Jessica McIlhenny

Manager, Search Operations and Quality

Nonprofit and Social Impact, Shared Services

As a Manager, Search Operations and Quality, Jessica provides support to the Nonprofit and Social Impact Practice search team. In her role, she assists with logistics throughout the executive search process for mission-driven organizations nationwide. She is based out of the Boston, MA office.

Prior to Koya Partners – a part of Diversified Search Group – Jessica held administrative support positions at various higher education institutions including Boston University’s Office of the President, the Massachusetts Institute’s Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab, the University of Pennsylvania’s Office of Government and Community Affairs and Ursinus College’s Advancement Office. In these roles, she gained experience in complex calendar management, briefing material, travel coordination, office management, voter engagement, and community outreach.


BA, International Relations and French
Ursinus College

MS, Nonprofit Leadership
University of Pennsylvania