Recent Executive Search Placements

We are proud to have helped the following organizations meet their needs with the following executive search placements:

Senior Director of Teen Engagement

Dana Prottas is an experienced educational leader who came to USCJ from Minnesota where she was the Director of Yachad, the Jewish Education Program for Teens. There she built collaborative communities with an entrepreneurial spirit. She is committed to social, academic, cognitive and spiritual growth mindsets for youth and adults.

Chief Development Officer

Kippy Rudy has held leadership positions in marketing and development throughout Maine, leading campaigns raising more than $10 million at Portland Stage Company, Portland Museum of Art, and the Bowdoin International Music Festival. She relocated to Boston to serve as the deputy director of MASS Creative, where she oversaw the legal, financial and administrative aspects of the organization.

Director of Advancement

Betsy Santarlasci comes to Daily Table with more than 25 years of experience with non-profit fundraising. She hails from Providence, Rhode Island where she served as the Development Director and Food Initiative Director of the Social Enterprise Greenhouse (SEG.)

Executive Director

Jamie Cotel comes to JCAM with many years of experience in the non-profit world. She was the Executive Director of the Community Alliance for Jewish-Affiliated Cemeteries (CAJAC) in New York. Her work had a significant impact on the restoration and preservation of Jewish Cemeteries in New York and elsewhere.

Director of Development

Shawn Cote is an experienced business, fundraising and development professional with an advanced degree in sports leadership. He has worked as a Leadership Gift Officer at Bentley University and was the Director of Major Gifts for the Athletic Department at Northeastern University.

Development Director

Linda Myers is a seasoned development executive with experience in both the Jewish and secular nonprofit community. She spent most of her career in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, working with the Schools of Drama and Music at Carnegie-Mellon University and Pittsburgh’s Edward and Rose Berman Hillel Jewish University Center. She returns to South Florida where she had previously resided.

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