Michele Plessinger, Partner

Executive Leadership, Finance & Accounting, Manufacturing/Operations/Supply Chain, Nonprofit Leadership, Human Resources, Professional & Business Services



Michele joined Gilman Partners in 2004 and became a partner in 2018. She is the co-leader of the firm’s Nonprofit Leadership Practice and specializes in  Partners’ CFO, accounting and finance searches, in addition to HR and operations-related searches.

Prior to joining Gilman Partners, Michele worked for Deloitte, where she built extensive expertise as a Human Resources Business Partners and recruiting for the consulting, finance, and accounting industries.  She has more than twenty years of experience in recruiting and human resources, spanning industries such as manufacturing, health care, professional services and technology.

Michele leads Gilman Partners’ use of behavioral assessments, most recently integrating Predictive Index into the interview process. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Human Resources from Penn State University.