Dotty is recognized as one of Silicon Valley’s leading recruiters and is the driving force behind Lonergan Partners’ best work in helping to appoint new public company board directors. She is distinguished in her field by her long history of recruiting for senior general management roles in semiconductors, electronics, and networking.
Read Dotty’s latest blog here SV150 Board Diversity Update
In her more than twenty years as an executive recruiter, she has built out the executive teams at large public companies such as: Google, Rambus, Imperva, Ruckus, NXP, GLOBALFOUNDRIES, Sigma Designs, PDF Solutions, JDSU, and Xilinx.
Today, Dotty leads the Lonergan Partners Board practice, and has personally assisted the boards at such public companies as Xilinx, Coherent, Model N, Limelight Networks, Extreme Networks, Aerohive and many others, conduct successful search projects to add experience, depth and diversity to their boards.
"My clients are making a difference in the world and through my partnership with them, so am I. I love that my efforts can have so much impact."
Dotty’s laser-like focus on her clients’ results has enabled her to develop many loyal clients who work with her on a long-term basis. She has a sixth-sense for making the perfect placement to round out a team, with the position-perfect executive who will enhance the chemistry of the group.
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Background & Education
Before joining Lonergan Partners in 2003, Dotty was a Consultant at Heidrick & Struggles, focused on technology markets. Prior, Dotty was a Partner with Hall Kinion in San Francisco. She is an intrepid traveler and has many years of experience in the world of the arts. Dotty has a BA degree from Bowling Green State University.