Representative Searches/Placements

Since 2001, CarterBaldwin Executive Search has conducted over 1000 successful searches across a myriad of functions and industries. Below are a few highlights from our portfolio.


Mercy Ships Names Paul Owen General Counsel

CarterBaldwin Executive Search is pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Owen as General Counsel for the international nonprofit, Mercy Ships. Paul comes to Mercy Ships from Equinor (formerly Statoil), the Norwegian state-owned energy company [...]


Azusa Pacific University Names Rukshan Fernando Provost

Azusa Pacific University President Paul W. Ferguson, Ph.D., DABT, named Glendora, Calif. resident Rukshan Fernando, Ph.D., provost and chief academic officer at APU, effective immediately. Fernando’s expertise lies in leadership identity, higher education administration, and [...]


Gemline hires new Chief Financial Officer

CarterBaldwin and Gemline ( are pleased to announce that Jonathan Gillim has joined the company as Chief Financial Officer.  Jonathan will have total responsibility for all finance and accounting functions for the growing specialty products [...]


Young Life names Newt Crenshaw as President

CarterBaldwin and Young Life are pleased to announce that Newt Crenshaw has accepted a position as President of Young Life. He will succeed Denny Rydberg after more than 23 years of service. […]


Pinnacle Promotions hires John Sabol as President

CarterBaldwin and Pinnacle Promotions are pleased to announce that John Sabol has joined the company as President. John is a dynamic executive with 25+ years of experience leading apparel, automotive, sporting goods and consumer products [...]


Midland University names Jody Horner as President

The Midland University Board of Directors announced that Jody Horner has been unanimously elected the 16th president in the institution’s 131-year history. A proven executive, Horner brings to Midland decades of experience in leadership of [...]


Harland Clarke hires new Vice President of Sales

Harland Clarke, Inc., a division of Harland Clarke Holdings, announced that Richard “Rick” Lutz has joined as Vice President of Major Accounts & Investment Services. Prior to Harland Clarke, Rick had executive, global, regional and [...]