Connecting Top Talent with Top Jobs in Savoy, Illinois

About Us

A recognized leader in the recruiting and staffing industry, Spherion® has been connecting talented individuals to companies in the Champaign area for three decades. Local owner Cindy Somers and her team have 75 years of combined industry experience ready to apply to your staffing and job search needs.

Distinguished by their local roots, Cindy and her staffing team have a deep knowledge of the workforce issues impacting companies in Champaign, Ford and Macon Counties. Because we know the area so well, we are uniquely equipped to address your needs with solutions that yield exceptional results.

A Staffing Company Built on Relationships
At Spherion, we place a high priority on building relationships with the clients and candidates we serve. We are proud to have a very tenured team, and it is due to our relationship-based approach to staffing. Cindy and her team are committed to understanding their customers’ needs and helping them achieve their individual goals. Spherion wants to be your staffing partner for the long haul!

Our Services

Spherion® is Champaign’s trusted source for skilled talent and exciting career opportunities. Local owner Cindy Somers and her team are seasoned staffing professionals who care for the unique needs of their clients and candidates. From flexible and temp-to-hire, to direct-hire solutions, Spherion places a broad range of talent, including:
• Administrative & Clerical
• Contact Center
• Light Industrial
• Non-Clinical Healthcare
• Professional

Our Champaign staffing team is committed to helping you achieve your unique goals. For 30 years, we’ve been helping organizations connect with strong talent throughout Champaign, Ford and Macon County. Discover why more than 500 local companies and 1,500 job seekers have made Spherion their personal staffing and job search partner!

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Map and Directions


Directions from the North: Take Neil Street and travel South through the Windsor Avenue intersection. Then take the first left on Dunlap Court. Go to the “T” in the road and make a left on Woodfield Drive. We are the 3rd building on the right (1805 Woodfield Drive).

Directions from the South: Take Neil Street through the Burwash Avenue intersection (where the Savoy 16 Movie theatre is located). Go to Dunlap Court and make a left. Proceed to the “T” in the road and make a left on Woodfield Drive. We are the 3rd building on the right (1805 Woodfield Drive).

Awards and Recognitions

Champaign Spherion® owner Cindy Somers and her staffing team are committed to excellence in all that they do. And, it’s evident by the many distinctive accolades and achievements they have received:
- Athena Award Winner 2012
- Graduate of Leadership Illinois Class 2011
- CU Schools Foundation 2011 Local Community Business Impact Award
- Paul Harris Fellow Rotary Foundation of Rotary International
- Champaign West Rotary “Rookie of the Year” for outstanding service 1997-1998
- Top 100 Woman-Owned Business in State of Illinois 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
- Nominated for Woman of Distinction 1999, 2009
- Nominated for ATHENA Award 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
- United Way Volunteer Excellence Award for a Business Group (Norrell) 1999
- Champaign County Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year 1996
- Spherion Eagle Award Winner 1994, 1998
- Spherion Achievement Club Winner 1998, 1999
- Spherion President's Award Winner 2003, 2007, 2009, 2013
- Spherion Performance Forum Winner 2003, 2007, 2009, 2012, 2013
- Spherion SOAR Program Award Winner 2003, 2004, 2008, 2011, 2013

Affiliations and Partnerships

Spherion® is a locally owned company that cares about the people and organizations who make up our community. Local owner Cindy Somers and her staffing team are committed to staying connected through partnerships with organizations throughout the Champaign area, including:
- Don Moyer Boys & Girls Club
- Junior Achievement
- Junior Women’s Club
- C-U One-to-One Mentoring
- C-U One-to-One Mentoring Scholarship Foundation
- United Way
- Muscular Dystrophy Association
- Chamber of Commerce
- Mental Health Center
- American Cancer Society
- Champaign County YMCA
- March of Dimes
- Crisis Nursery
- Champaign Park District
- Central Illinois Human Resource Group
- Workforce Investment

Meet our Team

Cynthia Somers
  • Cynthia Somers
  • Owner
  • Cindy has 20 years of industry experience and is a certified Woman Business Enterprise (WBE). She has received many accolades over the course of her career, including: Spherion’s President’s Award, Achievement Club, SOAR and Performance Forum winner; 1996 CCCC Small Business of the Year; Rotarian; Paul Harris Fellow; Athena Award Winner; and CUSF Distinguished Alumni Award. Cindy is also a volunteer for the United Way.
Erica Miller
  • Erica Miller
  • Staffing Specialist
  • Erica has seven years of experience in the recruiting and staffing industry. Prior to this role, she served as the On-Premise Manager for Spherion in Ashville, NC.
Rita Byrd
  • Rita Byrd
  • Bookkeeper
  • Rita has been with Spherion since 2003 and handles all payroll and general accounting functions for our office.

Sandra Alsop
  • Sandra Alsop
  • Territory Manager
  • Sandra has 17 years of industry experience in various roles, including: Client Services Specialist, Sales Manager, Marketing Coordinator and Recruiter. She is involved in the following organizations: Workforce Investment Board, C-U One-to-One Scholarship Foundation, Chamber Ambassador Committee, Rotarian, United Way and Central Illinois Human Resource Group Member.
Sherice Lotts
  • Sherice Lotts
  • Customer Service Representative
Kim Pillischafske
  • Kim Pillischafske
  • Direct Hire Recruiter

Employers

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Contact Us

  • Spherion
  • 1805 Woodfield Dr.
    Savoy, Illinois 61874
  • 1-217-359-4488
  • E-mail Us

Meet Our Team

Cynthia Somers
  • Cynthia Somers
  • Owner
Erica Miller
  • Erica Miller
  • Staffing Specialist
Rita Byrd
  • Rita Byrd
  • Bookkeeper
Sandra Alsop
  • Sandra Alsop
  • Territory Manager
Sherice Lotts
  • Sherice Lotts
  • Customer Service Representative
Kim Pillischafske
  • Kim Pillischafske
  • Direct Hire Recruiter
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