At BoardWalk Consulting, we know that an exceptional leader adds much more value than an acceptable leader. Our goal is to recruit leaders who will make a significant, lasting difference in your organization.


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Nonprofit Executive Search Specialists

BoardWalk Consulting is a national executive search firm specializing in the recruitment of CEOs and senior leaders for nonprofits, foundations and allied entities. We’ve conducted hundreds of leadership searches for clients in every region of the country. Every search is unique, but our approach is consistent, delivering professionally and demographically diverse leaders ready to make a difference.



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BoardWalk’s Commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Our respect for the power of diversity is deep, and we are unapologetic in our efforts to ensure inclusivity in our team, in our approach, and in the results for our clients.

Our work reflects this over the arc of time. Since 2017, 49% of our placements are people of color and 53% are women.

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Insights into nonprofit leadership & governance


Barbara Smith, The Carter Center

Barbara Smith, whose international policy and peacebuilding experience spans the UN, U.S . Government, academic […]

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Kashef Ijaz, The Carter Center

Kashef Ijaz, M.D., M.P.H., joins The Carter Center on October 1 as Vice President of […]

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5 Ways Recruiting Is Different Now

by Kathy Bremer, BoardWalk Consulting   If you imagine that the pandemic, heightened awareness of […]

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Diversity
BoardWalk’s Commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Our respect for the power of diversity is deep, and we are unapologetic in our efforts to ensure inclusivity in our team, in our approach, and in the results for our clients.

Our work reflects this over the arc of time. Since 2017, 49% of our placements are people of color and 53% are women.

smorgasBoard®

Insights into nonprofit leadership & governance


Barbara Smith, The Carter Center

Barbara Smith, whose international policy and peacebuilding experience spans the UN, U.S . Government, academic […]

READ ON »
Kashef Ijaz, The Carter Center

Kashef Ijaz, M.D., M.P.H., joins The Carter Center on October 1 as Vice President of […]

READ ON »

Nonprofit leadership is not just part of what we do – it’s all that we do.

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We are seasoned practitioners who have served as nonprofit executives, grant makers and Board leaders ourselves for a wide variety of organizations. Nonprofit leadership is our passion and our life’s work.


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