Nonprofit Searches

Summit’s nonprofit clients include foundations, professional associations and healthcare providors.

Nonprofit Specialized Searches

Devoted to delivering a personalized approach with flexible pricing models.

Summit’s team provides services to nonprofit foundations, associations, and healthcare organizations across the United States. Our recruiting consultants have managed searches for mission-based organizations like the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, Computer Science Teachers Association, The American Chiropractic Association, and Charity Navigator. The positions are in functional areas including executive leadership, legal, finance, human resources, and information systems.

Recent searches have included:

  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Executive Director
  • Chief Legal Counsel
  • Chief Information Officer
  • Chief Financial Officer


Summit’s placement statistics demonstrate an impressive track record of diversity in our candidate pools and a strong record of diverse placements. Our promise is to create sourcing plans that include proactive diversity outreach strategies; we track this work and will share the data with you.



This full-service option is most often selected for highly complex searches that require work with multiple stakeholder groups.

A modified search that focuses on marketing the job, attracting a high quality candidate pool, and working with the client and/or search committee in selecting the best candidates to pursue.

Focuses on marketing the job and building the candidate pool. Candidates that are submitted to the client are pre-qualified based on key criteria.