Claire Hunt

Senior Search Associate

Executive Search, Nonprofit and Social Impact, Senior Search Associate

As a Senior Search Associate, Claire collaborates with search teams to recruit senior executives to mission-driven clients. She supports the search process through project management, candidate development, and client engagement. 

Prior to joining Koya Partners – a part of Diversified Search Group – Claire served as Director, Talent for Teach For America, where she managed performance development, hiring, and onboarding for the Chicago regional team. Previously, Claire was the Director of Talent & Recruitment at a charter school on the South Side of Chicago. In that role she led sourcing, recruiting, hiring, and onboarding for a growing school team. 

Claire started her career as a Teach for America corps member, teaching 3rd grade in San Jose, CA. She continued her career as a teacher leader at schools in Lawrence, MA and Chicago. 


Master of Education, Policy & Management
Harvard Graduate School of Education

BS, Social Policy & History
Northwestern University