About Us

The Kleinbach Group was founded in 2006 with the leadership of Lyn Kleinbach, a top executive recruiter with over 25 years of medical recruiting experience in the healthcare industry.

Lyn's vision for the boutique firm is to provide outstanding service to clients with the customized resources of a large firm. We strive to maintain the personal touch and distinctive quality of a small practice. The philosophy of hard work, determination to find the perfect candidate and unsurpassed quality is consistently demonstrated in every search. We are a premium provider of the world's best talent to healthcare firms across the country and we place quality at the heart of everything we do.

Candidates, please expect top results from us in terms of accurate presentation of long term career opportunities, good feedback and excellent negotiating on your behalf for the best offer for both you and the client.

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Our Mission

Our mission at The Kleinbach Group is clear. We aim to help the world's leading healthcare companies and top candidates realize their dreams by making perfect matches. This means both groups can gain a competitive edge and achieve fantastic results. We are fixated on being our client's most trusted guide to identifying talent across many industries in the healthcare field. We strive to find the best candidates that will continue to be promoted in organizations based on their successful histories. For our candidates, we provide career counseling as well as exposure to the most exciting companies building their organizations today.


Our Consultants

Our team is dedicated to the relationship between our candidates and our clients. We ensure that each of these confidential interests are met by matching culture, skill set and financials. Each day we strive to make a significant impact with innovative search ideas and top notch individuals to fill your searches.

Management Team

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Lyn Kleinbach

Lyn Kleinbach has over 25 years experience in executive recruiting.  With a degree from Gonzaga University she started her career in San Francisco recruiting top programmers in the IT industry with a very reputable firm, SK White Consulting.  After relocating to Sacramento she immediately landed a position with System 1 Search where she was the number one recruiter year after year including a $1,000,000 billing year.  She became a partner, managing a Northeast recruiting team specializing in all aspects of healthcare.  Her team enjoyed great success with consistent year-over-year growth.  After 15 years with this organization, she made a entrepreneurial move to start her own boutique recruiting firm, The Kleinbach Group.




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Sarah Banchieri
Healthcare Recruiter

Sarah has been a recruiter since 1998 specializing in Healthcare, Computer Science/IT, and Accounting. Her career experience includes Deloitte & Touche, Google and, now, The Kleinbach Group. She focuses on developing strong relationships with candidates by understanding their goals to maintain a positive recruitment experience and to assist them in finding their next perfect career opportunity. Sarah lives in Rocklin, CA where she lives with her husband and two young children. They spend most weekends enjoying the outdoors and family time.

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Nicole West
Healthcare Recruiter

With over 10 years of healthcare sales and marketing experience, Nicole excels at communication, relationship building and has a proven track record of successfully managing various books of business. She graduated from CSU Chico with a degree in Journalism and Communications. She started her career in recruitment at Cisco System in Silicon Valley. After relocating to Sacramento she obtained a position in health plan sales and marketing for Kaiser Permanente, managing large group and strategic accounts and becoming instrumental in growing membership within her book of business. Later, she landed a position as a pharmaceutical representative at Pfizer Inc., successfully managing a territory in a heavy managed care market, developing KOLs and assisting in formulary wins. Utilizing her industry knowledge and strong relationship skills, she enjoys helping candidates manage their career while landing their ideal job. Nicole lives in Granite Bay, CA with her husband and two boys. Outside of spending time with family, she enjoys yoga, trail running and golf.


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Leanne Romero
Healthcare Recruiter

Leanne has over a decade of recruiting experience, more than half in agency and contingent search where she grew into a national account manager for a high-volume, top-ranking firm, garnering extensive B2B sales experience leading recruiting teams and making lifelong connections across the U.S. A veteran of healthcare recruiting, Leanne has experience with Renown Health and UC David Medical Center. She understands the critical nature that recruiters play in finding top talent and employers of choice, all through solid relationships and direct communication. Leanne currently resides in Roseville, California. Although, as an outdoors enthusiast, her heart resides in a future guest ranch in Montana.