John O’Connor, Managing Director
John O’Connor knows how important it is to have the most talented individual in a role and have an organization performing at the highest level. Having recruited and performed in one of the most competitive industries possible, NCAA Division I Basketball, John O’Connor brings a competitive edge to his work as the manager of the higher education division for Rice Cohen International. Building upon the 30 years of Rice Cohen success, since joining Rice Cohen in 2014 John has placed over twenty senior level positions.
John recognizes the importance of building relationships to understand client needs and to identify the best talent for your team. Utilizing the Rice Cohen’s proven recruiting process, John exceeds client and candidate expectations.
Focusing his efforts on higher education clients, John has translated his skills of persistence, planning, and excellence to securing your next executive search need.