David Presley

Senior Executive Search Consultant

Cell: 205-645-7891


David Presley brings a wealth of higher education enrollment management experience to G/A&A. Prior to joining G/A&A, David worked in admission and enrollment management for over ten years. He most recently served as Director of Admission at his alma mater, Samford University. His responsibilities included managing the recruitment process for undergraduate enrollment, leading admission and scholarship decisions, establishing productive relationships with K-12 and college counseling professionals across the country, and developing and executing recruitment strategies to best impact university goals and growth initiatives. During his tenure, Samford experienced record enrollment growth for ten consecutive years.

David builds strong rapport with each institution and connects exceptional leaders with opportunities that capitalize on their background, experience, and skills. He places priority on responding to the unique needs of each institution to ensure they are able identify an excellent match for each executive vacancy. David received his B.S. in secondary education and his Master of Science in educational leadership from Samford.