We hire for good.

LeaderFit is an executive search firm serving mission-driven organizations.

We have been privileged to serve leading nonprofits, foundations, and social enterprises in our home of
Washington, D.C. and around the world.

Our Services

LeaderFit partners with executives and Boards of mission-driven organizations to discover, evaluate, and select extraordinary leadership talent. We develop trusted relationships with our clients and invest time to understand their unique culture, strategic objectives, program offerings, and talent needs. Each search is unique and, therefore, requires a customized approach. We collaborate with you to develop a process, timeline, and communication strategy that best meets the client's specific needs and preferences.

A Sample of Our Successful Placements

Elizabeth Lindsey
Chief Executive Officer
Byte Back

Kathy Higgins
Chief Executive Officer
Alliance for a Healthier Generation

Danielle Reyes
Executive Director
The Crimsonbridge Foundation

John Branam
Executive Director
Get Schooled

Tina Atherall
PsychArmor Institute

Dr. Beth Reaves
The Washington School for Girls

Hanh Le
Executive Director
Weissberg Foundation

Sheilahn Davis-Wyatt
Unity Health Care

Lysa Ratliff
Vice President, Partnership Development

Ryan Palmer
Director, DC Community Initiatives
Clark Foundation

Zachary Clark
Executive Director

Tamara Wilds Lawson
ED, Collective Impact
Washington Nationals Dream Foundation

Erik Stegman
Executive Director
Aspen Institute Center for Native American Youth

Danielle Turnage
Director, Corporate Partnerships

Cynthia Schaal
Chief Operating Officer
Exponent Philanthropy

Leora Hanser
Chief Development Officer
US Soccer Foundation

Our Value Proposition

Nonprofit Expertise

Our team’s extensive experience as nonprofit leaders, Board members, and volunteers has given us first-hand knowledge of the sector’s unique challenges and opportunities. Our exclusive focus on the nonprofit sector has further sharpened our knowledge and networks.

Proven Process

Having successfully completed hundreds of executive searches, we have developed a best practices methodology to maximize our clients’ limited time and resources. We balance discipline, flexibility, and a sense of urgency to lead each search efficiently and create the most value for our clients.

Diverse Network

We have cultivated an extensive cross-sector network of leaders who connect us to top talent. In addition to the thousands of candidates who apply to our searches each year, we proactively identify and connect with a diverse selection of extraordinary leaders.

Our Leadership Team

Katie McNerney

Annie Linehan Czerwinski

Shaina Amaya
Vice President

Katrina Fludd
Vice President

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LeaderFit has been privileged to work with exceptional social impact organizations, including:

LeaderFit has been privileged to work with exceptional social impact organizations, including:

Call us anytime at (202) 827-7407

LeaderFit’s office locations:

Washington, D.C. 

1875 Connecticut Ave, 10th Floor

Washington, DC 20009

Denver, CO

2420 17th St, 4th Floor

Denver, CO 80202