Selfies with BAYCAT

Managing Partner Arthur Combs and Fellow Ben Biscocho with BAYCAT (Bayview Hunters Point Center for Arts & Technology) founder and CEO Villy Wang. We had a great time facilitating a crucial board retreat for this groundbreaking organization at Pixar’s campus over the weekend.

Schaffer&Combs Completes MissionHUB CEO Search

Download full press release here.  S&C is thrilled to announce the successful conclusion of a nationwide CEO search for MissionHUB, LLC, and the appointment of Eryc Branham to the role, effective March 1, 2015. MissionHUB’s five ImpactHub campuses in San Francisco, Berkeley, New York City, Philadelphia, and Washington D.C., as well...

What Does a War Criminal Look Like?

Schaffer&Combs client Civitas Maxima has scored a breakthrough success where no other organization could. Before Martina Johnson, allegedly one of Charles Taylor’s most infamous military commanders, was arrested last month in Belgium, no person had ever been held to account for the crimes against humanity committed in Liberia’s two,...

Key Elements to a High Performing Board

Recruiting and cultivating a high performing board can be of paramount importance for a successfully run organization. Active board members who possess knowledge and passion can truly be an organization’s biggest asset. But this crucial element of an organization’s ecosystem is often woefully undermanaged and, as a result, can...

Chief of Marketing Search for Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

Schaffer&Combs is collaborating with Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) to find a seasoned and innovative marketer, storyteller, and communications professional as its Chief of Marketing. This passionate executive thrives on taking the complex and making it meaningful, visceral, understandable, and personal. YBCA serves as a curated platform...