Cheryl Wright

Senior Executive Recruiter

Cheryl has 13 years of executive recruiting experience, and more than 25 years of experience hiring senior level talent. She started her recruiting career in 2006, joining De Forest Search Partners after a 13 year career as the Head of Global Creative Services at Mattel. In her role at Mattel, Cheryl hired over 100 employees into creative and strategic roles for her organization.

Cheryl consistently delivers at the highest level of service, acting as a strategic partner to both employers (clients) and candidates. Clients from a many industries and categories rely on Cheryl’s experience and clear communication style to help them find the right people for mission-critical positions. No role is too small, too large, too specific or too difficult for Cheryl. If she agrees to take on a search, she will give it the utmost care and attention until all stakeholders have achieved their goals.

She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Communications from Cal Poly and Executive Leadership Certification from the Thunderbird School of Global Management.