“I can’t thank you enough for taking the transition committee through well organized steps. More than the process your passion in doing the right thing surfaced in every interaction I have had with you – be it patiently explaining nitty-gritty of non profit world a novice like me is not familiar with, or bubbling up priority to get the operations of organization in order prior to the new executive director stepping in.”
“You are a delight to work with!”
“The process was professional and actually quite enjoyable for me. Thank you for that, Mindy, because I sense that your organization and guidance was behind the smoothness of this process.”
“Mindy you made a complex process run smoothly and are guiding it to a successful conclusion!”
“Although still early in our re-org process,
it appears clear I owe you.
“I’m certainly feeling much more optimistic regarding the opportunities that might be possible during this challenging time of transition. Thank you for your insights, connections, and support.”
“Mindy, thank you so much. It has been such a pleasure to work with you. Thank you for your flexibility. I have so enjoyed working with the staff and our boards since I took the interim role. We are in a better place today and I am very appreciative of all of the work our staff has done to get us here. It is a wonderful job. I look forward to our future. Thanks again for everything.”
“Mindy is a life changing human who is incredible in this community.”
“I genuinely appreciated the time you gave me and the candid information you provided. It was very helpful and will hopefully help me make a more informed decision.
I will be in touch.”
“Our conversation on Friday seriously helped me seal the deal with (the organization) and feel confident in how I went about doing it. And that was just an extension of your help about 2 weeks ago, preparing me for the interview. And this whole experience is an extension of our open, honest, insightful conversation 2 months ago as I began this journey.
So saying “Thank You” just doesn’t seem enough…but as you said to me, we’re here in this community for a looooong time and I know we will FOR SURE stay connected!
So yes! I accepted the position and am very happy with the conversation and meeting that led to this outcome. So thank you thank you thank you.”
“You have been amazing throughout this process and I want you to know that you have made this a little easier because you are so helpful.”
“Thanks again for finding time in your event-filled schedule to meet with me. I appreciate and benefit from your insights and attention to my questions and concerns.”
Thank you for your amazing guidance and leadership throughout our search process. You guided us every step of the way. You were so easy to reach and communicate with. I so enjoyed working with you. “
“Mindy – it was WONDERFUL meeting you! I am so grateful for the time you spent with me today. You are incredibly generous and knowledgeable! I so appreciate your encouragement, advice and insights. The resources and contact ideas you provided will be so helpful as I continue my search. Thanks for taking the time to review my resume and for all the great suggestions. You are an amazing resource to nonprofits in our community! Congratulations on your successful business.
It was great getting to know you better! I hope our paths cross again soon!”
“Can’t even begin to thank you for the inclusion and your support during the selection process. Your encouragement made a huge difference.”
“Mindy – I can’t thank you enough for taking the time to meet with me today. I feel very optimistic and excited to pursue a role in the nonprofit community of Milwaukee and am anxious to reach out to all the leaders you have suggested for me to speak with! I will keep you updated on my progress and look forward to meeting with you again when I return next month!”
“I hope our paths cross again, thank you for your kindness, wisdom, and inspirational guidance.”
“What a day! Thank you for bringing efficiency and laughter to this process. Your careful consideration and insight are truly appreciated. I’m optimistic for a perfect match!”
“Thanks, Mindy – It was WONDERFUL to spend some time with you – did my heart good! Your energy is always infectious. I really appreciated your time and advice as I navigate this last arc in my career work. You are inspiring and practical at the same time!”
From the bottom of my heart, thank you, thank you, THANK YOU for helping me secure my position. You are incredibly kind, astute, and good-natured, and it was such a treat to meet and interact with you. I am officially two weeks into the new role and I couldn’t be happier!! You were so instrumental in this process, and for that I am forever grateful!” – Hired candidate
It was such a pleasure to meet you in person on Tuesday. Thank you for the expertise you bring to this search process. As you well know, this is an incredibly important decision, and I’m sure the committee takes great comfort in having you lead them through the process. I’m beyond thrilled that the committee continues to be interested in me as a candidate and I so look forward to my next interview.
“Just wanted to thank you, from the bottom of my heart, for your support and encouragement during the interview process! I’m honored to have been chosen to serve this impactful and important mission.
I can hardly wait to dive in! I look forward to the exciting journey ahead with the team and the Board!
Look forward as well, to continue working with you and having the privilege to learn from your wisdom and experience during this transition process!
Thank you once again, Mindy! I feel so blessed to know you.”
“I am so grateful and honored with your participation. Retirement has been good to me! Moreover, working with you during my career continues to bring happiness.”
