As part of Impact Search Advisors by Nonprofit HR, Danisha Martin is a Team Leader & Senior Consultant and trusted advisor for the firm’s retained executive search engagements. She conducts interviews with senior and C-level professionals and evaluates qualifications and alignment with the client organizations’ needs. Gifted in assessing talent, adept in relationship-building, and known for her professionalism and creative strategic approach, Danisha designs and manages the search process and ensures the successful experience of both clients and candidates. She works collaboratively with the Managing Director of Impact Search Advisors by Nonprofit HR on strategy, business development initiatives and team building as well as leads and supports the retained search team in their client-facing engagements.
Danisha has over nine years of experience in search, talent acquisition and human resources. She has successfully managed the staffing and recruitment needs for clients ranging from small and mid-sized operations to Fortune 500 organizations across various sectors. At Nonprofit HR, Danisha has partnered with clients such as the National Association of Black Accountants, Baltimore Children & Youth Fund, Zion Church, the Association of Maternal Child Health Programs and Planned Parenthood of Northern New England to place Chief Executive Officers. Prior to joining Nonprofit HR in 2019, her previous employers include local recruitment firms, CitiFinancial, Pepsi Bottling Group and Pfizer Pharmaceuticals. Danisha earned both a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree with a concentration in Human Resources from the Mobley School of Business & Industry at Florida A&M University in Tallahassee, Florida.
When Danisha is not helping clients identify their next superstar executives, she is doing quadruple spins on a salsa dance floor, rolling down a rink in her quad skates or spending precious quality time with her family in their D.C. home.
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