, Florida; Columbus, Ohio and Heredia Costa Rica, the National Training Center in Lake Mary, Florida; as well as performing and managing a wide variety of Strategic, Operational and Compliance related tasks. As Executive Vice President of Operations, he is responsible for the operational and service delivery activities for Lehigh Technical, including VMS service delivery, field recruiting and customer support, contract deliverables, quality management, program management, major client engagement and implementation, 1099 and DoD compliance, and merger and acquisition support.
Heath Luikart, Vice President, Professional Operations
Joined Lehigh Technical in October 2009 via Lehigh Technical's acquisition of PMH Resources. In his role today, Heath serves Lehigh Technical by driving operations for all Engineering, IT and Professional brands at Lehigh Technical, ensuring best in class service to our customer partners. Facilitation of operational success, brand consistency, and growth strategies at Lehigh Technical. Prior to his role in operations he managed our national accounts, oversight of our national compliance team and national Recruitment Centers focused on both MSP/VMS and transactional clients. Heath also was involved in launching our near shore solution in Costa Rica.