Bryant & Stratton Selects TCG for CHRO and Two Board Searches

BUFFALO, NY  – Bryant & Stratton College, a private for not for profit institution, has selected The Christopher Group to lead their Chief Human Resources Officer search as well as their search to fill 2 Board of Directors positions. Managing Director, Pam Noble and Managing Partner, Ayla Maloney, are leading the critical searches.

“Bryant & Stratton has a rich history dating back to 1854.  They offer Associate and Bachelors Degree programs both on Campus and online in New York, Ohio, Virginia and Wisconsin to over 12,000 plus students,” said Pam Noble.  “This role will work closely with the new President, David Vaden, in enhancing employee engagement and in making sure that the University delivers on its mission to the faculty, the staff and especially the students.”

Additionally, we are searching for Two Board of Directors Positions to serve the University ideally with a Nursing and a Digital background to provide the functional diversity that the University is seeking. The entire TCG team is honored by the trust that the University has put in TCG and we look forward to the opportunity to build on this experience in other board work! 

This newly evolved Head of Human Resources role will partner with the incoming President and System Leadership Team as a collaborator, business leader and strategist from the lens and expertise of people and culture.  This person will have an opportunity to influence the future and innovation of this long-standing institution and focus on building out more robust learning, development and training offerings for non-faculty and faculty members, enhancing talent attraction, engagement and retention strategies, increasing diversity, sensitivity and inclusion as well as generally leadership of a service-oriented HR team.

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

About Bryant & Stratton College

Bryant & Stratton College, a private nonprofit institution, offers a personalized career education and experience leading to high-demand professions like accounting, business management, nursing and paralegal.  They offer flexible online, hybrid and onsite education, servicing a non-traditional student population, in which the average student age is 29 years old.  Brick and mortar locations are located in New York, Ohio, Virginia and Wisconsin and the college was founded over 160 years ago!  Bryant & Stratton has a strong reputation of having an incredibly collaborative, family culture that’s put people first with a mission that focuses on personalization and innovation.   

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.