Dr. Zándra Bishop to Lead Firm’s Non-Profit, Faith-Based, Academic Practices


HOUSTON—Alex & Red is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Zándra Bishop to the executive search firm’s dynamic bench of experts. Bishop is an accomplished senior-level executive search leader with concentrated expertise in for-profit and nonprofit businesses, academic and faith-based institutions.

With more than 15 years of senior leadership experience, Bishop brings a wealth of knowledge and new opportunities to Alex & Red, including the expansion of the firm’s growing academic and faith-based leadership searches.

“I look forward to serving and supporting a talented, client-focused, and community-engaged purpose-driven firm. It is inspiring that the firm upholds the nonprofit, faith-based, and educational profession’s highest values,” Bishop said.

In addition to serving a range of professional services, Alex & Red has an established nonprofit practice working with organizations such as Arthritis Foundation, American Heart Association, Houston Grand Opera, The Brookwood Community and Camp Blessing. The addition of Bishop will continue to elevate the firm’s commitment to non-profit, academic and religious organizations.

“We are thrilled to welcome Zándra to the Alex & Red team. Her strong commitment to client relationships, talent, vision, and work ethic perfectly aligns with our goals,” said John Mann, Managing Director, Alex & Red.  “Her leadership will significantly impact Alex & Red’s continued growth and success.”

Bishop holds a Doctor of Business Management in Business and Organizational Leadership plus a Master’s in Business Management and Human Resources Management. Her professional certifications include Mindful Leadership from the Institute for Organizational Mindfulness; Hogan Assessment from Hogan Assessment Systems, Inc.; DISC assessment from John Maxwell Leadership; TeamSight/Style of Influence from TeamSight, Inc.; Volunteer Administration from the Council for Certification in Volunteer Administration; and Full Online Teaching and Learning with Adjunct Program Certifications from Lonestar College.

Prior to joining Alex & Red, Bishop was the Senior Vice President at FaithSearch Partners, Inc & FSP Leaders and a Coach, Trainer and Speaker with The John Maxwell Team.


Established in 2011 by The Alexander Group, Alex & Red is a global executive search firm with an extensive portfolio of high-level leadership searches in a wide range of industries including nonprofit, faith based, energy, power, private equity, manufacturing, and financial in addition to professional services. Every search conducted by Alex & Red is supported by unsurpassed research capability and a well-cultivated relationship network. Professionalism, integrity, and ethics are at the core of the Alex & Red ideology–a place where thought meets action to the client’s benefit.


Heather Staible

Marketing & Social Media Manager, The Alexander Group/Alex & Red

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