Meet Elizabeth

Amanda Keller

Elizabeth Mentele

Student Coordinator

P: (605) 385-0473

About Elizabeth


Born and raised in the Gateway to the Black Hills – Rapid City, SD, Elizabeth spent the last decade in education before opening a new chapter in anesthesia placement. Prior to her role as Student Coordinator, she assisted CRNAs and Anesthesiologists with locum and permanent positions as a Locums Recruiter.Elizabeth has a love for traveling and is thrilled to assist you in exploring new places. She has a passion for helping others and engaging in meaningful volunteer work, particularly with children. She enjoys live music, hiking with her sweet Goldendoodle, Gunnar, and continuing her efforts in learning the sport of golf. She’s an avid sports fan (Skol Vikes!), puzzle enthusiast, and a skilled baker – ask her for her chocolate chip cookie recipe!


Favorite Quote

“Fun is one of the most important and underrated ingredients to success” – Richard Branson


Bucket List Item

Island hop in Greece!


Her Why?

As the Student Coordinator at Recruiting Resources, Elizabeth is thrilled to match her passion for working with students with her knowledge of the anesthesia world. Her mission is to be a valuable resource and partner for SRNAs, helping them navigate the exciting transition from school to post-graduation.


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