Adventure Scientists Selects TCG for Head of People Search

REMOTE  – Adventure Scientists, a nonprofit organization that equips partners with data collected from the outdoors that are crucial to addressing environmental challenges, has selected The Christopher Group to lead their Head of People search. Managing Partner, Ayla Maloney, and Recruiting Director, Kristen Perez are leading the critical HR search.

“Finding the right Head of People is not just about filling a position; it’s about finding a visionary catalyst who thrives on partnering with an incredibly passionate and entrepreneurial team. They will join a mission-centric organization where purpose is embedded into the very DNA of the business. This strategic, talent-focused role is a true partnership with the CEO, as they take up the culture baton and run with it. This remarkable individual lives and breathes what motivates people, leaving a lasting impact on those they work with. Together, we will find someone who not only understands the power of human potential but ignites it, creating a thriving ecosystem where people truly flourish,” Ayla Maloney shared.

In this newly created role, the Head of People, serving under the founder and CEO will lead and design well-planned company retreats, lead the staff in their career development, continuously assess and improve the benefits offerings, launch a Diversity, Equity & Inclusion program, and other strategic projects. Adventure Scientists is always looking for ways to improve and the Head of People will be key in monitoring and designing retention, recruitment, compensation & benefits strategies. This is a truly unique role with the ability to impact the culture, talent density, and growth of the organization.

To learn more about this opportunity and/or The Christopher Group, please contact Kristen Perez at

About Adventure Scientists

Adventure Scientists® is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization based in Bozeman, MT that equips partners with data collected from the outdoors that are crucial to addressing environmental challenges. By mobilizing and training outdoor enthusiasts and local communities to collect high-quality scientific data that are difficult to access, require too large a scale, or are too costly to obtain with traditional methods, we are a cost-effective and powerful accelerator to conservation around the world.

About The Christopher Group

Through its award-winning, customized HR solutions, The Christopher Group (TCG) delivers critical human capital solutions in the area of executive HR search, interim HR leaders, and HR consulting. Since 1998, TCG has served clients across all industries, locations, company sizes, and verticals. Staffed by former HR professionals and highly trained search practitioners who have sat in the job, TCG has been named one of the Fastest-Growing and Best Non-Profit and Diversity Executive Recruiting Firms by Hunt Scanlon as well as Forbes’ 2019, 2020, 2021 & 2022 list of America’s Best Executive Recruiting Firms.