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KEES Expands Partnership with North Park University

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KEES selected to expand partnership with North Park University, Chicago’s city-centered Christian University.

Nonprofit and public sector executive search firm KEES has been exclusively retained as the search partner of choice for North Park University’s Director of Finance opportunity and has additionally been selected to assist with the Assistant Director for Facilities search. Leading the search efforts are KEES Vice President Laura Weinman and KEES Consultant Stacy Harker.

KEES builds diverse teams and dynamic leaders to help further client missions and bring success to the organizations served. In addition to executive leadership staff search needs, similar to the current Director and Assistant Director opportunities with North Park University, KEES also specializes in helping organizations with their top level leadership search needs such as Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director, and President roles.

“KEES has a successful history with North Park University,” said Scott Stenmark, North Park University’s Vice President for Finance and Administration and Chief Financial Officer. “When looking for an executive search firm, we reached out to KEES. KEES has provided both Search Assistance work and Specialty and Interim Staffing services for us before, which have been extremely beneficial to North Park in helping to further our important mission. We look forward to this expanded partnership and are thrilled to select KEES for our upcoming search needs.”

Additional details regarding the Director of Finance and Assistant Director for Facilities opportunities will be available soon. Confidential inquiries and questions concerning these searches may be addressed to Stacy Harker at

About KEES

KEES (formerly Alford Executive Search) is a nonprofit executive search firm that builds diverse teams with dynamic leaders in the nonprofit and public entity sectors. A woman owned and operated firm, KEES offers a full array of nonprofit consulting services including executive search, leadership development, interim staffing, and HR support. For more information, please visit


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