Office: Focus Search Partners
Location: Nashville, U.S.
Monica joined Focus Search Partners in 2020 to launch and lead the firm’s Interim Executive Services business. This service offering provides on-demand executive Talent to companies across industries, at every stage of the business lifecycle.
Focus Search Partners' Interim Executive Services (IES) practice complements the firm’s 20-year history of executing high-quality retained search services by offering more to Clients who have come to know FSP as a trusted advisor. Monica leads Talent Acquisition, Origination, Client Service Delivery and Business Operations.
Prior to joining Focus Search Partners, Monica supported recruiting efforts for the software-focused portfolio companies of Vista Equity Partners, a $3B private equity fund. There she gained invaluable experience understanding the operational rigor of a top performing PE firm. Earlier in her career Monica worked for the largest project-based solutions firm where she led Recruiting and Service Delivery teams nationally. Monica brings a 15-year track record of meeting and exceeding client and candidate expectations by leading with transparency, candor, and a sense of urgency.
Monica holds a B.S. in Psychology from Virginia Commonwealth University. She currently resides in Nashville with her husband and young son. Monica’s early career was leading and teaching America’s next generation as a devoted teacher. She continues her passion to positively impact children’s lives with her involvement in several nonprofits.
- Office: Focus Search Partners - Nashville
- Location: Nashville, U.S.A.
Paul Frankenberg is the Founder and Managing Partner of Focus Search Partners, LLC, a nationally prominent retained executive search firm.Paul Frankenberg is the Founder and Managing Partner of Focus Search Partners, LLC, a nationally prominent retained executive search firm.
During his fifteen-year career, Paul has completed more than 600 corporate executive, senior management and board of director search assignments within the healthcare industry. Prior to establishing Focus Search Partners, he began his career witha top ten executive search firm in Atlanta, Georgia.
An active community member, Paul serves on the Vanderbilt University’s Owen Graduate School of Management Alumni Board and the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt Board. Paul is a founding officer of Owen’s Healthcare Alumni Board and the Children’s Hospital Champions Board. Additionally, Paul is involved with the Nashville Health Care Council, Leadership Health Care and the American Heart Association.
Paul is a published writer and guest speaker on leadership, executive development, entrepreneurship and recruiting industry topics.
He holds degrees from the University of Tennessee and Vanderbilt University.