DHR Awarded Search for Director & CEO, Heard Museum

May 11, 2015

PHEONIX, AZ (May 11, 2015) - The search for the Director & CEO of the Heard Museum has been awarded to DHR International and will be led by Bill Franquemont, executive vice president and Mary Lee Montague, Nonprofit Practice Group Leader, North America.
The mission of the Heard Museum is to educate visitors and promote greater public understanding of the arts, heritage and life ways of the indigenous peoples of the Americas, with an emphasis on American Indian tribes and other cultures of the Southwest.
DHR will conduct a national search to identify the successful candidate who will ensure that the institution continues to enhance its reputation for high quality exhibits and programs.
About Heard Museum:
Since its founding by Dwight and Maie Heard in 1929, the Heard Museum has grown in size and stature to become recognized internationally for the quality of its collections, its educational programming and its festivals. Dedicated to the sensitive and accurate portrayal of Native arts and cultures, the Heard is an institution that successfully combines the stories of American Indian people from a personal perspective with the beauty of art. For more information on Heard Museum, visit www.heard.org.

About DHR International:

For more than 25 years DHR International has been a leading, privately held provider of executive search solutions with more than 50 wholly-owned offices spanning the globe. DHR’s renowned consultants specialize in all industries and functions in order to provide unparalleled senior-level executive search, management assessment and succession planning services tailored to the unique qualities and specifications of our select client base. For more information on DHR International, visit www.dhrinternational.com

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