Get to Know Us

Get to Know Us

lee-ward – ˈlēwərd,ˈlo͞oərd/
adjective & adverb
1. on or toward the side sheltered from the wind or toward which the wind is blowing; downwind
2. “the leeward side of the island”
noun
1. the side sheltered or away from the wind

Sheltering your most valuable assets, your time and your possessions with candidates ready to make your life easier. We are based in North America and serve candidates and clients globally. Meet our team of experienced (over 20 years in business) and dedicated professionals at Leeward Staffing.

Lead Placement Specialist

Nicole Fahrenholz

Placement Specialist
Administrative Operations Coordinator

Jackie

Lead Placement Specialist
Placement Specialist

Sara V

Placement Specialist
Placement Specialist

Kelly Matczak

Communications Coordinator
Placement Assistant

Erin Donahue

Placement Assistant
Account Manager

Robyn Harris

Account Manager
JJ McDonough

JJ McDonough

Founder & CEO

Florida native JJ McDonough is a husband, father, and the founder of Leeward Staffing. McDonough, a graduate of Florida Atlantic University, has been in the industry since 2000, and successfully sold several travel hospitality businesses throughout his career before settling his focus on staffing. In 2017, he launched Leeward Staffing, providing fully vetted freelance and full-time professionals in estate management, hospitality, culinary arts, health and wellness, childcare, recreation and more.  Leewards extensive list of professionals allows our clients to maintain a seamless lifestyle whether at home or on holiday.

JJ’s many years of experience in the high-net-worth space is what sets Leeward Staffing apart, and allows the company to provide world-class service to the most discerning clients.

McDonough is an active member of Domestic Estate Manager Association, Hypoluxo Island Board, Palm Beach County Preservation Society, and the Surfrider Foundation. When he is not enjoying the coastal lifestyle at home, McDonough can be found personally servicing client accounts around the globe.