Cooper Coleman LLC has hired Kathy Kraushar as Executive Search Consultant, based in Cincinnati, to expand the firm’s executive search capacity and extend its reach to social sector organizations throughout the United States.
Kathy’s leadership experience spans more than 30 years in nonprofit organization management, healthcare, and talent development. Before joining Cooper Coleman, Kathy spent 17 years as Regional Director and Program Manager at MediSync Healthcare Solutions, where she led and scaled national market strategy growth for the company’s revenue optimization program. She built and led physician recruitment and development programs as Executive Director, Director of Business Development, and Senior Account Manager over her 14-year tenure at Deaconess Hospital and The Deaconess Hospital Foundation. Her extensive portfolio of experience guiding executive teams to develop and implement collaborative, innovative initiatives across all functional areas will serve Cooper Coleman’s clients as they endeavor to build and strengthen their teams and cultures.
Cooper Coleman LLC is a full-service executive search and consulting firm partnering exclusively with nonprofit organizations, foundations, and research and academic institutions to drive meaningful growth. Its team moves organizations forward by placing the right leaders in the right roles at the right time and helps to strengthen their management and fundraising capacity to amplify their mission and impact.
Cooper Coleman partners with clients spanning the social sector, including those focused on civil rights, global health, higher education, performing arts, and LGBTQ+ advocacy, among others.
On her decision to join the firm, Kathy said: “I am thrilled to join Cooper Coleman and turn my focus exclusively to supporting the social sector and driving meaningful impact for the organizations we serve. As social services, healthcare, and education become more important than ever, organizations in communities across the country deserve access to the highest-quality leadership and talent possible. I am proud to join this group of social sector veterans known for making this a reality for so many mission-driven organizations.”
Founder and Principal Johnny Cooper said: “We are very excited to welcome Kathy to our rapidly growing firm. She brings to Cooper Coleman a passion for building strong organizations and shared desire to raise the bar for what organizations should expect of their search partners.”