United Educators Selects TCG for Head of Human Resources Search

BETHESDA, MARYLAND – United Educators, a reciprocal risk retention group, has selected The Christopher Group to lead their Head of Human Resources search. CEO, Nat Schiffer, and Recruiting Director, Kristen Perez, are leading this important assignment.

“We’re thrilled to embark on the executive search for United Educators, AVP of Human Resources. Our commitment lies not just in finding an exceptional leader, but in aligning their vision,  mission, and core values of an organization dedicated to safeguarding education. United Educators isn’t solely an insurer; it’s a seamless collaboration between the realms of insurance and education. As we seek top-tier talent, we’ll be mindful of this synergy, ensuring that those chosen not only possess remarkable leadership acumen but also embody a profound understanding of the intersection between risk management and the nurturing of academic environments.”

The Head of HR for UE plays a pivotal role in nurturing and enhancing an already thriving culture of employee empowerment and well-being. Within this professional yet congenial environment, the HR function is not just a support pillar but a driving force behind the company’s success. This individual leads by exemplifying a commitment to employee satisfaction, ensuring that policies and programs align with the company’s ethos of valuing its workforce. They will champion initiatives that promote work-life balance, career growth, and diversity, leveraging a high performing HR team that’s recognized for its strategic insights and operational excellence. Their role isn’t just about policies and procedures or transactional HR; it’s about fostering a workplace where employees feel heard, valued, and motivated to contribute their best, ultimately fueling the company’s continued success and positive culture.

To learn more about this opportunity and/or The Christopher Group please contact Kristen Perez at kristen.perez@tcgco.com.

About United Educators

United Educators (UE), a reciprocal risk retention group, is a licensed insurance company owned and governed by about 1,600 members representing K-12 schools, colleges, and universities throughout the United States. UE members range from small, private schools to multi-campus public universities. The value of UE membership extends far beyond the insurance policy. Member institutions have access to our education-specific risk management resource library, including media, online courses, and publications.

About The Christopher Group

With a proven track record in delivering customized HR solutions, The Christopher Group offers executive HR search, interim HR leaders, HR advisory and consulting, and fractional CHRO solutions. Since 1998, TCG has been assisting clients across industries, locations, and company sizes. Staffed by former HR professionals and experienced search practitioners, TCG has been recognized as one of the Fastest-Growing and Best Non-Profit and Diversity and Private Equity Executive Recruiting Firms by Hunt Scanlon. Additionally, Forbes has included TCG on their prestigious list of America’s Best Executive Recruiting Firms for four consecutive years (2019-2022).