Koya in the News

Brian Hanson Joins Chicago Council on Global Affairs as Vice President for Studies

Koya is pleased to have partnered with the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, recently ranked “the #1 “Think Tank to Watch” worldwide” to recruit Brian Hanson as its new Vice President for Studies. Brian will lead the Council’s expanding team of experts who provide insight on critical global issues. 

Brian comes to the Council from the Buffett Institute for Global Studies at Northwestern University where he has served most recently as its Director of Programs, Research and Strategic Planning. The Buffett Institute […]

Read More

Koya in the News

Natural Resources Defense Council Names Anders Yang as Chief Development Officer

Koya Leadership Partners congratulates Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) on hiring Anders Yang as its new Chief Development Officer. We are honored to be involved in this successful executive search.

Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is an international nonprofit environmental organization with more than 2 million members and online activists. Since 1970, our lawyers, scientists, and other environmental specialists have worked to protect the world’s natural resources, public health, and the environment. NRDC has offices in New York City; Washington, D.C.; […]

Read More

Koya in the News

Angelique Power joins The Field Foundation of Illinois as President

Koya is thrilled by the recruitment of Angelique Power as the President of The Field Foundation of Illinois. We were honored to have partnered with the Board of The Field Foundation of Illinois on this search.

The Board of Directors at The Field Foundation of Illinois announced the selection of Angelique Power as its new President.  As President, Power, a Chicago native, is responsible for collaborating with the Board and staff to achieve its core mission of strengthening Chicago through supporting community, […]

Read More

Placed Leaders

United Way of Metropolitan Chicago Welcomes Leah Ray as Senior Vice President of Resource Development

We are thrilled for the United Way of Metropolitan Chicago as it welcomes Leah Ray, a nonprofit leader with significant fundraising and relationship building experience, as the organization’s Senior Vice President of Resource Development. We are honored to have partnered with United Way on this successful search.

United Way of Metropolitan Chicago (UWMC) is part of the United Way Worldwide network of nearly 1,800 United Ways in 45 countries and territories. Locally, UWMC serves the six county metropolitan region, radiating from city […]

Read More

Koya in the News

The Hudson-Webber Foundation Names Melanca Clark as Next President and CEO

Koya Leadership Partners congratulates The Hudson-Webber Foundation on hiring Melanca Clark as its next President and CEO.

Located in Detroit, Michigan,The Hudson-Webber Foundation (“Foundation”) is dedicated to improving the vitality and quality of life of the metropolitan Detroit community. The Foundation concentrates its giving primarily within the city of Detroit. The revitalization of Detroit’s urban core is a particular interest because this area is a focus for community activity and pride and is of critical importance to the vitality of the entire metropolitan community.

Ms. Clark joins the Foundation from Washington, D.C. where she currently serves the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) as Chief of Staff of the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS office), a grant-making component of the DOJ, overseeing the office’s administration of nearly $1 billion in active grants. She will assume her new role in August 2016.

Read More

Awards and Recognition

Koya Leadership Partners Recognized by Forbes as one of America’s Best Management Consulting Firms of 2016

Koya Leadership Partners has been recognized by Forbes as one of America’s Best Management Consulting Firms of 2016. We are thrilled to be one of 258 firms that made the list out of about 50,000 consultancies that were in the running. We are proud of our work and amazing team members.

For the complete list of America’s Best Management Consulting Firms, click here.

Guided by the firm belief that the right person in the right place can change the world, we remain committed to […]

Read More