For more than 30 years, DRG has been identifying first-rate talent for organizations working in the nonprofit sector. DRG is driven by the belief that great leadership is the foundation for an organization’s success. Our excellence and commitment to our work comes from our team’s collective experience working in the nonprofit sector.
We pride ourselves on being strong advocates for our clients when recruiting candidates, and on guiding and advising our clients to develop strategies and solutions to overcome some of their most complex talent transition challenges. We are proud to say that we have placed more than 1000 talented professionals in senior level positions for over 800 clients nationwide.
RECENTLY COMPLETED SEARCHES
Richard E. Sebastian — President & CEO — The Kennedy Center Bhakar Singh — Vice President of Strategic Transformation & Programs — New Hope Community Doron Krakow — President and CEO — JCC Association of North America Gil Preuss — CEO — The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington Danielle Minelli Pagnotta — Executive Director — Providence House Carole J. Wacey — CEO — Women’s City Club of New York Rosemary Conder — Chief Development Officer — Make-A-Wish Metro New York and Western New York Joseph Nadis — Executive Director — The Jerusalem Foundation George Nashak — Executive Director — Care for the Homeless Hila Stern — Director of Development — Yeshivah of Flatbush
HUNT SCANLON NEWSWIRE BRIEFINGS
The non-profit sector has gained economic strength in recent years, making it the third largest employer in the country. Nearly two million not-for-profits employ 10.7 million people and produce $1.9 trillion in revenue. In the past decade, employment in the sector grew by 17 percent. With demand for non-profit talent at an all-time high, search firms have
Executive recruitment firms have made a number of top leadership appointments this past year, many focused on strategy, growth, branding efforts and operations. The latest: DRG Search has appointed Dara Klarfeld as its new CEO. She will be responsible for leading all aspects of DRG’s work with organizations in the non-profit sector. “Dara has built an impressive
DRG Executive Search has placed Richard E. Sebastian as the president and CEO of the Kennedy Center in Trumbull, CT. He succeeds Martin D. Schwartz, who announced his retirement in July after almost 40 years with the organization. DRG managing partner David Hinsley Cheng led the assignment. The national search was a joint effort between the recruiting
DRG Executive Search has been retained by Shatterproof, an addiction prevention non-profit, to lead its search for a new chief development officer (CDO). DRG managing partner David Hinsley Cheng is leading the search along with senior consultant Carmel Napolitano. Reporting to the CEO, the CDO is a newly created role charged with developing and executing Shatterproof’s
RECENT PRESS RELEASES
NEW YORK, NY, January 10, 2018 – David Edell, Founder and President of DRG Search is pleased to announce that Dara Klarfeld has been promoted to the role of Chief Executive Officer, beginning January 2018. In that role, Klarfeld will be responsible for leading all aspects of DRG’s work with organizations in the nonprofit sector. In making
Women’s City Club of New York Announces Appointment of Carole J. Wacey as New Chief Executive Officer
NEW YORK, NY, November 6, 2017 – The Women’s City Club of New York (WCC) today announced the appointment of Carole J. Wacey as Chief Executive Officer, citing her breadth of experience in the public and private sectors, accomplishments, and strong networks at the city, state and federal levels. Ms. Wacey starts in the new position
NEW YORK, NY, September 11, 2017—After a six-month executive search, the Board of Directors of Providence House, a non-profit with nearly 40 years serving women and children in New York, has appointed Danielle Minelli Pagnotta, LMSW, to the role of Executive Director effective today. Ms. Pagnotta joins Providence House following 12 years with the New
Longtime Jewish Communal Professional Named Incoming President and CEO of JCC Association of North America
NEW YORK, NY, December 20, 2016 – JCC Association of North America today announced that the head of the American fundraising arm of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev will become its next president and CEO. Doron Krakow, who has more than 25 years of experience leading and fundraising for Jewish communal organizations in North America