About PuzzleHR

Human Resources as a Service

White Glove Personnel Management Infrastructure Solutions

As America’s premier HR as a Service provider (HRaaS), we recognize that today’s business environment is complex and that those complexities hamper business growth. 

We know that employers face the daunting task of combining…

  • Business Needs
  • Employee Expectations 
  • Compliance with Government Regulations

…to Sustain and Grow Their Companies.

For most, effectively executing all three is difficult, if not impossible.

About Us

Our
Mission

At PuzzleHR we strive to be the force that disrupts Human Resources.

By delivering White Glove Solutions to HR challenges that deliver measurable business results, we turn HR from a business cost center into a Revenue Driver.

We have the experience and resources to help:

  • Keep you in compliance with government regulations no matter your location or industry 
  • Leverage all the resources at your disposal
  • Make your company an Employer of Choice by helping you recruit, lead and retain the best talent available
  • Create Scalable internal processes to prepare for your future growth.

Let us put the pieces of the puzzle together for your business.

Our Leadership Team

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Lonny Ostrander

Chief Executive Officer

Lonny began his career as the owner of a boutique consulting firm in Palm Beach, Florida before taking his talents to Paychex in 1991. During his 28 year career there, Lonny served Paychex in multiple capacities and his accomplishments include leading the successful integration of the National Business Solutions PEO. Eventually Lonny was named an Officer of Paychex and Executive Vice President of the Human Resource Services division. Lonny retired from Paychex in 2016 and Co-Founded Pygmalion Consulting Group, a leading HCM Sales Consulting Firm. One of PuzzleHR’s Co-Founders, Lonny will serve as the company’s Chief Executive Officer.

Lonny is a proud Alum of the University of South Florida, and with his wife Jennifer and his daughters, Alexa and Angelica, splits time between their homes in Tampa, Florida and Blue Ridge, Georgia.

Chris Timol

Chris Timol

President, Chief Operating Officer

A native of New York City and a graduate of Pace University, Chris has over 25 years of experience in Human Resource Leadership. He started his career as an individual contributor for Paychex in the early ‘90s and, over the years, has held numerous Senior Leadership positions including Officer and Executive Vice President of Sales. After Paychex, Chris went on to become the Chief Revenue Officer of Software Startup Stratex HR (Acquired by Toast) and then moved on to co-found Pygmalion Consulting, a leading HCM Sales Consultancy. As one of PuzzleHR’s co-founders, Chris will leverage his vast experience as President and Chief Operating Officer.

Chris currently resides in Lakewood Ranch, FL with his wife Martina and his Daughters Simone and Sabine’ and sits on numerous advisory boards including that of Social Running Apparel Startup Janji.com.

Jonathan Boehmer

Jonathan Boehmer

Vice President of Customer Success, East

Jonathan Boehmer is graduate of The Catholic University of America and served in the United States Marine Corps and is a veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom. Jonathan began his 20 year professional career at Paychex in 2001 as a Client Service Representatives for Paychex’ Administrative Services Organization (ASO). After a short time, Jonathan moved into sales and the sales leadership and is recognized as one of the early thought-leaders in the HR outsourcing industry and has spent his entire career in the ASO and PEO industry. Jonathan later established Porchlight Management Group, an independent HCM and HR consulting company and he will bring his talents to PuzzleHR as Vice President of Customer Success, East.

Jonathan currently resides in Boston, MA with his wife Cynthia, and his two children, Sophia and Jack.

Marion Hawkins

Marion Daurizio Hawkins

Vice President of Operations

Marion D. Hawkins has more than 30 years’ experience leading teams to excellence. She started her 30+ year career with Paychex in the payroll department and moved up through the leadership ranks where, for the last 14 years, she’s led the National PEO sales team. Marion’s consistent focus on Change Leadership, Employee Engagement and Employee Development makes her the perfect fit for PuzzleHR. As Vice President of Operations, Marion will lead the PuzzleHR Operations Team and leverage her skills to create successful client engagements.

A native of Rochester, NY, Marion now lives in Clearwater, Florida, where she volunteers for CJ Paws, an animal emergency rescue organization.

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Rebecca Burbridge

Vice President of Customer Success, West

Rebecca joins Puzzle as Vice President of Customer Success, West with over 26 years of broad experience helping businesses achieve their goals through strategic management of their human capital. She most recently served for 14 years with Paychex, Inc. in senior leadership roles within their ASO/PEO, Retirement Planning and Payroll divisions. She has a track record of demonstrated leadership through developing national award-winning teams and consultants. Rebecca brings a wealth of client-centric human capital experience across recruiting and HR Consulting, which positions Puzzle to respond to our clients’ need for strategic HR solutions.

Rebecca attended Montana State University with a focus in Business Administration and HR. She has made her home in the beautiful state of Colorado with her son Marc, his wife Hannah and their son Watson, and her daughter, Sarah. Rebecca also stays busy volunteering in her community with Hospice and SECOR (South East Community Outreach).

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Connor Esrick

Director of Business Development

Connor joins the Puzzle team with a unique background in the financial industry. Connor started his career in the Silicon Valley Venture Capital space and recently transitioned into Middle Market Private Equity. He spends much of his time working on day to day problem solving with current portfolio investments to learn more about different sectors, emerging markets and new technologies. Connor brings his passion for start-ups, growing companies and innovative technology solutions to Puzzle as the Director of Business Development. 

Connor is a graduate of the University of Miami, and a resident of Palm Beach, Florida.

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