Jeff Harris


With almost 25 years of successful recruiting experience as an executive recruiter and consultant, Jeff Harris brings a wide array of expertise in partnering with clients to build strong successful management teams.

A native of Dallas, Texas, Jeff attended Baylor University where he received a BA in communications. Jeff then earned a master’s degree in film production from New York University’s acclaimed graduate film school. After Jeff gained experience in the talent packaging arena in New York, he moved to Los Angeles where he worked as an executive with several film and television production companies. Jeff began his recruiting career in 1990, and in January 2002, he formed Jeff Harris and Associates. Originally headquartered in Calabasas, California, Jeff Harris and Associates has since consolidated operations in Greensboro, North Carolina where it is headquartered today. Jeff has a passion for the Senior Living Industry and enjoys mentoring new recruiters.

Jeff enjoys traveling the world with his wife, Mia and their two children. He is an active member of Oak Ridge Presbyterian Church.  In his free time, Jeff also enjoys playing the piano, reading and spending time with his dog, Sadie.

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Client Testimonials

Jeff Harris & Associates partnered with us to recruit an exceptional operator who was ultimately responsible for orchestrating a $3 Million turnaround of our region. Results like that speak for themselves.



In today’s economy, every dollar spent must produce tangible results. Jeff Harris & Associates specializes in our industry and presents the highest caliber of candidates. Their accuracy in meeting our needs saves us time and money.

Vice President of Human Resources

Chicago, Illinois

Jeff Harris & Associates has provided our community with the consultative, professional approach of a retained search firm, within a contingency framework. They partnered with us to attract and hire an incredible candidate. But unlike retained search firms, we didn’t pay until we knew we had the results we were looking for.

Chief Executive Officer