Few search firms offer the breadth of experience that Isaacson, Miller brings to serving the nation’s leading arts and cultural organizations. We understand the dynamic challenges and opportunities specific to these types of organizations, including visual and performing arts; schools of art and design; museums; botanical gardens, aquariums, and zoos; associations advancing arts education; public radio; and funders supporting the arts. We are experienced in helping clients identify gifted leaders who can transition into a leadership role that will sustain and amplify an organization’s success.
Since our founding, arts and culture searches have been a vital part of our portfolio. We serve clients who embrace the promise that art and cultural organizations truly can enrich people’s lives. We strive to serve organizations that support cultural vitality in cities and towns across the country, and that foster creative, energized, and forward-thinking ideas that enhance the quality of life and benefit those who live, work, and play in those communities.
Yale University, School of Art
Dr. Kymberly Pinder named Dean of the School of Art at Yale University.
The Juilliard School
David Serkin Ludwig named Dean and Director of the Music Division at The Juilliard School.
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Alison Friedman named Executive and Artistic Director, Carolina Performing Arts.
Minneapolis College of Art + Design
Sanjit Sethi named as President of Minneapolis College of Art and Design.
Historic New England
Vin Cipolla appointed as President and CEO of Historic New England.
Utah Symphony | Utah Opera
Steve Brosvik named the next President and CEO of Utah Symphony | Utah Opera.
New Hampshire Public Radio
Jim Schachter named the next President and CEO of New Hampshire Public Radio.
Linda Harrison named the Director of the Newark Museum.
The Philadelphia Orchestra Association
Matias Tarnopolsky named President and CEO of The Philadelphia Orchestra Association.
The Juilliard School
Damian Woetzel named President of The Juilliard School.