Martha Montag Brown & Associate, LLC is a retained search firm. This means we are hired specifically by organizations that want our expertise in conducting a search to find the best person to fill a specific position.

If you are interested in submitting your resume for us to have in our database, send an email with your resume attached as a Word or PDF document to We do not accept resumes by mail or fax.

As a small search practice, we are, regrettably, unable to respond personally to everyone who contacts us with general inquiries or seeking job search counsel, informational interviews or career advice. Please check out the links & resources below for other organizations that may be helpful to you in your job search process.


The following are organizations in the philanthropic and corporate responsibility and sustainability spheres that provide job listings of open positions.


Asian American Pacific Islanders In Philanthropy

Association of Black Foundation Executives (ABFE)

Philanthropy Careers (Chronicle of Philanthropy)

Bay Area Blacks in Philanthropy

Hispanics in Philanthropy

Native Americans in Philanthropy

Council on Foundations

Philanthropy Northwest

Philanthropy New York

Southern California Grantmakers

Northern California Grantmakers

Chicago Women in Philanthropy

Corporate Responsibility/Sustainability

Business for Social Responsibility

Green Dream Jobs

Net Impact


We receive many inquiries for resume advice and counsel but are not in a position to provide personal assistance to everyone who approaches us. Here is a link to a service for resume assistance (fee-based), which job seekers can review and evaluate further:

There is an
enormous amount
of interest in
careers in
philanthropy and

Here are a few
resources that list
open positions in
the field.