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PBR Executive Search conducts searches for presidents and executive directors and their direct reports focused on development, marketing and communications, operations, and finance.

PBR Arts and Culture Clients Arts and Culture

Anderson Ranch Arts Center (Snowmass Village, CO)

  • Executive Director

BAM (Brooklyn, NY)

  • Vice President for Development

Sundance Institute (Los Angeles, CA)

  • Director of Individual Giving
  • Assistant Director of Individual Giving

Dia Art Foundation (New York, NY; Beacon, NY)

  • Chief Operating Officer

Guild Hall (East Hampton, NY)

  • Executive Director

Park Avenue Armory (New York, NY)

  • Chief Development Officer

Museum of the Moving Image (New York, NY)

  • Director of External Affairs

Nantucket Historical Association (Nantucket, MA)

  • Executive Director

The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art (Ridgefield, CT)

  • Executive Director

The Fabric Workshop and Museum (Philadelphia, PA)

  • Executive Director

Van Alen Institute (New York, NY)

  • Executive Director

Grace Farms Foundation (New Canaan, CT)

  • Chief Operating Officer

Ruby City (San Antonio, TX)

  • Director
PBR Education Clients Education

Bank Street College of Education (New York, NY)

  • Vice President for Development

Brown University (Providence, RI)

  • Senior Vice President for Advancement
  • Vice President for Alumni Relations
  • Vice President for Development

Canterbury School (New Milford, CT)

  • Chief Advancement Officer

Colgate University (Hamilton, NY)

  • Vice President for Communications

Coney Island Prep (Brooklyn, NY)

  • Chief Development Officer

Education Through Music (New York, NY)

  • Executive Director

Middlebury (Middlebury, VT)

  • Vice President for Communications
  • Associate Vice President for Marketing
  • Executive Director, Enrollment Manager for Institute of International Studies at Monterey (Monterey, CA)

Rockefeller University (New York, NY)

  • Executive Director for Communications and Public Affairs

Teach For America – New York (New York, NY)

  • Executive Director
  • Managing Director, External Affairs

Ethical Culture Fieldston School (New York, NY)

  • Director of Communications
  • Director of Technology

ReadWorks (Brooklyn, NY)

  • Executive Director

University of Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh, PA)

  • Vice Chancellor, Alumni Relations
  • Associate Vice Chancellor, Annual Giving

Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, NY)

  • Vice President of Alumnae/i Affairs and Development
PBR Environment Clients Environment

Friends of the High Line (New York, NY)

  • Executive Director
  • Vice President, Development (2x)

Rainforest Alliance (New York, NY)

  • Vice President for Development

Friends of Hudson River Park (New York, NY)

  • Executive Director

New York Restoration Project (New York, NY)

  • Executive Director (3x)
  • Senior Vice President of External Affairs
  • Chief Development Officer

Rocky Mountain Institute (New York, NY; Boulder, CO; San Francisco, CA)

  • Principal, Development
  • Major Gift Officer (3x)
PBR Human Services Clients Human Services

Brown RISD Hillel (Providence, RI)

  • Executive Director

Cohen Veterans Network (Stamford, CT/Washington, DC)

  • Senior Vice President, Advancement

Educational Alliance (New York, NY)

  • President & Chief Executive Officer

Greenwich House (New York, NY)

  • Executive Director

Amnesty International USA (New York, NY)

  • Deputy Executive Director, External Affairs (2x)

Orbis International (New York, NY)

  • Director Individual Giving
  • Director Corporate Partnerships

David Lynch Foundation (New York, NY)

  • Chief Operating Officer

New York Foundling (New York, NY)

  • Vice President, Development
  • Vice President, Human Resources

Children’s Tumor Foundation (New York, NY)

  • Chief Advancement Officer

Jewish Community Project (New York, NY)

  • Executive Director

Catholic Guardian Services (New York, NY)

  • Chief Advancement Officer

American Jewish World Service (AJWS) (New York, NY)

  • Executive Vice President
  • Director Development Eastern Region

myFace (New York, NY)

  • Executive Director
PBR Foundations Clients Foundations

Doris Duke Charitable Foundation (New York, NY)

  • Program Director for the Arts
  • Building Bridges, Program Officer, Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art
  • Executive Director, Shangri La (Honolulu, HI)
  • Executive Director, Duke Farms (Hillsborough Township, NJ)

Poses Family Foundation (New York, NY)

  • Program Director, Workplace Initiative

Robertson Foundation (New York, NY)

  • Program Director, Environment Portfolio