|Jane S. Howze, Managing DirectorAs Managing Director and founder of The Alexander Group, Ms. Howze has more than 30 years’ experience in executive search. She has recruited executives worldwide in not-for-profit, energy, manufacturing, legal, life sciences, and professional services. She directs Board searches for the firm and is actively involved in the firm’s diversity practice. Ms. Howze is quoted frequently in major business publications, serves as a columnist forCulturemap.com and is the author of Best Practices for Executive Search Firms for the Inside the Minds book series.
Prior to forming The Alexander Group, she recruited for Korn/Ferry International in Houston. Ms. Howze’s other experience includes serving as a commercial loan officer for a leading Texas bank, practicing business law for a major Houston law firm and serving as associate general counsel for a California-based multi-national financial institution. She received her undergraduate degree from Rhodes College, and her law degree from the University of Houston. She is a member of the State Bars of California and Texas.