Leading executive search firm Koya Leadership Partners has hired Kara Teising as a Vice President. Based in Nashville, TN, Teising’s role at Koya will be to match mission-driven clients with transformational leaders who are driving positive change.

“Teising’s extensive experience in the mission-driven executive search space—combined with her passion and commitment to providing exceptional service—makes her a perfect fit for Koya,” said Katie Bouton, Founder and CEO of Koya Leadership Partners. “Kara has successfully partnered with clients such as Make-A-Wish®, Earthjustice, BoardSource, and the Colorectal Cancer Alliance to place high impact leaders. She brings a wealth of knowledge, an impressive network of contacts, a commitment to client service, and an infectious energy to the Koya family.”

“We’re thrilled to have Kara on the team and know she will be a key leader in Koya’s strategic impact across the country and around the world,” Bouton continued.

“I am proud to join the Koya team because its mission and vision align with my purpose and values. The thing that sets Koya apart is its exclusive focus on mission-driven clients and their ongoing prioritization of diversity, equity, and inclusion. Diversity, social purpose, and working to make the world a better place are all so important to me, and I’m excited to work with intention and passion to incorporate all these elements into every search and every placement,” said Teising.

Koya helps clients connect their larger social purpose to business success by identifying, engaging, and retaining top talent. Koya is driven by the belief that the right person in the right place can change the world. This approach has proven successful as Koya has experienced ongoing and significant growth over the past 15 years with strategic acquisitions and talented staff expansion.

SOURCE: Koya Leadership Partners