ASSOCIATES

Associates

CARRIE BAKER

Vice President and Senior Associate

CARRIE BAKER

Vice President and Senior Associate

Carrie Baker is a Vice President and Senior Associate at the Diversified Search Group, working mainly in the Life Sciences Practice. She boasts strong expertise in the talent acquisition process, and has a deep background in both client and project management and global partner support.

Prior to joining Diversified Search in 2018, Baker was most recently a Practice Analyst for Korn Ferry International, based in Dallas, Texas. There, she managed both executive search and market intelligence operations, monitored department goals and objectives, contributed to marketing content, and was responsible for global research and knowledge management initiatives within her practice. In 2016, she was recognized by the firm as the Best Research Knowledge Management Team Player in North America.

Baker began her career in the executive search industry as a practice coordinator at EWKP, previously Ray and Berndston/A.T. Kearney Executive Search, in Fort Worth. While there she served in the key role of coordinating data, strategy, research, and daily operations of the life sciences recruitment team.

CONTACT

Phone: 817.913.0441

E-Mail: Carrie.Baker@divsearch.com

Location: Dallas-Fort Worth, TX

EDUCATION

Marketing Studies

Murray State University

PRACTICE AREAS

LIFE SCIENCES

THOMAS BAKER

Vice President and Senior Associate

THOMAS BAKER

Vice President and Senior Associate

Thomas Baker joined the Diversified Search Group as Vice President and Senior Associate in 2019, working primarily in the Industrial practice. He boasts two decades of experience in executive search and talent acquisition.

 

Before joining Diversified Search, Baker was a Managing Associate in the Industrial practice at Korn Ferry. There, he was responsible for full life-cycle recruitment and served as a Subject Matter Specialist in their Chemical and Materials Sector (which included refining, chemicals, performance materials, paper and packaging, and construction materials). Prior to Baker’s time at Korn Ferry, he spent over ten years as a Dallas-based Executive Search Consultant within Russell Reynolds Associates’ Global Chemical and Process Industries practice. He focused primarily on the execution of general management, manufacturing operations, and research and development assignments.

 

Baker began his executive search career with Ray & Berndtson.  His search experience included work in a variety of functions and diverse industries such as medical devices, consumer products, and technology.  He began his career with IBM in their Marketing and Service Operations.

 

CONTACT

Phone: 469.729.7800

E-Mail: Thomas.Baker@divsearch.com

Location: Dallas-Fort Worth, TX

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts - Literary Studies

University of Texas - Dallas

PRACTICE AREAS

INDUSTRIAL

CORINA BENITZ

Vice President and Senior Associate

CORINA BENITZ

Vice President and Senior Associate

Corina Benitz is a Vice President and Senior Associate at the Diversified Search Group. She joined the firm as a Research Associate in 2018.

Prior to entering the executive search field, Benitz worked as a Development Associate for the Board of Directors of the National Symphony Orchestra at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. There she was responsible for, among other things, Board management, major gift donor engagement strategy, and planning of fundraising events and the annual orchestra gala. Her research experience in this role included the identifying, researching, and profiling of prospective Board members and donors.

Benitz began her professional career in the arts world, first as a Sales and Client Relationship Manager for a prominent Virginia sculptor, and subsequently as a Sales and Auction Associate at The Potomack Company, an Alexandria, Virginia antiques and fine arts auction house.

Corina has her certification as a research associate from the Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants (AESC).

CONTACT

Phone: 202.350.9818

E-Mail: Corina.Benitz@divsearch.com

Location: Washington, DC

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science - Business Marketing and Art History

University of Richmond

PRACTICE AREAS

BOARD OF DIRECTORS DEVELOPMENT AND PHILANTHROPY EDUCATION FINANCIAL SERVICES

HOLLY BOWERS

Vice President and Senior Associate

HOLLY BOWERS

Vice President and Senior Associate

Holly Bowers is a Vice President and Senior Associate in the Philadelphia office of the Diversified Search Group, where she supports the Education, Nonprofit, and Arts and Culture practice.

