Shelby Woods

Shelby Woods

Consultant, Executive Search

As Executive Search Consultant, Shelby works closely with search teams to manage candidate development and client engagement for a wide range of mission-driven organizations across the country. Shelby currently resides in Nashville, TN.

Most recently, Shelby served as a contract corporate recruiter for a technology company. Prior to that, Shelby was a recruiter in the nonprofit practice of the boutique search firm ThinkingAhead. At ThinkingAhead, Shelby focused on candidate development and led a number of searches. Her clients included Surfrider Foundation, Best Friends Animal Society and the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Shelby began her career in higher education, managing administrative affairs for the Student Conduct Office at American University in Washington, D.C.

Shelby received her BA in Women’s Studies from California State University, Long Beach.