Heidi Holzhauer


Heidi’s broad background allows her to move easily through diverse worlds, whether working with senators in Washington, DC; assisting with development of regulatory programs for energy in California; or identifying leaders in affordable housing, human services, healthcare, and philanthropic organizations. With fourteen years of experience in the search industry, she began her executive search career at Heidrick & Struggles. Heidi graduated with a bachelor’s degree in English from the University of Puget Sound.

Community Commitment: Board member for North Bay chapter of Summer Search, a national youth development nonprofit; volunteer precinct worker for elections; volunteer for Napa Valley Wine Auction; and member of the St. Helena auxiliary board for the Community Foundation for the Napa Valley.

Personal Passions: Film (favorite movies: Harold and Maude, The Big Lebowski, Sense and Sensibility, The Best Years of Our Lives); talking about Summer Search; cooking a meal and sharing a bottle of wine (particularly Spottswoode sauvignon blanc) with family and friends.

“Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.” – Maya Angelou

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