Meet Teresa Sims

Teresa Sims, Partner/COO

Teresa brings a wide range of technical and recruiting knowledge to Sims Executive Search. Responsible for overseeing the sourcing, recruiting and consulting projects for the search team, she partners with clients to bring the best possible talent and knowledge to their organizations.

She grew up on a row crop and livestock farm in Southern Illinois so she has passion for recruiting in the Agriculture space, including Animal Health and Animal Nutrition.

She also has national reputation in healthcare, consulting for some of the largest hospital organizations in the United States including BJC – St Louis, MO, MD Anderson – Houston, TX, Mercy – St Louis, MO and SSM Health – St Louis, MO. Teresa has held director-level positions at one of the largest hospital systems in the Midwest. As an expert in Electronic Medical Records, she led one of the largest implementation projects in the country, converting several legacy systems to a primary EHR Software.

She has extensive experience in all levels of search, working with C-level, Executives and Hiring Managers with the goal of placing the right person in the right position with the right company.

She graduated from Eastern Illinois University with a Pre-med degree.


Present and past honors and associations:

  • 2020 Small Business Wonder Women Award
  • 2019 Top 5 Search Firms in St Louis Recognition
  • Missouri Kansas Search and Staffing Association
  • Certified Personnel Consultant (CPC)
  • Board of Directors, St. Louis Fellowship of Christian Athletes

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