Tatyana James

Search Associate

Associate, Executive Search, Nonprofit and Social Impact

As a Search Associate, Tatyana supports search teams on all aspects of the search process including project management, candidate development, and client support.

Tatyana joined Koya Partners as a Research Associate, where she was responsible for developing and implementing research-based strategies for a range of mission-driven clients.

Previously, Tatyana was a Senior Development Associate at All Star Code, a computer science education nonprofit aiming to promote increased diversity within the tech industry. There, she operationalized key fundraising efforts and played an integral role in developing institutional partnerships.

Tatyana began her career as a Special Assistant to New York State Senator Gustavo Rivera, where she was responsible for coordination, policy research, and communications.


BA, Business Administration
Lehman College