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Previous Search Examples


CEO/Executive Director
  • Upstream USA

Executive Director (Current Search Example)

  • Community Service Organization

CEO (Current Search Example)

  • The OWASP Foundation

Executive Director (Current Search Example)

  • Cancer Prevention Institute of California

Executive Director

  • Thomas Edison Charter Academy

Executive Director / Superintendent

  • End Violence Against Women International

Executive Director

  • Walker Basin Conservancy

Executive Director

  • American Baptist Seminary of the West

President

  • The Marcled Foundation 501(c)(3)

CEO/Executive Director

  • Amazon Watch 501(c)(3)

Executive Director

  • Full Circle Fund 501(c)(3)

CEO/Executive Director

  • Diabetes Youth Families

Executive Director

  • International Association of Workforce Professionals

Executive Director

  • Oregon AFSCME Council 75

Executive Director

  • The American Society for Nondestructive Testing 501(c)(3)

Executive Director

  • AMCA

Executive Director

  • The American Lung Association

Executive Director

  • Community Learning Center Schools (501(c)(3)

Executive Director

  • BMW, MOA (Membership Organization)

Executive Director

  • Center for the Art of Translation

Executive Director

  • Zen Hospice Project

Executive Director

  • WSRCA 501(c)(3)

Executive Director

  • Trailways Association

Executive Director

  • Jack Links Philanthropic Community Center

Executive Director

  • Sheet Metal Workers’ Local 104 & Bay Area Industry Training Fund

Executive Director

  • Partners Achieving Community Transformation / The Ohio State University

CEO/Executive Director

 

*PLEASE NOTE: THE ABOVE LIST IS ONLY A SAMPLE OF CURRENT WORK AND NOT A FULL LIST OF SEARCH ENGAGEMENTS.

COO/CAO/VP Leadership
  • Holt International

Vice President

  • Mosaic

Chief Operating Officer (COO)

  • Mosaic

Vice President

  • Robert F Kennedy Center for Justice & Human Rights

Chief Operating Officer (COO)

  • Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching

Vice President for Administration

  • California Nurses Association/National Nurses United

Operations & Administration Executive

  • Center for Youth Wellness

Clinical Programs Executive

  • San Francisco State University

Labor & Faculty Relations Executive

  • Marin Community Foundation

Haas Initiative Director

  • SEIU 775

Program Development Executive

  • Ronald McDonald House at Stanford

Chief Operating Officer (COO)

  • Holt International

Chief Operating Officer (COO)

 

*PLEASE NOTE: THE ABOVE LIST IS ONLY A SAMPLE OF CURRENT WORK AND NOT A FULL LIST OF SEARCH ENGAGEMENTS.

Program Leadership
  • Larkin Street Youth Services

Chief Program Officer

  • Native Arts and Cultures Foundation

Chief Program Officer

  • Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation

Impact, Planning and Analysis Officer #1

  • The Nature Conservancy

Associate Director of Marketing Engagement

  • Marin Community Foundation

Director of Evaluation and Learning

  • Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation

Arctic Research Fellow

  • 21st Century Community Learning Centers

Program Manager

  • United Negro College Fund

Workforce Development Program Manager

  • Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation

Grants Administrator

  • Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation

Program Officer

  • Community Gatepath

Director of Children’s Services

  • Director of Program Development

SEIU 775

  • Comprehensive Health Services

Site Program Director

  • International Rescue Committee

Duty of Care Program Executive

  • Aspiranet

Associate Program Director

  • SEO Scholars

Program Manager

 

  • Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching

Director of Program and Network Development

 

*PLEASE NOTE: THE ABOVE LIST IS ONLY A SAMPLE OF CURRENT WORK AND NOT A FULL LIST OF SEARCH ENGAGEMENTS.