Prior to joining Diversified Search in 2015, Bowers spent 11 years in executive search, principally with Heidrick & Struggles. There, she served as an associate and participated in the successful placement of over 74 C-suite and VP level positions—many of Fortune 500 companies. She also worked for Russell Reynolds Associates, in Washington, D.C., where she supported the health care practice team. In her most recent role, Bowers worked at Booz Allen Hamilton as an executive recruiter.

Prior to her move into executive search, Holly served as Assistant Vice President of Alumni Relations at Drexel University in Philadelphia. She spent five years in that role working with alumni volunteers, alumni clubs, and the Board of Governors.

CONTACT

Phone: 215.656.3555

E-Mail: Holly.Bowers@divsearch.com

Location: Philadelphia, PA

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts - Liberal Arts

Pennsylvania State University

PRACTICE AREAS

EDUCATION

BRAD BUEHLER

Vice President and Senior Associate

BRAD BUEHLER

Vice President and Senior Associate

Brad Buehler joined BioQuest in 2002, and remains with the firm after its acquisition by the Diversified Search Group in 2016. He recruits cross-functional VP and C-suite level individuals for emerging and established clients in the Medical Device and Digital Health sectors.

Buehler’s expertise is built around deep industry and domain knowledge; he has developed and cultivated a broad network of established and emerging leaders whom he calls upon frequently to vet candidates.

Prior to joining BioQuest, Buehler spent 10 years with a retained executive search firm, staffing senior level leadership for healthcare information technology companies, including startups, health IT vendors, and systems integration and consulting firms.

CONTACT

Phone: 415.777.2422

E-Mail: Brad.Buehler@divsearch.com

Location: San Francisco, CA

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts - Business Administration (International Business)

Dominican University

PRACTICE AREAS

LIFE SCIENCES

EVE CHARNY

Vice President and Senior Associate

EVE CHARNY

Vice President and Senior Associate

Eve Charny is a Vice President and Senior Associate at the Diversified Search Group, working in the Human Resources practice. She boasts over 27 years of strong expertise in talent acquisition process and client management.

Prior to joining Diversified Search in 2019, Charny was most recently a Vice President of Client Management for Rudish Executive Search, headquartered in Boca Raton, Florida. There, she oversaw and managed a two-year search engagement for a leading global management consulting firm, focused on recruiting Partners/Principals, and senior level consultants for two of their large Advisory Practices. Eve hired, coached, and oversaw a virtual recruitment team; and created and executed multi-faceted sourcing strategies, including identifying relevant research tools and social media channels.

Prior to her time at Rudish, Charny spent 17 years with InSearch Worldwide (which in 2008 became Allegis Partners) in Stamford, Connecticut. There, she worked as a Principal, managing client relationships and driving senior- level searches across a broad range of functions, including marketing, human resources, digital, technology, strategy, operations, customer service, business development, finance, compliance, and account management. She also led both US-based and international recruiting and sourcing teams.

Charny began her career in the executive search industry as the president, owner, and founder of Charny Thompson, Inc., in New York City. While there, she launched, built, and led the boutique IT staffing firm to 10 consecutive years of profits and annual sales growth averaging 30 percent.

CONTACT

Phone: 646.616.2489

E-Mail: Eve.Charny@divsearch.com

Location: New York, NY

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts - Social Studies

State University of New York at Stony Brook

PRACTICE AREAS

HUMAN RESOURCES

MACLEAN CRAIG

Vice President and Senior Associate

MACLEAN CRAIG

Vice President and Senior Associate

MacLean “Mac” Craig is a Vice President and Senior Associate based in the New York office of the Diversified Search Group, working primarily in the technology sector.

Craig’s career in search began at Coleman Research Group in New York, where he worked as a Research Associate and Recruiting Associate in the firm’s Technology, Media, and Telecommunications practice. There, he performed primary research services for various institutional clients, including over 200 hedge funds, private equity firms, and management consulting firms.

Prior to joining Diversified Search in 2019, Craig worked as a Consultant in the technology practice at Marlin Hawk. There, he managed full life-cycle recruitment and market intelligence projects for a variety of Fortune 500 clients in all industries, with a focus on the information technology function.