“It was so good to see you on Friday! Just wanted to let you know how much I appreciated all of your hard work in preparing and leading the Board and Staff through the steps ahead of this transition. You are FABULOUS at what you do! I do very much look forward to working with you, Mindy. What an invaluable resource you are to the nonprofit sector! We are lucky to have you!!”
“A big thank you for all you did with wisdom and patience to help find a CEO. You were a treat to work with and a smiling presence at every turn. You led us with grace and with strength when needed. You never gave up. So please know I am a big fan of yours.”
“Congrats on finding a replacement for me!!!
I know how much heart and soul you put into this effort. (The new President and CEO) has a background that is perfect.
Hope to see you soon!”
–Retiring President and CEO
“We were so fortunate to have you speak to our members and I appreciate your time and effort in preparing for us. You excel at speaking and taking the time to know your audience – THANK YOU.
We had a wonderful trip and it was great getting to know you. I look forward to our paths crossing again soon. Take care!”
“I know it is more about the work you do and the lives you touch that make you work hard every day. Thank you for all you do and for those lives you have touched and they don’t even know it.“
“I am going to make a motion at our next Board meeting for a resolution to acknowledge Mindy Lubar Price as our executive search consultant. We truly could not have done this without her. Her expertise and commitment to both the search and us went above and beyond the call of duty. Hiring Mindy was the best possible move we could have made and her fee does not do justice to the care, warmth and diligence she brought to this search.”
–Board President and Search Committee Chair
“I am incredibly impressed with your work and what you have brought to the table. I cannot fathom how we could have done this on our own – not that we would have. Having you as our consultant was the best decision we’ve made. Thank you for all that you are doing for us.”
– Search Committee Chair
“Thanks again for helping me develop ideas into something that I think was truly useful to our students, and for facilitating the sessions. I increasingly appreciate your thinking about careers, executive search and succession, as well as many, many other areas.”
–Nonprofit Academic Center Leader
“Wow! I can’t tell you how much I enjoyed meeting you today — you are a powerhouse! I love your energy, your candor and your passion for the success of area non-profits.”
“Mindy, Let me say thank you so much for your leadership and helping us find someone to lead us into our next adventure. Your handling of this process was so needed and I can’t thank you enough for keeping us moving.”
“I cannot begin to thank you enough for your support and encouragement of my candidacy for the position of Executive Director at. I am humbled and honored to have been chosen by the selection committee as the next Executive Director for this incredible organization. I believe in mission and its people and will strive to extend the tremendous legacy left by, while moving the agency to even greater fulfillment of its role.”
Your friendship, advice, and support on so many levels have been so helpful and timely and just terrific. Every CEO ought to have the privilege and honor of knowing people like you. My life has been so much more positive because of you and your support.”
“Mindy – thank you so much for your excellent work with us and for culling and winnowing through all those resumes and cover letters. It’s fun and good working with you – you bring an easy ‘resonance’ to the table and I appreciate it.”
“Thank you again for talking me through your probable next phase of relationship. I appreciate the time, the clarity, and the professional boundaries you articulated. As you know, I respect and admire you deeply and wish you all success.”
“By the way, as an organization Board Executive Committee member once again, I wanted also relay the continuing success and evolution of our Executive Director in the leadership position, the Committee recently completed its annual performance review. Your guidance during the unanticipated search process, clearly enabled us to make the best choice.”
“Many thanks for sharing your wealth of knowledge and experience at today’s executive transitions program. You did a terrific job leading the discussion and keeping the conversation flowing and focused.”
“Mindy is one of the smartest people I know about leadership and transitions and healthy organizations. She’s a consistent blessing both to me personally and to any organization lucky enough to work with her.”
–Executive Director, Human Services Organization
“Mindy, I just wanted to thank you for your help with our Executive Director search. You did a fantastic job guiding us through the process in a professional, organized and upbeat way. I would almost describe it as fun. And, of course, I’m very pleased with the result.”
–Portfolio Manager, Asset Management Company
“Thank you. I mean it wholeheartedly….you are a great facilitator/transition leader/visionary. Your style is kind and questioning…..all at the same time. I am so glad that you are part of our transition team.”
–Interim Executive Director, Non-violence Coalition
It really has been a great pleasure to work with you these past few years – you may have learned some things from me but I have learned a great deal from you about executive transitions and leadership that I wouldn’t have known otherwise. I’m looking forward to continuing opportunities to work together.”
–Vice President and Director of Grant Programs, Community Foundation
“Thank you again for driving this very important process. When you receive pretty much unanimous support and approval from such an interesting group of people, it is truly an endorsement of your professionalism. I wish all committees and boards I serve on, both currently and in the future had the QUALITY leadership that you two have given us.”