Non Profit Foundation
Background: The Client, a Health related Non Profit, requested that The Artisan
Group conduct a search for an Executive Director, in a challenging geographic
The Executive Director was tasked to manage a team of 9 individuals and run all
aspects of Development and Operations, to include Major Gifts (Individual &
Corporate/Foundation), Planned Giving, and significant Special Event Fundraising.
Ultimately the ED would be responsible for generating approximately $2 Million in
Adding to the complexity of this search was the Client’s need to identify an ED
capable of energizing outreach and communications with new and prospective
After constructing a detailed position description and Search Plan, a pool of five
candidates was presented for the Client’s consideration.
Following several rounds of interviews, a finalist was selected and presented with
an offer that was summarily accepted. This search was completed in 83 Days.