Our Team


Sydney Madl

As a Partner and Co-Founder at TalentFund, Sydney works with clients to attract, retain, and develop their most valuable asset – their people!  This starts with understanding that talent alone doesn’t lead to success.  Rather, talent coupled with opportunity and culture can lead to career-changing opportunities for individuals and employers across all industries. 

Clients value Sydney's ability to become engrained with the company, experience the culture, and provide a holistic service model.  A deep understanding of the company needs while also leading the recruiting efforts is a unique differentiator within the industry.  This approach has produced top performing employees that play a key role in leading their respective company into the future.  Sydney's passion and fulfillment comes from growing relationships and participating in the success of TalentFunds most valued partners – our clients! 

Sydney has spent her entire career in the industry with experience in several roles such as business development, account management, and recruitment.  She graduated from the University of Kansas with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Business.


Katie Hull

Katie is a Partner and Co-Founder at TalentFund who works with Kansas City-based companies and beyond to identify, resolve and improve business opportunities and challenges related to their people, process and operations. Katie believes that human capital is the heartbeat of an organization and is passionate about helping companies capitalize on opportunities to achieve business success.

As a leader at TalentFund, Katie brings a unique background and skillset with previous experience as a management consultant, serving multi-national companies, a talent acquisition professional and human resource generalist.

Katie graduated from Rockhurst University with a Master of Business Administration and Miami University with an Bachelor’s degree in Business Management.


Debbie Overstreet

Debbie is a Client Services Manager at TalentFund and long time resident of the Kansas City area.  As Co-Owner of a local business, she help build the company into a multi-million dollar firm.  Her background in sales, human resources, and accounting make her a perfect fit for TalentFund.  Debbie is dedicated helping clients and candidates join together for mutually successful unions.  

When she’s not working, Debbie enjoys spending time with her husband and children, her dogs, and helping and caring for any and all people she knows.  She has always given back to her community through many volunteer efforts.  It is the greatest feeling finding someone the “job of their dreams,” as well as helping a client by placing excellent team players to grow their business.  It is rewarding and great fun!