OUR TEAM

JASON EGGERS

Managing Director

Jason has 15+ years of experience finding and hiring talent throughout corporate & commercial banking and associated ancillary businesses. He has been recognized and formally awarded for executive search success and service to clients. Jason is deeply passionate and committed to serving the talent and search needs of his clients while positively impacting the careers and lives he touches every day. He loves people.  He has a bachelor’s degree from the University of California at Santa Barbara and lives with his wife and daughter in Omaha, NE. Jason also loves serving his community through organizations like Knights of Columbus and the American Red Cross.

Email | Office: (402) 614-3506 | Mobile: (402) 212-4474

AARON RIDER

Director – Banking

Aaron has spent a lifetime building relationships in all aspects; personally, and professionally.  His belief is that relationships are the most important part of a meaningful life of servitude and practices this at home, with coworkers, his community, clients, candidates, and the guy at the checkout in the grocery store. He loves a good challenge and enjoys using this challenging kind of task to deliver a great solution for his clients. He’s a dad of two young children, who loves getting involved with their activities and interests.  He also loves being involved with his community and contributing where he can, to help others, in their quest for a better life.

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CHRIS FINKEN, M.S.

Search Strategy Lead

After spending over 10 years working in the Financial Services industry, Chris knows how to identify and connect with the individuals and organizations he is trying to help and is able to communicate his understanding back to them. Chris has an infectious, energetic, outgoing personality, and is a true relationship builder. Chris has found successful commercial bankers leadership opportunities and has made placements across the country. Chris enjoys adventures, the outdoors, playing sports, and watching the Creighton Bluejays’ men’s basketball team. Chris holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance and International Business, as-well-as, a master’s degree in Securities Analysis and Portfolio Management from Creighton University, and has an in-depth knowledge of all things related to Finance.

Email | Office: (312) 766-4272 | Mobile: (402) 968-9167

RYAN TERRY

Senior Executive Search Consultant [IN, OH, KY]

Prior to coming to Eggers, Ryan specifically recruited Commercial Bankers for over 12 years. Ryan has experience placing many Senior Bankers, Market Presidents, and Chief Lending Officers, to name a few. As a Senior Executive Recruiter, Ryan brings only the best talent to his clients through networking, recruiting, and building relationships. Currently, Ryan covers the states of Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky, as well as clients in surrounding states. He brings profit-oriented candidates to the table for his clients in order to deliver a specific need. Outside of the office, Ryan is married and has four kids. He has been involved in coaching youth football for the last 11 years and has also been running an Elite Youth Wrestling club for the last 6 years. He is also the owner and operator of TNT Realty.

Email | Office: (317) 559-0965 | Mobile: (402) 315-8433

JOSHUA NELSON

Senior Executive Search Consultant [IA, IL]

Josh Nelson is a Senior Executive Search Consultant, specializing in cultivating long-lasting relationships with his clients. He recently began working at Eggers, starting in June 2021. Josh enjoys finding the exact needs of his clients and bringing in top talent with the relationships he’s built with bankers in the market so that all voids in the industry are filled. Previously, Josh worked in the insurance and annuity investments field for approximately 8 years. He has a lot of experience building relationships with candidates and clients alike and finding the right fit for their specific needs. Outside of the office, Josh is a huge sports fan. He personally enjoys golfing but never passes up the opportunity to attend any live sporting event. Along with sports, Josh loves to try new restaurants, he even considers himself a big foodie.

Email | Office: (312) 847-7328 | Mobile: (402) 905-8317

WILLIAM DYSON

Senior Executive Search Consultant [MO]

Willie Dyson joined Eggers Executive Search early in 2021 as Senior Executive Search Consultant of the St. Louis, Missouri Market. Before joining the team at Eggers, he spent time as a District Coordinator for Aflac and a Sports Performance Coach, both in St. Louis. Not only has his experience given him a strong knowledge of the area, but it has also helped him develop a strong passion for working with people and more importantly helping people. Outside of his time spent at Eggers, Willie loves spending time with his family and friends. Willie also has a strong passion for football and can almost always be caught watching a game on the weekends. Willie uses his passion for- and knowledge of- people to aid them in finding their way to career growth and to the best version of themselves. He can’t wait to use his knowledge and tested skills to help you reach your goals too!

Email | Office: (314) 804-7280 | Mobile: (314) 330-9670

PHIL ANANIA

Senior Executive Search Consultant [AZ]

Over the course of his professional career, Phil has continually grown his skills as a full-cycle recruiting, sourcing, industry knowledge, and marketing consultant. He finds joy in guiding individuals toward achieving their dream job while at the same time helping a company gain a first-rate employee. As the owner and operator of a successful restaurant, the many years he spent in the Service industry prepared Phil to master what it takes to be successful- to be responsible and enthusiastic in everything he does. He understands the importance of customer service, how to manage people, and workflow. Later, Phil transitioned to restaurant consulting and marketing until he started to work as a recruiter. In his free time, Phil enjoys spending time with his wife, daughters, cat, and dog. He loves to cook for his family, swim at the neighborhood pool, exercise, and go for hikes.

Email | Office: (750) 452-2482

ROB ROBINSON

Senior Executive Search Consultant [GA]

Rob Robinson joined Eggers Executive Search in 2021 with over 20+ years of recruiting and staffing experience throughout the U.S., with an emphasis on Financial Services. Rob’s previous work includes the position of COO for an environmental consulting group, a federal procurement officer, and managing partner for a veteran-owned recruiting and staffing firm. His early career also included a stint in the U.S. Air Force as a Mortuary/Public Affairs Officer during Operation Global Shield. Rob’s ability to communicate effectively with all levels of management is derived from his experience in the military-helping families cope with loss. Outside of work Rob enjoys playing chess, tennis, ping pong, and watching movies with his son. Rob voluntarily writes grants and advisory services for non-profits in need of funding. Rob voluntarily writes grants and provides consulting services to non-profits and community-based organizations. Rob has a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Nebraska (Omaha).

Email | Office: (404) 497-7822 | Mobile: 402-312-4636

LUKE TESAR

Senior Executive Search Consultant [TX]

Luke joined Eggers Executive Search in late 2019. He is motivated, dedicated, and resilient; all skills that have set him up for success in the Financial Recruiting industry. Luke brings 5+ years of outbound sales experience. His previous work experience includes Mutual of Omaha, Blue Cross Blue Shield, and VSS. In a short period of time, he has solidified deep long-lasting relationships in the Texas market and plans to build from the early success in his recruiting career-success which led him to land Eggers’ Recruiter of the Year Award in 2020. Outside of work, Luke is deeply involved in his community, he holds the title of treasurer for a non-profit organization and attempts to be of service wherever needed. His hobbies and interests include physical fitness, hiking, and sports.

Email | Office: (214) 396-7005 | Mobile: (402) 253-4970

MADDOX LARSON

BUSINESS ANALYST

Maddox is a current student at Creighton University studying Philosophy and Theology with a minor in French and Francophone Studies. Presently, Maddox’s role as Business Analyst orients most of his tasks toward organizing and coordinating company growth and outreach, as well as, updating the CRM database that the recruiters use and maintaining regular maintenance to the Eggers website. Outside of his time at Eggers, Maddox enjoys reading books relating to various modern philosophical concepts, coaching a local VEX Robotics team, and trying new restaurants with his friends.

Email | Office: (402) 641-3506 | Mobile: (402) 319-5856

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