Search Firm Selected

Release date: August 13, 2013

The search committee is pleased to announce that after thoughtful review it has selected the firm of Witt/Kieffer to assist with its search for the 11th president of Goucher College.  One of the top executive search firms in the nation, Witt/Kieffer specializes in recruiting leadership for the higher education, healthcare, and nonprofit industries.

Lucy Apthorp Leske, managing partner of Witt/Kieffer’s higher education practice, will serve as lead consultant. Ms. Leske will be joined by Robin Mamlet, former dean of admission and financial aid at Stanford University, and Jean Dowdall, former president of Simmons College and lead consultant when current President Sanford J. Ungar was hired.  

The consultants bring decades of experience with executive searches for educational institutions and a unique understanding of the culture of Goucher College to this process.  For more information on Witt/Kieffer, please click here.