Meet The Team

Erin Carlson

Partner – Founder
Erin.Carlson@Wave3Solutions.com

If you talk to Erin, you will understand why she is also known as the “Energizer Bunny,” short and full of life! Erin has over 20 years of full cycle recruitment and account management experience, in agency and corporate environments. Those who have worked with her know she is transparent, direct and trustworthy. Erin’s true love of recruiting shines through as she will naturally coach you through your hiring need or desired career transition. She is a connector; in addition to recruitment ask her for great travel recommendations, wineries, or restaurants.

Tom Nordell

Partner – Founder
Tom.Nordell@Wave3Solutions.com

Tom, otherwise known as “Metro Rancher” due to blending his life living on a hobby farm with the urban side of the Twin Cities.  Tom offers 20 years of experience recruiting a blend of contract and direct hire. Tom has an uncanny ability to find the right person for the client’s need. Tom’s gregarious nature always shines through. He has an unparalleled track record of excellent service for his clients, both hiring managers and job seekers, they find him level headed and trustworthy.

Ben Brickson

Partner – Founder
Ben.Brickson@Wave3Solutions.com

Ben, otherwise knows as our “Human Calculator” due to his strong operational background. Ben brings 15 years of expertise in sales and recruiting. He has built trusted relationships with both clients and candidates alike. Whether you need a quick turnaround on a hire, or guidance finding a new project, Ben can assist you! He is as personable as they come, a true Midwestern guy. Ben enjoys golf, basketball and time with his family. After playing basketball for UND, Ben continues to follow their success.

Trevor Knutson

VP, Recruiting Solutions
Trevor.Knutson@wave3solutions.com

With more than two decades of recruiting, consulting, and sales experience, Trevor brings a strong, consultative approach to the clients and candidates he partners with. With a mindset of good people helping good people; and a passion for connecting talent to opportunities, he brings a consistent and honest approach to whatever need you may have.  If you want to talk sports rather than business, he’s your guy with nearly two decades of coaching and a life long outdoors enthusiast there’s always a something to discuss.

Sara Jane Soeun

Director, Business Development & Recruitment
Sarajane.Soeun@Wave3Solutions.com

Sara Jane is our very own small town/city girl. She brings to the team over 15 years of sales and recruiting experience with expertise in Finance and Accounting. She takes pride in her role helping candidates navigate through huge life changes. Her clients know her as a trustworthy resource and hiring partner, who helps make a positive impact in their organization. She loves new adventures and experiences, whether it is taking her young daughter to see Swan Lake downtown or hiking the tops of volcanoes. She has a passion for working with people, especially building confidence with youth as their Coach, Troop Leader or Ballet Mom.

Missy Kloster

Recruiting Consultant
Missy.Kloster@Wave3Solutions.com

Missy, known as our “Team Cheerleader” due to the amount of time she spends cheering at her son’s sporting events and her excitement in being a part of a winning recruitment team. With a degree in Communication and 20+ years in the recruitment industry; she is well versed in helping you identify talent for your needs. Missy has a passion for meeting new people; candidates can expect her to be compassionate and a good listener.  You will be ensured she leaves your conversation with a solid understanding of what is important to you. Ask Missy about how to find the best YOU in a new career!

Molly Luster

Recruiting Consultant
Molly.Luster@wave3solutions.com

Molly is known for her fun, witty, hardworking and contagious personality. She has 4+ years of agency recruitment and excels at understanding the requirements of her candidates. With a degree in Communication and 16+ years of Operations Management experience in Corporate America, she is well versed in helping you identify talent for your needs. Away from work you will find her watching one of her three children at their sporting events, golfing or enjoying time away with her husband or friends. Vacationing on beautiful sandy beaches is what she looks forward to every year.

Anna Tangen

Recruiting Consultant
Anna.Tangen@wave3solutions.com

Anna is our designer and a chaos coordinator. She spends time creating for her side hustle and coordinating the chaos of her 3 sons and husband. As a former teacher, she excels at guiding/training. Anna uses the talent from her previous career to truly listen and guide candidates through their search. You will find her to be incredibly patient yet honest, and passionate about getting to know the real you! At the end of the day, her number one goal is to make sure the candidate and client are a good match together. When not working, you can find Anna at the baseball fields or the lake.

Matt Carlson

Office Manager
Matt.Carlson@wave3solutions.com

Matt is our Office Manager who manages the fun of invoices, taxes and all things numbers. A skill not often loved by most recruiters we are thankful he is here to keep the books! His work allows the rest of us to stay the course in finding top talent for our clients. Matt is friendly, patient and maybe just a bit sarcastic, he embraces life with an attitude for fun. When not crunching numbers you will find him running his own business or enjoying life at a golf course, baseball field, traveling or on the water.