John Mann / Managing Director
Mr. Mann has conducted numerous executive search assignments for clients across the United States, Europe, Africa and Asia Pacific. He has recruited financial, legal, corporate development, sales, marketing, technology, real estate and compliance professionals for public and private clients, including Fortune 500 corporations, start-up enterprises, professional services firms and not-for-profit organizations.
Prior to launching Alex & Red, Mr. Mann was an Associate Director with The Alexander Group where he developed and managed a global executive search practice. Mr. Mann’s other experience includes serving as a Client Account Manager for Bowne, a NYSE financial, marketing and business communications services company, where he assisted Fortune 100 clients in the development of equity and debt offerings, regulatory filings and other shareholder and compliance materials.
Mr. Mann received an MBA with honors from The University of Houston and earned his undergraduate degree from The University of Texas at Austin.
Anthony Caridi / Director
Mr. Caridi is an ex-professional athlete turned executive search consultant who continues to pursue excellence by matching top candidates to the organizations he represents. He began his executive search career in 2010 as Executive Recruiting Manager with a firm specializing in the energy industry. Throughout his career, Mr. Caridi has won numerous awards through the Houston Area Association of Personnel Consultants (HAAPC). His first book was published in 2016, and he has contributed as an author and speaker for numerous industry events since 2012, including the Offshore Technology Conference.
Mr. Caridi obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from the University of Houston in 2007, his Master's degree in Business Administration from Houston Baptist University in 2011, and he is currently pursuing his Doctorate at Columbia Southern University with an emphasis in Organizational Behavior. His education and experience have given him an excellent understanding of human behavior and the impact human capital can have on an organization. He uses this understanding to focus on the people (their hopes, their dreams, their inspiration) behind the goals they are trying to accomplish.
Miriam McHenry / Director
As Director at Alex & Red, Miriam McHenry works with corporations, professional services firms and not-for-profit organizations to help build successful leadership teams, one candidate at a time. Prior to joining Alex & Red, Ms. McHenry founded the Houston office for a national legal search firm, representing client law firms and partners seeking new opportunities. Ms. McHenry began her career as a small business owner and transitioned into law firm management as the Director of Marketing, Recruiting and Professional Development for a national oil and gas law firm. Her prior experience includes more than 20 years in marketing, hiring and coaching, public relations, and project and event management roles.
Ms. McHenry graduated from The University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Science degree in Broadcast Journalism, where she worked her way through school as a legislative aide in the Texas House of Representatives, and later as the Texas House Reporter for a legislative reporting service. She also served as a Congressional Intern for Congressman Charlie Wilson.
Ms. McHenry grew up in Liberty, Texas and resides in Houston with her husband. She spends her time on their ranch in Liberty County and volunteering for the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. She is also a long-time member of the Foundation Board of the Houston Council on Recovery.
Sarah Silva / Sourcing Specialist
Ms. Silva is an accomplished search manager with experience in researching, interviewing, credentialing and onboarding professional talent. Her background includes tenures with the human resources departments of both large and small professional services firms, including experience in the legal sector. Prior to joining Alex & Red, she served as Recruiting Coordinator for Norton Rose Fulbright.
Kyle Robinson / Senior Research Associate
Mr. Robinson has more than a decade of research experience both in the executive search industry and the not-for-profit field. Prior to his transition into executive search, Mr. Robinson worked as a research and prospect manager in the not-for-profit sector, developing an expertise in designing and implementing prospect management systems for development departments in health care and higher education. He earned a Master of Arts in Political Science from Texas State University, and his Bachelor of Arts degree from Concordia University Texas.
Susan Hunt / Director of Marketing & Communications
Ms. Hunt is a writer and marketer with 20 years of experience. Prior to joining Alex & Red, Ms. Hunt spent six years in Lagos, Nigeria, where she held various board positions with an internationally led fundraising organization, culminating in her role as chairperson. Before that, she served as Director of Marketing for the accident and health insurance product line at AIG American General. Ms. Hunt earned a Bachelor’s degree in Advertising from The University of Texas at Austin.