Prior to his time at Marlin Hawk, Craig worked as a Senior Analyst and Global Knowledge Manager in the technology practice at Korn Ferry, where he supported a team of 93 senior associates, senior client partners, principals, and managing directors on various strategic initiatives, research needs, and business development efforts.

CONTACT

Phone: 646.329.7426

E-Mail: Maclean.Craig@divsearch.com

Location: New York, NY

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts - Sociology

City University of New York – Hunter College

PRACTICE AREAS

DIGITAL, MEDIA, ENTERTAINMENT, AND SPORTS TECHNOLOGY

DIANNE DOWNEY

Vice President and Senior Associate

DIANNE DOWNEY

Vice President and Senior Associate

Dianne Downey is a Vice President and Senior Associate with the Diversified Search Group. A seasoned executive search consultant, Downey has been with the firm for over 25 years and works primarily in the Healthcare Services Practice, in both the provider and payer sectors. She has worked on numerous senior executive searches, including those for President and CEO, COO, CFO, and Vice President of Operations, as well as senior leaders in health care value and transformation. Clients she has represented include The Kendal Corporation, Kaiser Permanente, University of Maryland Medical Center, Novant Health, Ascension Health, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, Independence Health Group, and Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health. She has extensive experience in developing and executing search strategies, sourcing and screening candidates, referencing, and facilitating the search process.

Downey joined Diversified Search in 1993, bringing over 10 years of recruiting experience to the firm. She began her recruiting career at The Art Institute of Pittsburgh, and then gained experience in the information technology industry as a recruiter for EDP Contract Services. Prior to joining Diversified Search, she worked in human resources for Systems and Computer Technology Corporation (SCT).

CONTACT

Phone: 215.656.3564

E-Mail: Dianne.Downey@divsearch.com

Location: Philadelphia, PA

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science - Consumer Services

Miami University

PRACTICE AREAS

HEALTHCARE SERVICES

STEPHANIE FRANKLIN

Vice President and Senior Associate

STEPHANIE FRANKLIN

Vice President and Senior Associate

Stephanie Franklin is a Vice President and Senior Associate at the Diversified Search Group, and has over 20 years of experience in executive recruitment, specializing in the healthcare, nonprofit, and academic sectors.

Franklin regularly conducts searches for CFO, CEO, COO, CNO, CMO, CHRO, and Vice President roles. Her clients include healthcare systems, hospitals, insurance companies, and universities, with particular passion for faith-based organizations. Stephanie is known for taking a partnership approach with her clients and for her dedication to mission-driven companies.

Prior to consulting with Diversified Search, Franklin’s experience as Managing Partner for a recruiting research practice included clients in both the nonprofit and for-profit sectors. With her initial focus in healthcare, she quickly grew her clientele to include a broad spectrum of industries, including oil and gas, industrial chemicals, technology, and higher education.

Franklin’s clinical background as an RN affords her a unique perspective to the healthcare arena. Prior to her career in executive recruitment, she worked as a nephrology nurse serving dialysis patients and families. After an introduction to executive recruitment and recognizing the opportunity to make a national impact, she turned her dedication in healthcare over to executive search.

CONTACT

Phone: 817.236.2207

E-Mail: Stephanie.Franklin@divsearch.com

Location: Atlanta , GA

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science - Nursing

Texas Christian University

PRACTICE AREAS

EDUCATION HEALTHCARE SERVICES

MAHALIA GAULD

Vice President and Senior Associate

MAHALIA GAULD

Vice President and Senior Associate

Mahalia Gauld is a Vice President and Senior Associate for the Diversified Search Group in the Financial Officers Practice, serving various sectors, including healthcare and managed care, financial services, and life sciences. With responsibility for facilitating and executing the search process, Gauld works closely with both Managing Directors and Research Associates to develop unique strategies for each search, utilizing key resources and best practices to further candidate development.

Since joining Diversified Search in 2011, Gauld has led searches for senior leadership positions within Fortune 500 companies and prominent national organizations. Prior to becoming an Associate, she served as a Senior Research Associate for the firm, specializing in the healthcare and higher education sectors.

