Jordan Blackmon


Jordan is a Partner with Hanold Associates where she focuses on recruiting executive level HR talent across industries and functions. She brings years of experience in building long-lasting, trusting relationships and developing innovative recruiting strategies and programs.

Prior to joining Hanold Associates, Jordan was a Senior Recruiter at McKinsey & Company. In this role, she was a full life-cycle recruiter focused on hiring Associates and Summer Interns from top universities and graduate schools for McKinsey’s locations globally. Most recently, she led all hiring efforts at Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management where she developed the recruiting strategy and managed McKinsey’s presence on-campus to attract and hire top talent.

Jordan graduated from Auburn University with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Sociology. While at Auburn, she was a Research Assistant in the Suicidal Behavior and Psychopathology Lab where she worked on the study “Assessment of Stressful Life Events and Mental Health Outcomes.”

Jordan lives in Chicago and enjoys traveling, live music, antiquing, baking and spending time with her dog and husband.