Leadership Searches

Since our founding in 1990, Search Associates has helped more than 700 search committees identify, evaluate and select strong leaders for their schools. We owe our success to our search leadership team. Building a partnership with your school is a key part of our proven process which has been built on our many years of experience. Don't take our word for it, though, read what what school search committees have written about us and their experience with Search Associates in our testimonials. Ultimately, our experience, connections and personal touch have enabled us to connect great schools with great leaders.



  • 30 years of successful leadership placement
  • More than 700 leadership searches completed
  • Senior Associates with leadership experience in U.S., U.K., IB, and Commonwealth systems


  • Global network of 20+ offices which can be tapped to support the search
  • Connections to leadership candidates through years of recruiting and consulting
  • Strong ties with schools and educator organizations throughout the world

Personal Touch

  • High degree of personal attention through every stage of the search
  • Daily interaction with educators that could be strong candidates
  • Reputation for responsive communication, easy accessibility

For Further Information or to Initiate an Inquiry

Please contact George Entwistle at  gentwistle@searchassociates.com

Did You Know…?

Search Associates is a family-owned business founded by John Magagna, former international educator. After working with her father for ten years, daughter Jessica Magagna is now CEO.