Kalise Cook

Director of Talent Acquisition & Talent Management

Kalise Cook leads the Talent Management team at Delane. He is a well-versed professional, with a diverse background in Talent Acquisition, Education, Social Services, and Social Media.


Kalise brings a high level of energy and passion to his work. Focused on providing excellent customer experiences for both internal and external clients. He is committed to client service and creative recruitment strategies.


Kalise can build trust quickly with candidates, hiring managers, and senior level executives alike. He has a proven track record of successfully locating, identifying, and closing top talent for a multitude of positions with a special emphasis on difficult-to-fill positions. Kalise also has proven his ability to manage multiple positions by sourcing, screening, qualifying, coordinating interviews, negotiating, and closing candidates, with a focus on improving productivity, increasing efficiency, and enhancing quality. He is also well versed in the strategic planning and execution of recruiting efforts.

He also provides support to Delane’s marketing team specializing in creating content that that is both entertaining, informative, and a story about our projects, employees, and business. Kalise has collaboratively built and managed comprehensive paid social campaigns for conversion, traffic, video views, lead generations, etc.

Kalise thrives in our fast-paced, collaborative environment, which is heavily idea-driven in developing innovative ways to grow and expand Delane’s brand.