Since 1990, Ed has successfully assisted the boards and executive teams of faith-based colleges/universities and other organizations in securing mission-minded leaders. He has served as a Vice President/Partner of Witt/Kieffer, the largest higher education and healthcare executive search firm, and launched the faith-based practice at Russell Reynolds Associates, one of the “big four” international executive search firms.
Previously, Ed directed marketing and public relations at faith-based organizations in Illinois and Texas. In addition, he served as a manager in a national accrediting body.
Ed holds an MBA from Dallas Baptist University and a bachelors’ degree from Southwestern Adventist University, where he is a member of the institution’s board of trustees and sits on its governance committee. He also served as Board Chair of a large faith-based educational organization in Oklahoma.