Recruiting and Organizational Design Services

CEA’s expertise in the environmental sector extends to staffing, organizational consulting, and the operations needs of our clients.

Using a consulting-based model that leverages our networks and those of our clients, CEA identifies top-tier talent with a focus on finding the right experience and cultural fit for the organization. We recruit senior leadership and management level positions, finance and operations executives, managing directors, as well as development and communications professionals.

Our many years of experience working with an array of businesses and national and international environmental organizations has afforded us a deep understanding of our clients’ work, as well as access to a broad network of professionals from across the environmental and nonprofit fields. In addition, we provide customized guidance and support on the full spectrum of organizational design issues.

Browse our specific service offerings, and link to a case study where available.

  • Executive search and transition planning case study
  • Staff recruitment case study
  • Talent acquisition partnerships case study
  • Board recruitment
  • Staff planning
  • Compensation review
  • Operational support for startup and growing organizations

Contact Melissa Beard Clack to learn more about this practice area.

Recruiting and Organizational Design Services Clients

  • Alliance for Climate Education
  • Alta Environmental
  • Bat Conservation International
  • Bevilacqua-Knight, Inc.
  • Big Sur Land Trust
  • Blue Source
  • California Energy Commission
  • Climate Action Reserve
  • Climate Policy Initiative
  • ClimateWorks Foundation
  • Coalition on Agricultural Greenhouse Gases
  • Community Conservation Solutions
  • The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
  • Energy Innovation
  • Environmental Advocates of New York
  • Environmental Defense Fund
  • Environmental Defense Fund Climate Corps Fellowship
  • FishWise
  • Forsythia Foundation
  • Global Buildings Performance Network
  • Global Footprint Network
  • Global Green USA
  • Institute for Industrial Productivity
  • International Biochar Initiative
  • Island Conservation
  • The Land Institute
  • Lassen Park Foundation
  • Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
  • Live Nation
  • Lucas Advocates
  • Marroquin Organic International
  • MyHealthDirect
  • Ocean Conservancy
  • Pacific Forest Trust
  • Pisces Foundation
  • Point Reyes National Seashore Association
  • Positive Ventures (for the Growald Family Fund)
  • Rare
  • Regulatory Assistance Project
  • Sonoma Technology, Inc.
  • Starling Resources
  • Sustainable Apparel Coalition
  • Sustainable Conservation
  • Tejon Ranch Conservancy
  • The Freshwater Trust
  • The Walton Family Foundation
  • Western National Parks Association
  • WildAid
  • World Wildlife Fund