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Washington, DC – July 2012 – Nonprofit Executive Search Solutions has successfully placed Paula B. King, an experienced human resources executive, as Director of Human Resources with NeighborWorks America.
Selected from a very talented and diverse applicant pool, King brings an impressive background and array of skills to NeighborWorks America’s management team, including significant experiences spanning the nonprofit sector.
“After an extensive, national search we were delighted to recommend Ms. King to NeighborWorks America as the leading candidate for this dynamic opportunity. We strongly believe Ms. King shares the same desires for strong communities that are at the heart of NeighborWorks America’s mission,” stated Patty Hampton, Vice President & Managing Partner, Nonprofit Executive Search Solutions.
Most recently, King worked for the U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP) as Vice President for Operations & Chief HR Officer, and previously for the International Life Sciences Institute (ILSI) and Children’s National Medical Center. During her career she has developed many HR related initiatives while simultaneously balancing efforts to fine-tune existing programs, plans and operations.
“I am thrilled and honored to be a part of NeighborWorks America. It is a diverse, challenging and results-oriented environment with dynamic and committed staff,” said King. “It has always been important for me to feel connected to the mission and to align my professional values to my organization — I am able to do both at NeighborWorks America.”
King earned her bachelor’s degree in business management from the University of Maryland, and she holds dual certifications as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) and as a Certified Professional (IPMA-CP) — International Public Management Association for Human Resources. Additionally, she is a Certified Mediator. King has also completed significant human resources coursework and professional skills development at the graduate level.
About Nonprofit Executive Search Solutions
Nonprofit Executive Search Solutions (NESS), a division of Nonprofit HR Solutions, is one of the nation’s leading consulting firms dedicated exclusively to meeting executive search needs of nonprofit organizations. Collectively, our senior management team brings over 100 years of combined, expert-level experience to nonprofit organizations of all sizes.
For more information on Nonprofit Executive Search Solutions’ services, please contact (202) 785.2060 or visit www.nonprofitexecsolutions.com.
About NeighborWorks America
NeighborWorks America is the country’s preeminent leader in affordable housing and community development. They work to create opportunities for lower-income people to live in affordable homes in safe, sustainable neighborhoods that are healthy places for families to grow. Headquartered in Washington, DC, NeighborWorks America operates through a national office, two regional offices and seven district offices.
For more information on NeighborWorks America, please contact (202) 220.2300 or visit www.nw.org.