CONTACT

Phone: 215.656.3583

E-Mail: Mahalia.Gauld@divsearch.com

Location: Philadelphia, PA

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Business Administration

University of Denver

PRACTICE AREAS

FINANCIAL OFFICERS HEALTHCARE SERVICES

SANDRA GOLDMAN

Vice President and Managing Associate

SANDRA GOLDMAN

Vice President and Managing Associate

Sandra Goldman is Vice President and Managing Associate of the Diversified Search Group. As a multi-industry specialist, she has been engaged in assignments in the U.S. and globally in the sectors of financial services, technology, life sciences, consumer products, manufacturing, nonprofit, healthcare, and higher education.

She has led the firm’s efforts in the identification, selection, contracting, and training for research-oriented products while also being actively involved in senior-level executive search assignments.

Goldman joined Diversified Search in 1988, after selling a successful retail business in Philadelphia, which she established and operated for six years. Since joining the firm, she has utilized unique and creative approaches to the selection, recruitment, and screening of executives.

CONTACT

Phone: 215.656.3543

E-Mail: Sandra.Goldman@divsearch.com

Location: Philadelphia, PA

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts - Applied Communication

Temple University

PRACTICE AREAS

EDUCATION ENERGY INDUSTRIAL SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGY

MANUEL A. GONGON, JR.

Principal

MANUEL A. GONGON, JR.

Principal

Manuel is a Principal with the Diversified Search Group and a member of its Education, Nonprofit, and Arts and Culture practice. His work has included searches for senior leadership positions within prominent higher education institutions, healthcare providers, nonprofit organizations, global NGOs, arts and cultural entities, foundations, and associations and membership societies. He has conducted searches for a wide range of functional leadership roles, such as president, CEO, executive director, provost, vice provost for research, academic and administrative deans, chief development and advancement officer, chief marketing and/or communications officer, COO, and CFO.

Gongon’s client list includes Harvard University, Dartmouth College, Columbia University, the University of Pennsylvania, Cornell University, Yale University, Georgetown University, Virginia Tech, the University of Oregon, the Rhode Island School of Design, Union Theological Seminary, the Smithsonian Institution, the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Public Radio International, Big Brothers Big Sisters of America, The Trevor Project, The Public Theater, and the Executive Affairs Authority of Abu Dhabi, among many others.

Before joining Diversified Search, Gongon worked for 12 years for the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. In respective roles, he led government affairs and community and economic development initiatives on behalf of the archdiocese and community at large. His community service has included terms as Vice President of the Board of Directors of FINANTA, a nonprofit lender promoting growth and economic expansion of Philadelphia communities, and as an advisory board member to a Philadelphia community center.

CONTACT

Phone: 215.656.3588

E-Mail: Manuel.Gongon@divsearch.com

Location: Philadelphia, PA

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts - English

Loyola University Maryland

PRACTICE AREAS

DEVELOPMENT AND PHILANTHROPY EDUCATION

NANCY HELFMAN

Vice President and Senior Associate

NANCY HELFMAN

Vice President and Senior Associate

Nancy Helfman is a Vice President and Senior Associate in the Diversified Search Group’s Education, Nonprofit, and Arts and Culture practice. A seasoned executive search consultant, she works primarily on senior-level searches in higher education for academic leaders with a focus on presidents, provosts, and deans, as well as administrative leaders including CFOs, CHROs, and VPs for Student Affairs. Helfman also works on leadership searches for independent schools and a variety of nonprofit organizations.

Her representative clients include Florida International University; George Washington University; Villanova University; Columbia University; Northeastern University; Hampshire College; University of Nebraska; University of Oregon; Germantown Friends School; and a variety of faith-based institutions. She has expertise in developing and executing search strategies, sourcing, screening, referencing, and facilitating the search process.

Helfman joined Diversified Search in 2004, after a successful 12-year run with her own search consulting practice subcontracting to a number of executive search firms, including Diversified Search. Her executive search career began with a boutique firm focused on physician leadership searches. Prior to her career in search, she worked in human resources management and commercial banking.

CONTACT

Phone: 215.656.3579

E-Mail: Nancy.Helfman@divsearch.com

Location: Philadelphia, PA

EDUCATION

Master of Business Administration

University of Pennsylvania

Bachelor of Arts - International Relations

University of Pennsylvania

PRACTICE AREAS

EDUCATION

DAVID LAGREGA

Vice President and Senior Associate

DAVID LAGREGA

Vice President and Senior Associate

David LaGrega is a Vice President and Senior Associate within the Diversified Search Group’s Life Sciences practice. He boasts more than 19 years of experience in Life Sciences recruiting and search.

