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Monica Burton serves as partner in our Education, Nonprofit, and Healthcare Practice Groups.

Monica is an executive search consultant with more than 15 years of experience recruiting senior leaders across diverse industries including higher education, healthcare, nonprofit and managed care organizations. Her clients appreciate her dedication and astute ability in identifying, assessing and recruiting the right talent for their organizations. Read more >

Monica Burton serves as partner in our Education, Nonprofit, and Healthcare Practice Groups.

Monica is an executive search consultant with more than 15 years of experience recruiting senior leaders across diverse industries including higher education, healthcare, nonprofit and managed care organizations. Her clients appreciate her dedication and astute ability in identifying, assessing and recruiting the right talent for their organizations.

Prior to joining DHR International, Monica served as a consultant at Witt/Kieffer, an executive search firm, where she managed C-suite and other senior level searches for a distinctive array of institutions for whom she recruited leaders in business and academic administration. Before Witt/Kieffer, Monica served as client partner of Korn/Ferry International’s New York office where she developed a specialty practice in human resources. Throughout her career in executive search she has proven her passion for working with mission driven organizations.

Earlier in her career, Monica worked in the insurance sector of financial services at Marsh & McLennan and CIGNA Companies in Philadelphia. An avid supporter and patron of the arts, she was an early board member and now currently serves as board treasurer of Keigwin + Company, a critically acclaimed, modern dance troupe based in Manhattan.

Monica earned Bachelor of Science in French and Government from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. She studied comparative foreign policy at L’Institut d’Études Politiques de Paris.

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New York | North America
July 2017 | White Papers

CHROs: The Missing Link in the Higher Education Management Structure

The chief human resource officer plays a critical, impactful and highly influential role in the private sector. Yet surprisingly, in higher education, the position often is not optimally leveraged. More >

April 2017 | The Gazette

Air Force Academy boss among finalists for top UCCS job

Nearly 80 applicants for the job of chancellor of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs have been whittled down to three, CU system President Bruce Benson announced Thursday. More >

August 2016

Burton joins DHR International as partner

Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce that Monica Burton has joined as partner in the firm’s Education, Nonprofit, and Healthcare Practice Groups. Burton is based in the firm’s New York office. More >