Meet the DayBreak Staffing Team

Jonathan Sheppard, President and CEO, has been a member of the staffing industry for 35 years. In 2000, Jon founded DayBreak Staffing with the goal of building a company dedicated to honesty and excellence. Jon and his talented team consistently strive to exceed their clients’, and their own, expectations. Jon possesses extensive experience in recruiting and placements, sales and marketing and administration, with a heavy concentration in customer service. Jon’s passion for his work is always evident in his continuous hard work and professionalism with clients, applicants and his team. You can contact Jon at

John Lyons, Managing Director, brings 35 years of experience in local, regional and national staffing firms, having provided staffing advisory services to employers and human resource professionals. By providing straightforward and honest counsel, John has spent a career developing strong working relationships with clients and candidates alike. John’s network embraces a wide variety of business sectors and is particularly strong within the B2B professional service organizations, especially in the legal, entertainment, not for profit, financial services and advertising communities. You can contact John at

Stephanie Messina, Client Services Manager, joined DayBreak Staffing in 2012, having built her reputation in the staffing industry over almost three decades. Stephanie brings a focus and sense of urgency to our clients’ immediate and planned utilization of temporaries and permanent hires, to run their businesses more efficiently and effectively. Her strength in relationship building, assessing and matching high caliber support staff for clients is unmatched in the temporary staffing industry. You can contact Stephanie at


Susan Goodman, Evening / Weekend Coordinator, has been with DayBreak Staffing since its inception and provides off shift placement services to our 24 hour clients and temporary employees alike. You can contact Susan at