Stephanie Patoka - General Manager NSW


Stephanie Patoka has more than 13 years of recruitment experience, and has worked for HR Partners for the past 10 years as a specialist HR recruiter. She started her HR recruitment career in London with Digby Morgan UK, before transferring to our Sydney office where she has been for the past 8 years. She specialises in executive level search and has a breadth of experience partnering with clients in a full range of industries. Stephanie has a very personal professional approach and prides herself on delivering an exceptional service to her candidates and clients.

Melissa Khouri - Team Leader

With a degree in Human Resources, Melissa saw the importance of understanding the requirements of what a strong HR professional looks like from a technical perspective and how to match that with the right cultural fit within the Sydney market. She has now been with HR Partners for 4 years, and has successfully built a solid network of HR professionals within the market where she is very in touch with both the passive and active candidate pool. Melissa partners with the team to mentor them with talent pooling, finding the right candidates for the right role, and to build high quality, long term relationships with both clients and candidates.

Kate McVicar - Consultant


Following the completion of her degree at Sydney University, Kate began her career in recruitment through Randstad's Graduate program. Kate now has a wealth of experience recruiting in the Western Sydney region, having previously recruited for both Government and Commercial clients across a span of industries. Kate is now based in HR Partner's Western Sydney Office, located in Parramatta CBD. Assisted by her continually expanding network within the region, Kate professional and diligent approach allows her to source the best candidates for Entry to Mid-Level HR roles in Sydney's Western Suburbs.

contact details

1/88 Philip Street, Parramatta

T: 02 9615 5344