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Marcus T. Dillard

Co-Founder & CEO

As Co-Founder & CEO, Marcus Dillard, is Dillard & Associates’ Chief Executive responsible for the company's overall operations and marketing strategy. His primary focus is to grow the firm's national recognition and expansion by partnering talented Americans with companies of choice while ensuring compliance and diversity.

As a consummate business executive, he is successful in partnering finance with operations to drive long-term gains in business performance, revenues, market share and bottom-line profits. He offers a breadth of knowledge in analyzing strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats to develop strategy.


Recognized as a financial strategist and judicious risk taker, Marcus has been retained by start-up, turnaround and high-growth organizations to help create conditions that promote lasting economic opportunity.


Prior to co-founding Dillard & Associates and expanding its operations into the career staffing industry,  Mr. Dillard’s professional roles were with Westar Construction, in California as Chief Financial Officer, National Security Systems, in California as Vice President of Operations and the United States Marine Corps where he served honorably for 4 years, ending his tenure as Sergeant.  

Throughout the course of his military career, Marcus received numerous awards for his noteworthy professional achievements, superior performance of duty and exceptional loyalty and dedication including the prestigious Frank E. Petersen Jr. Aviation Award “For Inspirational Leadership and Commendable Operational Competence."
Marcus is a forward-thinking, visionary who upholds high performance standards with unsurpassed integrity and solid work ethic. His success in launching new operations and substantially increasing bottom-line contributions through in-depth understanding of business and finance are further evidence of his dynamic, hands-on leadership style.


Mr. Dillard holds a degree in Business.


Client Testimonial: “Dillard & Associates are the Rock Stars of Resume Writing and HR services. Virtual support as needed with personable delivery of services. You will be happy with them!” June 5, 2009 Jeff Antonelli



Jessica L. Dillard
Co-Founder & Expert Résumé Writer

"Must-Follow Resume Experts" - Career Resource Institute™ (2017)
As a catalyst and driving force behind advanced, strategic development and implementation of large scale change management initiatives, employers have quickly and consistently come to depend on Jessica Dillard's expertise, demonstrated initiative, organizational skills, and business acumen.

Prior to co-founding Dillard & Associates, Mrs. Dillard's professional roles were with Beckman Coulter, Inc., as Customer Service Supervisor - Government Relations, GTC Telecom, as Customer Service Manager and Westec Security, as Customer Service Supervisor. As a front-line leader, she assumed full responsibility for optimizing employee performance, achieving goals, and minimizing turnover, earning recognition for outstanding leadership. 

Additionally, Mrs. Dillard offers extensive knowledge in recruitment. She has served as a High-volume Recruiter screening, qualifying and hiring candidates (non-exempt and exempt positions) for major brands including: Samsung, Rubbermaid, Keurig and Best Buy. Working in tandem with VPs, Regional Operations Managers and District Managers she successfully led a team of six recruiters from Massachusetts and California to staff more than 200 hard-to-fill positions, nationwide, in less than 45 days.  

Clients benefit from her extensive knowledge in the following:

  • Recruiting Platforms: Hire, iCIMS, Kenexa, Taleo-Oracle, ADP VirtualEdge
  • Government Accounting Systems: Supply Accounting Management System (SAMS)
  • Government Contracts: Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR); Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS); General Services Administration (GSA) Schedules; and Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCPs)

As an Expert Résumé Writer, Jessica has interviewed, consulted and drafted career documents for thousands of professionals, including recent college graduates, managers, career changers and senior executives of leading organizations. She has been called upon to volunteer her expertise to many organizations including: serving as a Facilitator on professionalism for She's a BOSSE, an etiquette clinique equipping young ladies ages 12-17 for club memberships, organizations and scholarship interviews; Careeer Mentor for Black Career Women's Network (BCWN); as Region Six Representative for The National Résumé Writers’ Assoc.; as a Competitive Event Judge for DECA: International Career Development Conferences; Mock Interviewer for SoCal ROC, Inc. and Résumé Analyst/Career Coach, for the National Society of Hispanic MBAs, Inc.

As a respected voice in the industry, Jessica has been spotlighted in several print and online newsletters, journals, magazines, books, blogs, ezines, and trade publications, as well as radio stations, education resource sites and podcasts including The National Resume Writers’ Association; The Career NewsJibberJobber; Directory of Professional Resume Writers: How to Find and Work with a Pro to Accelerate Your Job Search;; Living a Better Life®; Resume Writers' Digest; KCWG The Truth Radio and Pluralsight; as well as SOS Enrichment, Inc.; The Voice of Job SeekersJobs2CareersCareer Sherpa;; ReeMarkable Women Entrepreneurs; Fox Business; and the Career Resource Institute™ where she has been featured as one of nine "Must Follow Resume Experts" of 2017.

There's only one subject matter Mrs. Dillard devotes more time in studying than the careers industry and that's her faith towards God. Fueled by a passion for helping others, Mrs. Dillard offers more than 20 years of unwaivering commitment to helping job seekers advance their careers. In addition to her practical knowledge, Jessica adds a unique layer of specialized training earning a Management Certification from American Management Association (AMA), Denver, CO, a Frontline Leadership Certification from AchieveGlobal (formerly Zenger-Miller), Tampa, FL, and Selecting For Success® Interview Training from Personnel Decisions International (PDI), Minneapolis, MN. 

Let her help you "Get the Job You Want!".
Jessica L Dillard - Resume Writer
Expert Resume Writer

Client Testimonial: “Please accept this as my highest recommendation for Jessica Dillard. She has provided me an invaluable service in the design and creation of my resume. Everyone's story and experience is unique and she has diligently worked with me and driven the process to present my strengths in the best light possible. I would heartily recommend her services to any executive who is serious about furthering their career. Thank you for the assistance that you have given me. January 31, 2010 F.D. Teets, Jr., CPA, MBA

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