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Vivian Brocard


Vivian Brocard joined Isaacson, Miller in 2003 following nearly 20 years of executive search experience in business and technology. She joined the firm’s Executive Committee in 2010, and in 2016, she assumed the role of President. Working closely with the Chair, the Executive Committee, and the Management Committee, Vivian guides firm strategy and execution and oversees firm-wide operations. Over her tenure at Isaacson, Miller, Vivian has built a highly regarded national practice focused on leadership roles in higher education, healthcare, and research with particular expertise in engineering, science, and technology. She has served universities, colleges, academic medical centers, research institutes, advocacy groups, and related organizations, and her clients have spanned public and private institutions across the United States. Prior to Isaacson, Miller, Vivian was a partner with a corporate search firm where she helped grow and run the technology practice and led searches for senior executives in early stage technology companies and for functional leaders in both mid-sized and Fortune 500 corporations. Vivian's early career was in marketing and sales with Air France and Dennison Manufacturing Company. She later served in senior human resources and operational management roles with Resource Planning Associates, Inc., a strategy consulting firm serving the natural resource industries. Vivian earned a BA in French with distinction from Simmons College and is fluent in French.




  • BA, Simmons College