Beth McCarthy

Senior Associate and Manager of Search Operations and Quality, Education Practice

Associate, Education, Executive Search, Higher Education

Beth offers a longstanding commitment to higher education through her work in recruitment and enrollment management. This commitment spans the entirety of her career and employment at a variety of higher education institutions.

Prior to entering the executive search sector, Beth spent 20 years in higher education administration, most recently serving as the Senior Vice President of Enrollment and Marketing for the Institute for Shipboard Education, which administers the Semester at Sea program, then in partnership with the University of Virginia.

Previous positions include serving as the Director of Admissions at High Point University, the founding Director of Admissions and Marketing at the Charlotte School of Law and as an admissions counselor at the University of Rhode Island.


MS, College Student Personnel
University of Rhode Island

BS, Secondary Education
Purdue University