A World Made Better by Differences


McCormack+Kristel is a national provider of executive search consulting services for nonprofit and philanthropic organizations. Established in 1993, as McCormack & Associates, by veteran search consultant Joseph A. McCormack, the firm was among the first national search practices to specialize in diversity recruiting.

In 2013, Michelle Kristel joined the firm following a career in nonprofit leadership. The McCormack+Kristel partnership offers clients the complementary benefits of Joe’s seasoned recruiting expertise and Michelle’s nonprofit executive experience.

With offices in California and New York, the firm serves a broad spectrum of public health, human services, advocacy and social justice organizations.

What Our Clients Say About Working with McCormack+Kristel

We had an excellent experience with them. Our organization has used them twice. Everyone is very professional, thorough and easy to communicate with. I found everyone to be very available for questions. I highly recommend engaging McCormack+Kristel.
Carol HorvitzExecutive DirectorChildren’s Burn Foundation