Chuck Jordan successfully recruits senior leaders for clients as a consultant in the Education, Nonprofit & Government (ENG) and Healthcare Services practices. Within ENG, Chuck leads searches for presidents, provosts, deans and other senior academic leaders on behalf of the world’s most complex and successful institutions. In Healthcare Services, Chuck assesses and recruits senior executives, physician leaders and other C-suite leadership positions for academic medical centers, multi-hospital health systems, research institutes and healthcare associations. His work extends beyond North America to Asia, Europe and the Middle East.

Consultative search experience

  • Chuck has deep expertise recruiting leaders of professional schools, especially those related to business, engineering and the health sciences. His broader experience encompasses work for a range of not-for-profit organizations, including foundations, independent schools and veterans-related not-for-profit organizations.
  • Chuck served as Spencer Stuart’s first director of professional staff recruiting, managing firm-wide efforts to attract top consultants and research associates. He also acted as the firm’s interim director of professional development.
  • Before joining Spencer Stuart, Chuck served clients for four years at McKinsey & Company as an engagement manager. Earlier in his career, Chuck worked in Accenture’s strategic services practice, based in San Francisco. Chuck also served overseas as an artillery officer in the United States Marine Corps, departing with the rank of captain.

Chuck holds a B.A. in political science and English from Tufts University and an M.B.A. in finance from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.