Mo Lashendock

Principal, Executive Search

Mo brings her extensive experience working in higher education and executive search to Koya.

Prior to Koya, Mo served as Vice President at Neumann Executive Search Partners where her search work focused on both academic and administrative positions within higher education institutions.

Mo has partnered with a range of clients in higher education from large public research universities to smaller private liberal arts colleges. Representative clients include Dartmouth College, Carleton College, Villanova University, Hamilton College, Cornell University, Swarthmore College, Ohio University, Trinity College and Syracuse University. She often works on searches in the areas of finance administration, information technology, enrollment management, diversity and inclusion, academic leadership, research and human resources.

Mo’s career in higher education began as recruiter and academic advisor for Saint Mary’s College; first in Moraga, California and then later in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She then moved into executive search and consulting, managing searches for senior leaders in higher education, nonprofit organizations, finance and information technology.

Throughout her career, Mo has mentored candidates and provided guidance in their professional development.

  • Advisory Services
  • Assessment
  • Board Services
  • Career Services
  • Culture Shaping
  • Data Analy./Mrkt. Intell.
  • Executive Coaching
  • Executive Search
  • Executive Tracker
  • Interim
  • Leadership Develop.
  • Mgmt. Consulting
  • On-Demand Recruiting
  • Onboarding
  • Outplacement
  • Recruitment Research
  • Succession Planning
  • Board/Governance
  • Business Development
  • CEO/President
  • Communications/PR
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • General Management
  • Human Resources