Thelma Poock


Sarah Sedwick

Senior Technical Recruiter

Sarah Sedwick has been with LaunchPointPEO since July 2019. She is a proud graduate of Virginia Tech and aims to bring her positive attitude into work everyday. As a Recruiter, Sarah brings several years of customer service experience to the table. She works diligently to ensure each position is filled with a top-notch candidate. 

In her spare time, Sarah enjoys spending time with her loved ones, reading, and cheering on the Hokies! 

Thelma Poock joined LaunchPointPEO as a Recruiting Assistant during the summer of 2019. She brings with her a wide variety of experiences, including a past career in education, where she served as an elementary and special education teacher, along with being a parent educator. As the spouse of a now retired USAF member, Thelma was given the opportunity to live in a multitude of places, having a number of volunteer positions supporting military families and the local community. Thelma strongly believes that reaching out and helping others by making a positive impact is top priority. She views her position at LaunchPointPEO as a way to help others by linking them with a job that will move them forward in their career. Thelma and her husband have raised two children that are now adults out on their own. Two golden retrievers fill the empty nest! Thelma and one of her goldens volunteer together as a certified therapy team visiting nursing homes and library reading programs.

Patty Martin


Patricia Martin has been with LaunchPointPEO since the Spring of 2020. As a Recruiter, Patricia brings 6+ years of recruiting experience to the company. She also brings ample experience in customer service and sales. She enjoys seeing the company succeed and candidates succeed! In her spare time, Patricia enjoys spending time with her husband and three children. She is also an avid runner and enjoys seeing the Shenandoah Valley during her runs.

Jennifer Buracker

Account Manager

Tracy Grimes

Payroll Specialist

Jen Buracker has over twenty years in the customer service field. She has been with LaunchPointPEO since the very beginning, helping with the researching and standing up of the PEO. Before taking on her role as the Account Manager, she worked for Subsidium for a combined total of seven years.  She is thriving in her HR role and is even currently studying diligently in pursuit of her SHRM certification, which she hopes to obtain by the first of next year.

She is a mom to three wonderful children and is enjoying her new role of “Grammie” to two grandchildren. Jen is very family oriented and enjoys traveling to watch her children play sports and spending all the time she can with her close friends and loved ones.

Tracy Grimes has over 15 years of experience in the customer service field. She has been with LaunchPointPEO since November 2019. Tracy started as an Accounting Assistant and has recently transitioned to her role as Payroll Accounting Clerk. She plans to continue to gain payroll experience and become ADP certified. Tracy is a mother to five wonderful children and three even more wonderful and handsome grandsons. Tracy enjoys every moment she can get with her grandsons and enjoys painting in her spare time.

Meet The Team