Mary Morton, CPC, Managing Partner

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Mary C. Morton has over fifteen years’ experience recruiting professionals and managing clients, with over ten years of experience in the biopharmaceutical staffing industry.  Mary obtained a Bachelors degree in biology from the University of Texas at Austin with coursework in pharmaceutical sciences. 

Prior to founding SEMbio, Mary worked as the Director of Recruiting for Fidelis BioPharm from February 2005 until October 2008 where she was tasked to start up a biopharmaceutical staffing division of ACS.  Mary was building the business from the ground up, and within months it became a highly successful venture and the most profitable division in the company.

Before working for Fidelis, Mary worked for MAGIC-BioPharm Resources where she built a new pharmaceutical recruiting agency also from the ground up, growing the agency to a staff of ten (which included the other two principals of SEMbio, Monica Singer and Nicole Evans) and turning the start-up into the most profitable agency in the MAGIC parent company.

After passing the rigorous examination of the National Association of Personnel Services (“NAPS”), the recruiting industry’s leading professional organization, Mary became a Certified Personnel Consultant (C.P.C.) in 1997 and remains certified through continuing education.

Mary’s numerous years of experience as a recruiter/account manager, her scientific educational background, and thorough knowledge and network in the industry have established her as a known and respected name in the biopharmaceutical recruiting market.

Nicole Evans, CPC, Managing Partner

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Nicole Evans brings with her more than fourteen years of recruiting and account management experience, including ten years focused in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries. Nicole earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science in 1996 from The University of Texas at Dallas.

Prior to founding SEMbio, Nicole was employed with Fidelis BioPharm as a Sr. Recruiter, Account Manager, Trainer and Supervisor. Nicole has built a reputation as a professional, talented, and detail oriented staffing partner. Her partner companies and candidates, alike, have come to trust and respect Nicole for her dedication to them. Nicole was critical in the start-up of Fidelis BioPharm as she assisted in training and development of new hires in addition to her recruiting duties.

Before joining Fidelis, Nicole worked for MAGIC-BioPharm where she was a top producer.  Nicole became an expert recruiter, utilizing every technique available, from cold calling to internet sourcing to networking through professional organizations and referrals.  Nicole’s success may largely be credited to her ability to maintain strong relationships with her candidates and client companies, always the consummate professional even when under pressure.  Her ability to stay focused and organized earned her the respect of colleagues and partners.

Nicole is also a Certified Personnel Consultant (C.P.C.) which was earned through examination of the National Association of Personnel Services (“NAPS”), in 1999; she strives for excellence in her field and also remains certified through continuing education.

Monica Singer, M.S., Managing Partner

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Monica Singer has over 10 years’ experience in sales and recruiting. She is a graduate of the University of North Texas in Denton, Texas, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in English in 1993 and a Master of Science in Library Information Science in 1996.  

Prior to founding SEMbio, Monica was employed with Fidelis BioPharm where she served as a Senior Recruiter and Account Manager. Monica has built her reputation as a trusted and knowledgeable recruiter in the industry.  While at Fidelis, Monica built long-term relationships with hiring managers and candidates resulting in client billings of approximately one million dollars.  She was a top performer in the company from 2005 until her departure.    Monica’s presence was integral in the growth and development of Fidelis BioPharm in the pharmaceuticals industry as a staffing partner. In addition to her research skills, Monica is an expert networker and continues to build new relationships through her participation in Industry related associations.  

Before joining Fidelis, Monica was employed by MAGIC-BioPharm Resources where she was a staffing consultant/recruiter.  Monica recruited candidates across a broad spectrum of disciplines, including medical affairs, clinical, scientific, regulatory affairs and quality assurance.  Monica was able to utilize her knowledge of library science and research, mining multiple databases and internet sources to identify qualified job candidates.  Monica has also achieved great success through networking and referrals.  Monica proved to be a natural at biopharmaceutical recruiting, earning several awards, as well as earning a spot in the coveted top ten during her first year at MAGIC.

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