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JWA- “Seeking leaders who will make a difference” 


Since 1995, many prominent public, not-for-profit, and mission-driven institutions in Canada have entrusted JWA with a great responsibility – seeking  leaders who will make a difference.  Our firm is proud of its record of recruiting individuals who have the strategic vision, the management capabilities, and the personal dynamism that inspire organizational excellence.


Founder and President, Janet Wright, has built her reputation for more than 30 years in the profession of executive search.  She holds a BA Trent University, MA Carleton University, PhD University of Toronto, and an Honorary LLD University of Waterloo.  Her early career included university-level teaching in Canada and in France.

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