Koya Leadership Partners Hires Nadine Coleman and Christy Farrell as Principals, Executive Search

Koya Leadership Partners continues to strengthen its team with the hiring of two new Principals, Nadine Coleman, and Christy Farrell. Nadine and Christy will match mission-driven clients with transformational leaders who are driving positive change.

About Nadine Coleman
Nadine specializes in evaluating and placing executive leadership at mission-driven organizations across the country.
Nadine brings over 20 years of national recruiting and executive search experience in both the non-profit and private sectors. She brings experience with the full search lifecycle, having successfully recruited non-profit Executives at City Year and Teach for America as well as Management Consultants at The Boston Consulting Group.

She has expertise working with non-profits, secondary and higher ed institutions and other professional organizations.
Prior to Koya, Nadine worked at Simmons University as an Assistant Director of Admissions.

Nadine has also worked as a National Recruiter for ChildrenFirst and as a Recruiting Consultant in Boston-based recruiting firms, as well as in a Residential Director role at The Dana Hall School.

Nadine holds a B.A. in Business from Northeastern University, Boston.

About Christy Farrell
Christy focuses on leading senior-level searches for a wide range of mission-driven organizations across the country.

Prior to Koya, Christy served as a Partner for 12 years at ThinkingAhead Executive Search focusing on serving clients and candidates in Healthcare Analytics and Quality. Her clients included AmeriHealth Caritas, Cedar Gate Technologies and Medalogix.

Christy lives in Nashville, TN. In her free time she enjoys hiking, kayaking and traveling with her family.
Christy received her BS in Elementary Education from Appalachian State University and worked as a teacher in Metro Nashville Public School System for 8 years.

About Koya Leadership Partners
Koya Leadership Partners is a leading executive search and a strategic advising firm dedicated to leading mission-driven searches. Koya was founded in 2004 on a single belief – the right person in the right place can change the world – and is deeply committed to its clients and the missions they serve. Koya has been ranked in the top 25 executive search firms on Forbes’ “America’s Best Executive Recruiting Firms” list for three consecutive years (2017, 2018, and 2019). Koya is, once again, the top-ranked firm on the list that’s exclusively leading mission-driven searches. The firm’s Founder and CEO, Katie Bouton, was named a finalist for EY’s Entrepreneur of The Year 2018 New England Awards. For more information, visit www.koyapartners.com.