Joan Bowman joined AGB Search in 2021. In five years as a Research Associate with her previous firm, Ms. Bowman supported 35 higher education searches, primarily for private, religiously affiliated, liberal arts colleges and universities. These included 12 searches for presidents and 20 searches for vice presidents and provosts. Prior to her search experience Ms. Bowman worked with associations, planning continuing education programming and managing membership for the Ohio Psychological Association and the Columbus Chapter of The American Institute of Architects. She earned her B.A. degree in social work from Ohio University and her M.S. degree in Family Relations and Human Development from The Ohio State University.