Our Team

Kevin Keifer, CPC  (current training)
President – Owner

Kevin has been a consultant, manager & owner in the executive search industry since 1986. His expertise ranges from field service to CEO positions specializing in the High-Tech Electronics industry. He has a comprehensive knowledge of all aspects of semiconductor manufacturing, as well as a sterling reputation for outstanding service and an extremely vast contact base within the industry. A San Jose native, Kevin completed his undergraduate degree at the University of the Pacific in Stockton, California.
Contact: Kevin Keifer

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Danna Keifer
Vice President – General Manager

Danna Keifer has been an integral part of Keifer Professional Search since its inception. She is responsible for all of our Internal Training Programs. Danna Has worked as a contingency search recruiter since 1987 and has billed millions in fees. When she worked with Management Recruiters Inc. /Sales Consultants in Culver city, she was a consistant top producer and Annual “Pace Setter”. No one at Keifer Professional Search understands the “Art of the Deal” like Danna. Year in and year out Danna has been a consistant placement maker and top producer at KPS. She has worked an Insurance Industry Desk, High Tech Electronics Desk and recently a Consumer Electronics Desk. Give Danna a call if you are trying to fill a hard to fill position.
Contact: Danna Keifer


Cindi Swartout

Cindi Swartout joined the staff at Keifer Professional Search in May 2005 as Administrative Assistant. Her office, computer and organizational skills were a welcome addition. In November 2007 Cindi became Research Assistant to Kevin and then in 2009 the Office Administrator. Born in Colorado, Cindi and her family moved to California in 1985 because of her husband Chris’ job. She was fortunate enough to be a stay-at-home mom for her three children: Alan, 37; Tirina, 32 and Tami, 29. Cindi also has 4 grandchildren . She has been very active in Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, International Order of the Rainbow for Girls and Order of Eastern Star . Cindi also has her HAM radio license (KD6ALN), is active in the local R.A.C.E.S. group, is Open Water II scuba certified and has an AA degree in Fashion Design .
Contact: Cindi Swartout
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Robert Keifer
Research Assistant

While Bob was studying at University of California, Irvine, he played Division 1 NCAA Water Polo for the Anteaters. He received BA in Business and Economics in 2013. Bob focuses on special projects for our clients and has an extremely high closing ratio. When you get a call from Bob you know that you are being “handled” by the future of the Company.
Contact: Bob Keifer


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Staff Christmas pictures with Santa Claus