Matrice Ellis Kirk - Culturati Summit

Matrice Ellis Kirk

Managing Director, RSR Partners


Role at RSR Partners

Matrice is a senior member of the firm’s Board Recruiting and Chief Executive Officers Practices. She also serves as a member of the RSR Partners Executive Committee.

Experience and Expertise

She has over 20 years’ experience in the executive search industry. Before RSR Partners, Matrice led board and CEO assignments at two large global search firms. She began her search career in their Consumer Goods and Services and Private Equity Practices, as well as the Financial Officers Practice. Her early career was as an officer in commercial banking at MBank, the vice president of the Office of Management and Budget at Dallas Area Rapid Transit, and leading the Dallas office of investment banking firm Apex Securities.

Outside RSR Partners

Matrice graduated from the University of Pennsylvania. She and her husband, Ron, are empty nesters mostly living in Dallas, Texas. Her interests span the arts, education, and transportation. Matrice is the emeritus chair and lifelong board member of the AT&T Performing Arts Center board and is a Dallas City Council appointed board member of the DFW Airport Authority.