Holly Bowers

Vice President & Senior Associate AltoPartners Philadelphia

Holly Bowers is a Vice President and Senior Associate in the Philadelphia office of Diversified Search.  Holly supports the Education and Not-for-Profit Practice.   Prior to joining Diversified Search in 2015, Holly spent eleven years in executive search, principally with Heidrick & Struggles.  There she served as an Associate and participated in the successful placement of over 74 C-suite & VP level positions, many in Fortune 500 companies. Holly also worked for Russell Reynolds Associates in Washington, DC supporting the Healthcare team.  In her most recent role, Holly worked at Booz Allen Hamilton as an Executive Recruiter.   Prior to her move into executive search, Holly served as the Assistant Vice President of Alumni Relations at Drexel University in Philadelphia, where she worked with alumni volunteers, Alumni Clubs, and the Board of Governors for five years.   Immediately upon graduation from college, Holly traveled abroad where she spent a decade working as an Interior Department Head on international private luxury yachts.   A native of Pennsylvania, Holly received her B.A. in Liberal Arts at the Pennsylvania State University and spent a semester abroad with Florida State University in London, England.