Our Story

As the nation's leading advancement and leadership counsel devoted exclusively to Catholic education, our teams have been helping school communities develop excellence throughout their missions since 2008.

Devoted exclusively to developing excellence in Catholic school advancement and leadership, our retained search practice draws on our partnering experience with well over 700 Catholic school communities and over 50% of the dioceses and archdioceses across the country. Respected as the nation’s leading counsel, our budget-friendly process provides a valued and proven solution in identifying and securing exceptional leadership talent. We stand ready to further partner with diocesan and archdiocesan administrations, religious communities, boards, and school leaders to invest in only the most proven and qualified local, regional, and national candidates.

Partners in Mission School Leadership Search Solutions consultants work throughout the United States. When administrative vacancies occur at diocesan elementary, middle and secondary schools, Partners in Mission School Leadership Search Solutions has access to and familiarity with more Catholic school professionals than any other firm in the country.

Partners in Mission School Leadership Search Solutions provides comprehensive and cost-effective solutions for all your school's executive administration needs. Partner with our search team to identify and secure your next:
  • Superintendents
  • Presidents
  • Principals
  • Heads of School
  • Executive and Director level complements in School Advancement and Enrollment Management


“The Partners in Mission name says it all ... they believe that we have a common mission to serve God's children and through collaboration and partnerships, we will not only sustain our Catholic schools but move them to become innovative and successful. I highly recommend them to any search committee. If you want it done well, with integrity and purpose, then you want to partner with PIM."

- Tim Cullen, Head of School, Saint Anthony School, Wailuku, Maui, HI