Prior to joining Diversified Search in 2019, David worked for four years at Pfizer in the role of in-house Talent Acquisition Leader, where he worked on senior-level R&D recruitment across all functions and geographies. Prior, he worked as a Principal for two boutique retained search firms that specialize in global recruiting in the pharmaceuticals and biotech sectors. He previously worked for four years in the Philadelphia office of Heidrick & Struggles, serving as a member of the firm’s Life Sciences practice, also specializing in global pharmaceutical and biotech recruiting. He has recruited in various functional areas, including research and development, commercial, technical operations, legal, human resources, and boards of directors.

Earlier in his career, David spent four years performing contingency and retained work for Management Recruiters Inc., based in San Diego and Philadelphia.

CONTACT

Phone: 215.568.0823

E-Mail: David.LaGrega@divsearch.com

Location: Philadelphia, PA

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts - English Literature

The George Washington University

PRACTICE AREAS

LIFE SCIENCES

ALISON LEBONITTE

Vice President and Senior Associate

ALISON LEBONITTE

Vice President and Senior Associate

Alison Lebonitte is a Vice President and Senior Associate at the Diversified Search Group, working in the Healthcare Services Practice.

Lebonitte’s career in investment research began at Citigroup, where she was part of the Washington, D.C.-based team performing analysis of legislative and regulatory issues concerning publicly traded healthcare companies. In 2008 she joined Marwood Group, a healthcare advisory firm based in New York and Washington, D.C. In the role of Vice President, Healthcare Research, she offered clients strategic analysis and insight on payment and policy issues affecting hospitals, post-acute providers, and managed care, including issues relating to the impact of the Affordable Care Act.

Her career in executive search began in 2015, when she joined Korn Ferry as a Senior Associate in Healthcare Services. There she led search execution for clinical executive leadership and C-Suite positions within not-for-profit integrated delivery systems, academic medical centers, schools of medicine, faculty practices and employed medical groups, and community hospitals, among other duties.

Lebonitte began her professional career as a human resources assistant at Boston Children’s Hospital before joining Johnson & Johnson in its U.S. Government Affairs group in Washington, D.C. There, she coordinated company outreach with healthcare advocacy groups, thought leaders, and government representatives.

CONTACT

Phone: 212.542.2588

E-Mail: Alison.Lebonitte@divsearch.com

Location: New York, NY

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts, Psychology

Wake Forest University

PRACTICE AREAS

HEALTHCARE SERVICES

HEATHER LINEHAN

Vice President and Senior Associate

HEATHER LINEHAN

Vice President and Senior Associate

Heather Linehan focuses on cross-functional VP and C-suite level assignments, working with venture-backed, development stage, and high-growth publicly held companies in the medical device, biopharma, diagnostic, digital health, and health IT markets. With her collaborative approach to recruitment and a deep background in research, Linehan is adept at identifying, tracking, and aligning top talent with top companies. She is highly regarded for her work on key technical searches in R&D, clinical operations, regulatory affairs, and quality assurance, as well as on commercial searches in general management, sales, marketing, and business development.

Prior to joining BioQuest in 2007, which was acquired by the Diversified Search Group in 2016, Linehan held leadership positions at retained search firm McCormack & Farrow,  where she specialized in recruitment strategy and candidate development and evaluation.

Linehan is the founding President of the Southern California Chapter of the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association, where she led the establishment of the organization’s Advisory Board.

CONTACT

Phone: 415.777.2422

E-Mail: Heather.Linehan@divsearch.com

Location: Southern California

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science - Social Sciences

University of California - Irvine

PRACTICE AREAS

LIFE SCIENCES

PAM LISLE

Vice President and Senior Associate

PAM LISLE

Vice President and Senior Associate

Pam Lisle is a Vice President and Senior Associate with the Diversified Search Group. She possesses deep experience in multiple industries, with an emphasis in Healthcare Services and Life Sciences. With over 15 years of retained search experience, she has conducted senior-level searches within healthcare systems, academic medical institutions, research institutes, pharmaceutical companies, device and biotech companies, as well as sports, media, and entertainment organizations.

