As principal, Joann leads senior search engagements, bringing 20+ years of industry expertise across a mix of industries and functions. Her role spans all phases of the executive search process, from creatively crafting targeted search strategies to discovering the potential of every candidate. Previously, she co-founded Olive Avenue Search Partners, which was acquired by Acertitude.
At Olive Avenue, she conducted training for corporate clients and recruiting recruiters for a variety of companies. Five years before that, she worked at Heidrick & Struggles, recruiting for the firm itself and serving clients in the industrial, technology, entertainment, consumer, healthcare, and leadership consulting practices. She also held internal management roles in which she built capability in Latin America and led associates in North America.