2910 Westown Parkway
Industries - Accounting & Finance, Clerical, Contact Center/Call Center, Customer Service, Data Entry, Engineering, Executives, Human Resources, Management, Manufacturing, Marketing, Office Administration, Sales, Temporary , Temporary-to-permanent, Transportation, Warehouse and Logistics
Katie Roth is owner of Portico Staffing, a full-service employment placement agency located in West Des Moines, Iowa.
Prior to opening her employment agency in 2005, she was vice president and a shareholder for eight years with Merit Resources, Inc., a Professional Employer Organization. While she was at Merit, she was a regional finalist in the 2001 Entrepreneur of the Year contest sponsored by Ernst & Young.
Katie is currently on the Board of Directors of Homesteaders Life Company. She is past President of the Rotary Club of West Des Moines, and a graduate and board member of the Greater Des Moines Leadership Institute. She is a mentor for the Community Connect Program. Katie was the first woman president of the Rotary Club of West Des Moines.
Katie is certified by the Society for Human Resource Management as a Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SPC) and by the Human Resource Certification Institute as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR). She has served on the State SHRM Council as Professional Development Director and was in charge of the annual leadership conference for three years. She is also a Certified Personnel Consultant (CPC).
In 2015, she was awarded the Business Owner of the Year award by the Des Moines Business Record.
Prior to Merit Resources, Katie worked for ten years as an Area Manager for Olsten Staffing Services, a national temporary help company.
Katie is a graduate of the University of Iowa. She is married to Mark Clark and they live in West Des Moines.