Mission Driven

Welcome to Mission Driven, the blog from Peña Search, where we highlight titans in our community, trends in our industry, and news in our company.

Peña Search Named Top 50 Higher Education Recruiters

Peña Search Named 2024 Top 50 Higher Education Recruiters

Peña Search Named 2024 Top 50 Higher Education Recruiters by Hunt Scanlon In an industry where precision and expertise are paramount, Peña Search carved out a significant niche in higher educat...


Peña Search founders featured in SRA Spotlight

Sanford Rose Associates International, Inc. sits down with Holly Peña, Founder and CEO and Carlos González Peña, Founder and President of Peña Search to get to know them better. Found...

Helping Clients With Obstacles

How to Position Yourself as a Leader in a Job Interview

Are you meant to be in a director position? Here’s how to position yourself as a leader in a job interview. Whether you've got your eye on a director level job, are just starting out in your...

Non-Profit Top 60 teamwork picture

Non-Profit Top 60

Peña Search named Non-Profit Top 60 Professional Recruiting Firms for 2023 by Hunt Scanlon.  Hunt Scanlon presented its annual roundup of the 60 most prominent executive search firms serving the...

What nonprofits want from leadership candidates: Pleased senior business lady writing in diary. Sitting against window planning day. Agenda items objectives achievements.

What Nonprofits Want from Leadership Candidates

Hiring is taking place at record paces. Here’s what nonprofits want from leadership candidates right now. Leading a not-for-profit organization, or a team within one, demands a different ski...

Communities Building Through Lasting Relationships

Is It Time to Start Looking for a New Job?

The Great Resignation is upon us. Here are five signs that it’s time to start looking for a new job.  Does it seem like everyone is moving on to new opportunities right now? That’s be...