Lisle joined Diversified Search in 2012. She began her search career in 1999, with Ray & Berndtson; previously, she was with A. T. Kearney, Korn Ferry, and Lisle Associates. She also served as Vice President, Recruiting and Training, for Pegasus Golf Management, a Carlyle Group company. Lisle began her career with Burlington Northern Railroad, in human resources and sales.

CONTACT

Phone: 630.207.1647

E-Mail: Pam.Lisle@divsearch.com

Location: Philadelphia, PA

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science - Management

LeTourneau University

PRACTICE AREAS

HEALTHCARE SERVICES LIFE SCIENCES

CARLA Y. LOGAN

Vice President and Senior Associate

CARLA Y. LOGAN

Vice President and Senior Associate

Carla Logan is a Vice President and Senior Associate in the Atlanta office of the Diversified Search Group. She has more than 15 years of experience in executive search in the industries of consumer-packaged goods, retail, transportation, financial services, and more.

As a Senior Associate, Logan collaborates with members of the search team to execute the search. Her responsibilities include search strategy development, direct candidate recruitment, and development. Utilizing various internal and external resources, she also contributes to business development by providing detailed market analysis and company information.

Before coming to Diversified, Logan spent 12 years as a Senior Associate with Heidrick & Struggles. Prior to that, she was the Project Manager for the boutique research firm Innovative Search LLC, where she was responsible for business development, client management, and candidate development.

Logan began her career executing C-suite search assignments for Fortune 500 corporations with Egon Zehnder International.

CONTACT

Phone: 404.942.6309

E-Mail: Carla.Logan@divsearch.com

Location: Atlanta , GA

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts in Journalism

Henry Grady School of Journalism at the University of Georgia

PRACTICE AREAS

BOARD OF DIRECTORS CONSUMER AND RETAIL EDUCATION HEALTHCARE SERVICES

ALEXANDRA LURIE

Vice President and Senior Associate

ALEXANDRA LURIE

Vice President and Senior Associate

Alexandra Lurie is a Vice President and Senior Associate based in the Chicago office of the Diversified Search Group, working primarily in the Healthcare Services Practice.

Lurie began her search career with The Continuum Group, a healthcare executive search firm based in Chicago. There, she worked as the Director of Research, where she was responsible for strategy centered around the targeting of health systems and medical centers, as well as individuals within those organizations.

Prior to joining Diversified Search, Lurie worked at DHR International as a Senior Associate, where she was responsible for full lifecycle recruitment for fully retained, executive-level searches in the firm’s Healthcare practice. There, she helped place candidates in various positions in the healthcare sector, including those of board director, CEO, COO, CFO, chief nursing officer, chief marketing officer, dean, and more.

Prior to entering the search industry, Lurie worked as an account executive with Abelson Taylor Chicago, a health and wellness ad agency focusing on pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, and nutrition. She is also a certified Pilates instructor.

CONTACT

Phone: 312.756.0383

E-Mail: Alexandra.Mirsky@divsearch.com

Location: Chicago, IL

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts - Psychology

Indiana University Bloomington

PRACTICE AREAS

HEALTHCARE SERVICES

JENNIFER A. MULLER, ESQ.

Vice President and Senior Associate

JENNIFER A. MULLER, ESQ.

Vice President and Senior Associate

Jennifer Muller is a Vice President and Senior Associate in the Philadelphia office of the Diversified Search Group. She boasts deep experience in developing and executing search strategies, sourcing and interviewing candidates, referencing, and facilitating the overall search process. As a multi-industry specialist, she has been engaged in assignments in the healthcare, nonprofit, higher education, and consumer and retail sectors.

Prior to joining Diversified Search in 2018, Muller spent over five years in legal search for a national legal search firm. There, she served as a search consultant and participated in the successful placement of partner, associate, and in-house counsel level positions. Previously, she practiced law as a corporate associate at Dechert LLP in Philadelphia and New York, where she counseled institutional and corporate clients on mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions, workouts, and restructurings.

