Keri Gavin
/    Partner, co-Head of the Diversity Practice

Keri (she/her) co-leads True’s Diversity practice, partnering with businesses at all stages, from startups to publicly traded companies.  Keri specializes in placing DE&I executives as well as helping organizations increase representation at all levels.  She is also a member of True’s People, Talent & Legal practice.

Prior to True, Keri was the director of executive talent at Netflix where she led efforts to enable inclusive hiring of leadership talent.  Previously, Keri was a partner at a boutique HR executive search firm where she built and led the global diversity, equity and inclusion practice.  She led notable chief HR officer and D&I leadership searches for the National Football League (NFL), American Airlines, Ford Motor Company, Sonos, Dick's Sporting Goods, Live Nation Entertainment among others.  She started her career as an on-air broadcast journalist and interviewed several presidential candidates as well as former First Lady Michelle Obama at the White House.  

Keri graduated from DePaul University where she was a scholarship track and field athlete.  She resides in Chicago with her cool partner and their two young kids.  

Trusted talent advisor to leadership teams from startups to Fortune 50 companies
More than 70% of executives placed have been representative of gender or racial diversity
Former TV-journalist that was invited to the White House for a one-on-one interview with former First Lady, Michelle Obama
Sports enthusiast and proud coach of the undefeated 2nd grade team, the Lady Bulls