CORPORATE STAFF

Corporate Staff

MICHAEL CALLAHAN

Vice President, Marketing and Communications

MICHAEL CALLAHAN

Vice President, Marketing and Communications

As the Vice President, Marketing and Communications, Michael Callahan is responsible for the internal and external communications, public relations, marketing and events, advertising, and thought leadership of the firm, including oversight of Diversified’s website and social media channels.

Early in his career, Callahan worked as a public relations writer at the Philadelphia Gas Works before spending the next two decades in magazine publishing, most notably as a writer and editor at Hearst and Condé Nast. Before joining Diversified he served as an editorial consultant at ChatterBlast Media, a Philadelphia-based social media marketing firm. He is currently a contributing editor at Vanity Fair magazine, and his articles have appeared in such magazines as Bloomberg Businessweek, Worth, and Fortune Small Business. He is also the author of two critically-acclaimed books of historical fiction.

Callahan has served as an adjunct professor of journalism at Fordham University and Temple University and has received numerous journalism awards. His work has also been anthologized in The Best American Legal Writing 2009 and Vanity Fair’s Writers on Writers (2016).

CONTACT

Phone: 215.656.3561

E-Mail: Michael.Callahan@divsearch.com

Location: Philadelphia, PA

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts - Journalism

Temple University

MILLIE FRANCIS

Vice President, Database and Technology

MILLIE FRANCIS

Vice President, Database and Technology

As Vice President, Database and Technology, Millie Francis is responsible for managing all of Diversified Search’s technology infrastructure and data systems.

She has been with the firm for more than a decade. Before that, she spent 13 years working for a variety of executive search agencies, including three years with LexMedia Solutions, are retained executive search firm specializing in media industries. She has also worked as an independent database consultant, and spend years at Smith and Sawyer, a New York-based executive search firm.

CONTACT

Phone: 215.656.3562

E-Mail: Millie.Francis@divsearch.com

Location: Philadelphia, PA

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts - Business

Minot State University

LIZ MAGNOTTA

Vice President, Finance

LIZ MAGNOTTA

Vice President, Finance

Liz Magnotta is Diversified’s Vice President-Finance and manages all financial reporting and operations. She handles all of the day-to-day operations for the firm’s nine offices nationwide, including financial reporting, insurance, audit and tax compliances, and accounts receivable and accounts payable functions. She also serves on the firm’s Finance Committee.

Magnotta has over 35 years of financial executive experience, including in not-for-profits, professional services firms, privately held businesses as well as for-profit enterprises. She began her career with the accounting firm Elko, Fischer, McCabe & Rudman, where she served as a Manager in the Accounting and Auditing Division.

CONTACT

Phone: 215.656.3545

E-Mail: Liz.Magnotta@divsearch.com

Location: Philadelphia, PA

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science

Drexel University

ANNE RAVERT, ESQ.

Vice President, Human Resources

ANNE RAVERT, ESQ.

Vice President, Human Resources

Anne Ravert is the Vice President, Human Resources at Diversified Search. Prior to joining Diversified in 2017, she served as the human resources manager at both law firm Simon and Simon, and AC Lordi, a consulting firm. Prior, for more than nine years she worked at Campbell Soup Company, where she began as a member of the tax practice, eventually shifting her focus to employment issues, specifically around the issues of employee and executive compensation, the employee stock plan and its structure, and, additionally, communications related to global compensation and talent management.

An active supporter of the arts, Ravert recently completed a term as a member of the Board of Directors of BalletX, the contemporary ballet company in Philadelphia; she has also served as a member of the steering committee of the Crescendo Club, a young friends’ philanthropic arm of the Curtis Institute of Music. She is currently actively involved as chair of the annual fundraiser of The Print Center of Philadelphia, a nonprofit gallery that encourages the growth and understanding of photography and printmaking in contemporary art. Ravert is also an associate producer of Shaking Through, a documentary series produced by Weathervane Music, a nonprofit that supports independent music and the greater Philadelphia recording community.

In addition, she serves as an adjunct professor of business at Drexel University.

CONTACT

Phone: 215.656.3552

E-Mail: Anne.Ravert@divsearch.com

Location: Philadelphia, PA

EDUCATION

Juris Doctor, Dickinson School of Law

Pennsylvania State University

Bachelor of Arts, Political Science

Bucknell University