Based in San Francisco, Alexandra “Alex” Corvin specializes in recruiting senior executives to mission-driven client organizations.
Alex was a founding member of the Koya Chicago office, working closely with Koya’s senior leadership team to build the practice. Alex later returned to her hometown of San Francisco and is a key member of Koya on the West Coast.
Alex joined Koya from Russell Reynolds Associates, the global executive search firm. At Russell Reynolds, Alex helped build the Nonprofit and Education practice in the Midwest and worked with leading nonprofits across the country and around the world.
She has successfully helped recruit CEOs, Presidents, Executive Directors, CFOs and Vice Presidents for a wide range of mission-driven organizations. She has expertise working with foundations, cultural institutions, professional organizations and other nonprofits as well as colleges and universities.
In her role, Alex is responsible for all aspects of the executive search lifecycle, from candidate development to partnering with clients in the placement of top talent.
Alex began her career in education, working in low-income communities as a school counselor. She specialized in working with high school students making the transition to college.