Michael Lamia earned his BS in Management from the University of South Florida. After graduation, Michael began his career as computer engineer in 1981. He continued in the field through 1996, eventually rising to the level of Director of MIS for several large corporations in Florida. It was in his last position, at a small manufacturing company, that Michael was first introduced to the staffing industry. Beginning in 1996 and continuing through 2000, Michael started as Technical Recruiter and eventually was promoted to Branch Manager.
In 2001, Michael started All Source Recruiting Group, Inc. a recruiting company focused on the placement of non-technical and non-medical professionals. Recognizing the overwhelming demand for healthcare staff, Michael along with his wife Patricia, founded MedSource Group in 2003. In 2004, the focus for MedSource Group shifted toward Allied Healthcare professionals exclusively. Later in 2008, the company re-branded and became Ardor Health Solutions.
Today, Ardor Health Solutions occupies more than 10,000 square feet of office space in Coral Springs, Florida and employees over 300.
Michael is actively involved in his family, the Catholic community and gives back to the community in any way that he can.
Patricia (Patty) spent 10 years as a Catholic school teacher from 1990 to 2000. In 2001 she joined her husband Michael Lamia, CEO of Ardor Health Solutions, in founding All Source Recruiting Group which later grew to Ardor Health Solutions. Patty was instrumental in the growing of All Source Recruiting Group into Ardor Health Solutions. As the consummate team player, Patty has at one time or another done just about every job at Ardor Health Solutions, always placing the growth of the company and her employee’s ahead of her own needs. However, Patty’s greatest achievement is raising two amazing & talented children Stephanie Nicole & Michael Thomas Lamia.
Jennifer Miranda is the Vice President of Operations here at Ardor Health Solutions, where she oversees several departments that are crucial to Ardor. Jennifer has been with Ardor for over ten years and has trained in all departments and positions within the company.
Jennifer has held and been promoted from Administrative Assistant, Contract Coordinator, Executive Assistant, Director of Administration and finally to Vice President of Operations. Given her knowledge and experience, she has assisted in creating Ardor’s Training Program, the Safety Council, Ardor Angels and was part of the team that obtained Ardor Health Solutions Joint Commission Certification.
Mike joined Ardor Health Solutions in August of 2015. Mike holds a Bachelor’s in Business Management from the University of Central Florida and a Master’s in Broadcast Journalism from Emerson College in Boston, MA. Mike comes from a journalism background, working as a field reporter and anchor for three years before retiring from the industry in TV Market #25 in Raleigh, NC. He now works as the primary content creator and marketing manager for Ardor Health Solutions.
Stephanie is the Director of our Travel Nursing Division. Her experience in both the legal and recruitment/placement fields has helped Ardor Health Solutions become a premier staffing agency for nurses who need assistance finding positions nationwide. Stephanie earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Central Florida and subsequently immersed herself in staffing prior to attending law school at Saint Thomas University School of Law in Miami. After passing the Florida Bar Exam in February of 2014, Stephanie immediately saw the need for more contemporary, innovative and client based approach to staffing nurses. Utilizing her legal knowledge, and background in staffing, Stephanie is now the Director of the Travel Nursing Division based out of Tampa, Florida.
Anthony is Ardor Health’s legal expert/consultant. Anthony is a graduate of the University of South Florida, and Saint Thomas University School of Law in Miami. In addition to having experience in law firm recruitment and placement, Anthony has spent three years in private practice and continues to practice full time while managing all of our legal division accounts. Anthony is currently the corporate liaison for Ardor Health’s relationships with local and national medical facilities, in addition to ensuring corporate compliance and reviewing candidate contracts.