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Trilogy Heading Deputy Director Search for EdSource

Burlingame, CA (October 31, 2014) — The executive search firm Trilogy Search Non+Profit is leading a Deputy Director search on behalf of EdSource, a nonprofit research, policy, and communications organization established more than three decades ago.

Reporting to the Executive Director, the Deputy Director will assume a key management role in building and strengthening EdSource’s focus on shaping a more effective public education system. Responsibilities will include strategic leadership, organizational and financial management, and external partnership development. EdSource is based in Oakland, Calif.

“This position is important to our commitment to innovation and excellence as we continue to deliver the latest information on public education to Californians, and expand our role in informing policies and public discussion on strategies to improve student outcomes,” said Louis Freedberg, EdSource’s Executive Director. “We’ve worked with Trilogy previously, and are confident the firm will identify extraordinary candidates to support and advance our mission of ensuring that all children receive a high quality education.”

Chuck Pappalardo is handling the assignment on behalf of Trilogy.

Trilogy has advised numerous nonprofit and education-focused organizations on talent acquisition and related needs. These organizations  including Book Trust, Education Sector, Santa Clara University, Stupski Foundation, and The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation.

EdSource Mission & Goals:  Founded in 1977, EdSource believes that access to a quality education is a fundamental right of all children. The organization further believes that an informed, involved public is necessary to strengthen the nation’s schools for the benefit of its children. To achieve its goals, it provides essential, timely information to policymakers and the larger public, and highlights effective models and strategies intended to improve student outcomes by using the digital space in new and creative ways.

About Trilogy Search Non+Profit: Trilogy Search Non+Profit is a retained executive recruitment firm headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area. Trilogy specializes in placing executives who are multi- dimensional, integrated, and equipped to effectively lead for-profit and nonprofit institutions. The company conducts C-level searches and builds executive management teams for high technology, clean technology, life sciences, non-profit, and philanthropy clients.