Gabriel Lucas

Gabriel Lucas

Principal

At his core, Gabe is a dedicated project manager who cares deeply about process and results.  For Gabe, every need to hire is an opportunity to strategize, plan, pivot, and finally execute.  Gabe has been evaluating and hiring talent for decades in countless arenas and modalities: for-profit and nonprofit, governance and operational, full-time and interim, among many others.  Gabe is the co-founder of ATLIS, the Association of Technology Leaders in Independent Schools, which is a professional association to help identify and support both emerging and experienced leaders.

Gabe graduated from Stanford University with a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematical and Computational Science, UC Berkeley with a Master's degree in Information Management and Systems, and San Francisco State with a Master's degree in Mathematics. He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with his wife and three wonderful children.

12M Recruiting is a partner to Ed Tech Recruiting, which for years has worked with clients all over the world to design and recruit for unique positions in the complex areas of technology and innovation.

12M Recruiting and Ed Tech Recruiting utilize the same robust methodology and deliver the same proven results.

Meet the Team

Micaela Andres, Associate

Micaela Andres, Associate

Micaela has worked at the company since 2018 and supports each phase of the search process, from assessment through the final round. She also represents the firm at job fairs and conferences, connecting with employers and job seekers throughout the country. Micaela has a degree in business administration with a concentration in information systems management from San Jose State University. Outside the workday, Micaela loves to explore different restaurants throughout the Bay Area with her boyfriend, play with her dog, and spend quality time with her family.

Marissa Premenko, Office Manager

Marissa Premenko, Office Manager

Marissa graduated from San Francisco State University with a degree in Child Adolescence Development: Concentration in School Age Child and Family. She previously worked at a local library as a library assistant, where she supported the makerspace and children’s departments. There Marissa designed programs aimed at getting more kids interested in technology. In her free time she likes to read, play escape rooms, and have game nights with friends. She also loves to take trips to Disneyland and spend time with family.

Jessica Chung, Recruiting Specialist

Jessica Chung, Recruiting Specialist

Jessica is an experienced recruiter who has helped clients revamp hiring processes and develop robust talent acquisition programs. Her background includes developing public-private partnerships in the New York City metropolitan area, as well as innovation consulting throughout the United States.