Muller currently serves on the Brooklyn Law School Alumni Admissions Board. She is fluent in Dutch and proficient in French.

CONTACT

Phone: 215.656.3549

E-Mail: Jennifer.Muller@divsearch.com

Location: Philadelphia, PA

EDUCATION

Juris Doctor

Brooklyn Law School

Bachelor of Arts - International Studies/French

Emory University

PRACTICE AREAS

BOARD OF DIRECTORS EDUCATION HEALTHCARE SERVICES

JOYCE ORT

Vice President and Senior Associate

JOYCE ORT

Vice President and Senior Associate

Joyce Ort has deep experience in executive search, with a proven track record of successful candidate development, sourcing, strategy, and research. She has conducted executive-level searches for premier companies across the consumer, industrial, technology, professional services, and life sciences industries in Canada, the U.S., and Latin America.

Before coming to the Diversified Search Group, Ort worked as a consultant and analyst in the Technology & Business Professional Services practice for A.T. Kearney Executive Search. Prior to that, she worked for Ray & Berndtson as Coordinator in Research, supporting its Global Technology Practice.

CONTACT

Phone: 215.287.7203

E-Mail: Joyce.Ort@divsearch.com

Location: Miami, FL

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts - Business

Tarrant County College

PRACTICE AREAS

CONSUMER AND RETAIL

BETH REEVES

Vice President and Senior Associate

BETH REEVES

Vice President and Senior Associate

Beth Reeves is a Vice President and Senior Associate with the Diversified Search Group, and a member of the Education, Nonprofit, and Arts and Culture Practice. With over 20 years of experience in retained executive search, she has conducted searches for senior leadership positions within prominent higher education institutions, associations, foundations, arts and culture organizations/institutions, and professional and social service organizations. She is also a senior member of the firm’s Development and Philanthropy practice, and has placed numerous fundraising leadership professionals across the sector. Clients she has represented include The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, American Museum of Natural History, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Columbia University, Cornell University, Dartmouth College, Georgetown University, Harvard University, International Fund for Animal Welfare, Museum of Arts and Design, The National Park Foundation, New York Philharmonic, NPR, The Old Globe Theatre, The Pennsylvania State University, Public Radio International, The Public Theater, Smithsonian Institution, The University of Chicago, The University of Pennsylvania, and Yale University. Her expertise includes developing and executing search strategy, sourcing, screening and referencing candidates, and facilitating the search process.

Reeves joined Diversified Search in 2007. She began her search career in 1994 with The Howard-Sloan-Koller Group, a New York-based boutique firm serving the media industry. Prior to executive search, she worked in New York in advertising sales management in the magazine publishing industry, and prior to that, in advertising agency account management.

CONTACT

Phone: 212.542.2584

E-Mail: Beth.Reeves@divsearch.com

Location: New York, NY

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts - English

Wittenberg University

PRACTICE AREAS

DEVELOPMENT AND PHILANTHROPY EDUCATION

JEANNINE SOMMER

Vice President and Senior Associate

JEANNINE SOMMER

Vice President and Senior Associate

Jeannine Sommer is Vice President and Senior Associate in the New York office of the Diversified Search Group, where she supports the Digital Media, Entertainment, and Sports, and Technology and Innovation practices.

Sommer began her career in executive search in 1995 as a Research Assistant with Bishop Partners. After two years she joined Norman Broadbent International as Director of Research. There she assisted senior management in launching the firm’s Entertainment and New Media practice while putting together a research team responsible for a wide variety of database projects.

More recent positions include Senior Vice President of Search Management at Carlsen Resources, where she was responsible for overseeing the search process, as well as managing Carlsen’s clients and candidates; Director of Executive Recruitment for Cablevision Systems, where her responsibilities included executive-level searches for all 26 properties owned and operated by the company; and consulting for ThinkBRQ.

CONTACT

Phone: 718.252.4390

E-Mail: Jeannine.Sommer@divsearch.com

Location: New York, NY

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science - Business Education

Pace University

PRACTICE AREAS

DIGITAL, MEDIA, ENTERTAINMENT, AND SPORTS TECHNOLOGY