Fundraising/Development + Marketing
  • One Sight

Senior Director of Global Development (Current Search Example)

  • All God’s Children International

Strategic Development Director (Current Search Example)

  • The American Lung Association

Director of Development

  • YMCA of Silicon Valley

Chief Development Officer

  • Carnegie Foundation

Director of Network Relations & Development

  • Community Gatepath

Vice President of Development

  • Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Director of Planned Giving

  • Be A Mentor

Director of Development

  • Peter E. Haas Jr. Family Fund/Marin Community Foundation

Haas Initiative Director

  • Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation

Program Officer

  • East Bay Community Law Center

Major Gifts Officer

  • Zen Hospice Center

Director of Development

  • Boys and Girls Club

Director of Institutional Giving

  • Brothers on the Rise

Director of Development

  • Blue Shield Foundation

Grants Director

  • Bureau of Jewish Education

Director of Development

  • The Marcled Foundation 501(c)(3)

Executive Director

  • Golden Gate University

Major Gifts Officer

  • The Nature Conservancy

Director of Marketing Engagement

  • Zen Hospice Center

Events Director

  • Job Train

Director of Development

  • SEIU Local 1000

Director of Communications

  • Community Gatepath

Director of Corporate Partnerships

  • Techsoup

Global Senior Grants Manager

  • Hispanic Scholarship Fund

Grants Manager

  • Center For Youth Wellness

Interim Director of Development

  • Center for Food Safety

Development Manager

  • Adopt A Special Kid

Development Manager

  • Golden Gate University

Director of Development

 

*PLEASE NOTE: THE ABOVE LIST IS ONLY A SAMPLE OF CURRENT WORK AND NOT A FULL LIST OF SEARCH ENGAGEMENTS.

Nonprofit Finance
  • Holt International

Chief Finance Officer (CFO) / Vice President of Finance & Administration

  • Worldreader

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

  • California Labor Federation

Director of Finance and Administration

  • Jewish Federation and The Jewish Community Foundation of the East Bay

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

  • Hearing & Speech Center

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

  • Asian & Pacific Islander Wellness Center

Controller/CFO

  • SEIU LOCAL 1000

Controller/CFO

  • Animal Legal Defense Fund

Director of Finance

  • San Francisco State University

Bursar

  • California Nurses Association/National Nurses United

Controller / Finance Executive

  • Oshman Family Jewish Community Center

Controller

  • Community Gatepath

Controller

  • San Francisco State University

Procurement Officer

  • Oregon Association of REALTORS

Director of Finance

  • Park Day School

Director of Finance

  • The East Bay Asian Local Development Corp

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

 

*PLEASE NOTE: THE ABOVE LIST IS ONLY A SAMPLE OF CURRENT WORK AND NOT A FULL LIST OF SEARCH ENGAGEMENTS.

Human Resources
  • Community Housing Partnership

Director of Human Resources

  • Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation

Human Resources Manager

  • SEIU Local 721

Director of Human Resources

  • Room To Read

Human Resources Executive

  • San Francisco State University

Labor & Faculty Relations Director

  • Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching

Vice President for Administration

  • SF Opera

Director of Human Resources Information Systems

  • California Nurses Association

Operations & Administration Manager

  • ClimateWorks Foundation

Human Resources Manager

  • Aspiranet

HR Recruitment & Onboarding Specialist

  • MISSSEY

Human Resources & Operations Staff

  • San Francisco State University

Environmental Health and Safety Director

  • University of California, San Francisco

Human Resources Manager

  • Holt International

Vice President

  • Mosaic

COO

  • Mosaic

Vice President

 

*PLEASE NOTE: THE ABOVE LIST IS ONLY A SAMPLE OF CURRENT WORK AND NOT A FULL LIST OF SEARCH ENGAGEMENTS.

Nonprofit Technology
  • Golden Gate University

Enterprise Development Manager

  • SEIU-ULTCW

Director of IT

  • Golden Gate University

Software Architect

  • The Guardsmen

Database and Information Manager

  • San Francisco Department of Health

Database Development Executive

  • Brandeis Hillel Day School

Database and Information Manager

  • The French American International School

Manager of Database and Development

  • Golden Gate University

Applications Development Manager

  • Chinese Hospital

Director of Hospital Systems

  • The Associated Press

Technology Officer

  • National Psoriasis Foundation

IT Manager

  • California Academy of Sciences

IT Project Manager

 

*PLEASE NOTE: THE ABOVE LIST IS ONLY A SAMPLE OF CURRENT WORK AND NOT A FULL LIST OF SEARCH ENGAGEMENTS.

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