Zahira Lehri

Director of Sponsorships

Zahira has over 25 years of Management, Sales and Business experience. She is the Owner/President of Express Employment Professionals; a company that specializes in Executive and Administrative placements in the Tampa, FL region. Zahira works diligently at understanding her client’s staffing needs, while assisting professionals fulfil their carrier goals. Her passion for finding the right talent to match her clients hiring needs is one of her favorite hobbies. Her company motto being “Respecting People, Impacting Business” is a powerful representation of her work and dedication.

Zahira was just awarded with the Disadvantage Minority/Disadvantage Woman Business Enterprise (DM/DWBE) and Small Business Enterprise (SBE) Certification. She is a member of Indo. US Chamber of Commerce, Tampa Chamber of Commerce, TIE, Working Woman of Tampa Bay and Temple Terrace Chamber of Commerce. Zahira is a native of Ohio with a Degree in Business Administration from Cleveland State University. She moved to Florida 6 years ago and absolutely loves it. She is a proud mother of a beautiful 16 year old daughter, and is also recently engaged. Zahira loves to travel internationally and spend quality time with her family.