Christopher Bernard

Senior Search Associate

Education, Executive Search, Higher Education, Independent Schools, Senior Search Associate

Christopher brings to recruitment direct experience in the education sector, having held administrative positions at both the secondary and postsecondary levels.

Before joining Storbeck Search | Diversified Search Group, Chris served as Co-Director of College Counseling at The Frederick Gunn School, a co-educational independent boarding and day school in Washington, Connecticut. Like many boarding school educators, Chris also served as coach, dorm parent, and advisor, getting to know students personally and helping them discern and navigate the ever-changing college admissions landscape. During his tenure, Chris spearheaded a variety of initiatives, optimizing operations, and developing more student-centered curricula to better serve students and families.

Earlier in his career, Chris worked in the Office of Undergraduate Admission at Fairfield University, where he also earned two degrees.


MPA, Nonprofit Management
Fairfield University

BA, Political Science
Fairfield University