On behalf of our client, the Amherst H. Wilder Foundation, CohenTaylor Executive Search Services is conducting a retained executive search for its President/CEO.

January 31, 2020    

The Amherst H. Wilder Foundation (Wilder) combines knowledge, compassion and action to improve lives today and for generations to come. Wilder creates lasting, positive change and improves lives through three core areas: direct services, research and community building. For more than a century, Wilder has adapted to meet existing and emerging community needs. Through collaboration, it draws upon the strengths of the community to develop smart solutions to the challenges the community faces. Wilder’s Saint Paul focus gives it a valuable launch pad in the capital of Minnesota that allows expansion of its impact far beyond the city limits.

Wilder is seeking its next President/CEO. This person will be an inspirational and visionary leader who will lead the Wilder Foundation into its next chapter. They will support Wilder’s deep commitment to current programs and advancing new comprehensive models of delivering human services that include a holistic view of its clients. The ideal candidate will have proven experience leading a complex organization through change and a demonstrated commitment and passion for diversity, social justice, equity, and fairness. The President/CEO will have the exciting opportunity to envision the future and provide the leadership necessary to set the new strategic direction through ensuring the implementation of Wilder’s recently adopted strategic plan.