Marion Spears Karr

Managing Director, Atlanta

Marion Spears Karr has over 30 years of experience in healthcare executive recruiting and talent acquisition. He brings a distinguished set of skills in leading successful recruitment teams that specialize in nursing leadership, C-level, Vice President and Senior Director-level searches. He has developed a deep understanding of the complex challenges facing healthcare leaders across all sectors in the current market.

Prior to joining Comhar Partners, Marion served as Vice President of Tyler & Company, the executive search branch of Jackson Healthcare. Before Tyler & Company, Marion served as President of Avery Executive Search, a talent and solutions company specializing in healthcare, where he directed business development efforts for healthcare executive search along with other staffing augmentation services. In 1999, Marion founded ExecQuest; a boutique retained executive search firm with a unique value proposition of building strong leadership teams in healthcare and devising plans to ensure long-term success for his clients and their personnel.

In addition to search, Marion participates in motivational speaking, leadership coaching, and individual/team development.

Marion holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Campbell University and a Master of Arts in Executive Leadership from Liberty University.