Megan H. Lewis • Principal

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Megan Lewis

For almost 20 years Megan has served the nonprofit sector and has deep experience with nonprofits, executive search, and organizational assessment and consultation. She focuses her search practice on CEO searches across the nonprofit sector, with a particular emphasis in associations, foundations, museums and social services organizations. In additional to providing executive search services, she engages in other consulting services for our clients.

Megan joined Kittleman in 2008 and has held increasingly responsible positions culminating in her current role of Principal. She started her career in the nonprofit sector while serving as the Director of the Network of Nonprofit Search Consultants ( for over a decade. NNSC, a professional association comprised of some of the country’s leading nonprofit executive search practitioners, provides a forum for the development of best industry practices. She now enjoys membership in the group and had served in multiple leadership roles, including chairing the Marketing and Social Media Committee and serving on the Executive Committee.

Megan also brings a significant business background to Kittleman. She worked at Merrill Lynch in the Private Wealth Management division in Chicago. Earlier in her career, she was in retail management for Talbots in the Chicago and St. Louis markets, managing multiple locations.

Megan is deeply dedicated to her community and has held numerous volunteer leadership roles with local nonprofits inclusive of lending her expertise on multiple search committees. Her recent civic leadership includes serving on the Board of Directors for Momenta Dance Company as Vice President/Secretary. She is an active member of Women Leaders in Philanthropy and is a graduate of the Community Leadership Program, a collaboration of the Brennan School of Business at Dominican University and the Oak Park River Forest Community Foundation. She continues her involvement in the program by serving on the Alumni Circle advisory council.

She received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Missouri – Columbia in Marketing and Management.