Kevin Michael Hicar

Kevin Michael Hicar


Direct: 202.572.8312
Cell: 703.819.5415
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DC Office
1401 I Street NW Suite 400
Washington, DC 20005


Kevin Michael Hicar is a Principal specializing in the placement of executive leaders and senior level specialists across a variety of industries. Throughout his career, Kevin has partnered with search committees and boards of directors to ensure his clients identify, acquire and retain top talent. Kevin has extensive executive search experience assisting a wide range of for-profit, not-for-profit, public and private companies of various sizes to build senior leadership teams, including hiring C-Suite executives into positions such as Chief Executive Officer, President, Chancellor, Executive Director, Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer, Chief Marketing Officer, Senior Vice President, Vice President, Dean and National Director.


Kevin has broad functional executive search experience in Business Development, Engineering, Finance, General Management, Government Affairs, Information Technology, Marketing, Operations and Research & Development. He conducts searches in various industries, including Aerospace and Defense, Associations, Federal Government, For-Profit Education, Healthcare, Higher Education, Information Technology, Life Sciences, Management Consulting, Not-for-Profit, Professional Services and Transportation. Within these industries, his clients include colleges and universities, federal government agencies, foundations, management consulting firms, multi-national for-profit and not-for-profit organizations, leading professional services firms, national associations and research institutes.

Kevin has worked for a prominent retained national executive search firm that works exclusively with not-for-profit clients as well as one of the world's largest retained global executive search firms. Kevin has also provided research and analysis on information technology topics to Chief Information Officers at Fortune 1000 companies, higher education institutions and government agencies as a Senior Research Associate at The Corporate Executive Board Company. In addition, Kevin has served as a University Administrator at Georgetown University and a Senior Corporate Legal Assistant with Brown & Wood LLP (now Sidley Austin LLP) in New York City.

Kevin conducts searches throughout the United States as well as internationally.

Personal and Professional Activities

Kevin is an active member of the Georgetown University Alumni Association, through which he supports his alma mater as an alumni interviewer and a class reunion coordinator. In addition, he is an avid competitive swimmer and participates in United States Masters Swimming throughout the year. Kevin regularly seeks opportunities to improve his community as a native Washingtonian. Most recently, he has offered to serve as a Selector for the D.C. Teaching Fellows program administered by the New Teacher Project.

Kevin earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Government from Georgetown University.