Monthly Archive: October 2016

New Search: President, Benilde-St. Margaret’s Catholic School

On behalf of our client Benilde-St. Margaret’s, CohenTaylor Executive Search Services is conducting a retained executive search for their PRESIDENT.

BSM Mission: Benilde-St. Margaret’s is a dynamic Catholic learning community which partners with parents/guardians to develop the student’s highest potential in mind, body, and spirit. We offer a challenging college preparatory curriculum and a uniquely caring experience that includes faith formation, academic rigor, social responsibility, and extensive extracurricular activities. We educate leaders for a global society.

The Organization: Located in St. Louis Park, MN with an enrollment of 1136 students in grades seven through twelve, Benilde St.-Margaret’s is a premier, co-educational, recognized leader in Catholic college preparatory education. Through a challenging curriculum and a uniquely caring experience that includes faith formation, academic rigor, social responsibility and extensive extracurricular activities, BSM prepares students to make a difference in an increasingly interconnected world. BSM provides an environment that enables students to acquire the skills and habits needed for lives that are balanced ethically, spiritually and physically.

The Role: Reporting to the Board of Directors, the President is responsible for the overall vision and management of all aspects of the organization. The President works in concert with other executives and the Board of Directors to guide the work of the organization. The President focuses on representing and advocating for the mission of the organization and creating the strategic direction for the its growth and success, while ensuring adequate resources and supporting strategic management positions.

Click to view the full position profile: Position Profile BSM President

For more information or to send your credentials, please email All inquiries will remain confidential.


Panel Presentation – Succession Planning for Nonprofits

In case you missed it, below are the handouts from Don’s presentation last week at the seminar:
Succession Planning: For-profit thinking in the nonprofit world

Click here for the handouts: succession-planning-panel-9-27-2016

For a copy of the schedule and list of panelists, click here: 9-27-nonprofit-event