Terryl Holzinger

Terryl Holzinger

Vice President
Southern California

“We listen, we understand, and we deliver.”

Terryl Holzinger is a Vice President and Senior Associate in the Southern California office of BioQuest, A Diversified Search Company. She boasts more than 20 years of experience in the executive search industry, with a specialty recruiting top executives in the life sciences, internet technology, consumer technologies, and manufacturing sectors.

Prior to joining BioQuest in 2019, Terryl served as an executive search consultant for Witt/Kieffer, where she helped co-found the firm’s Life Sciences division. Prior to that, she served as a director and consultant at CT Partners, where she also concentrated in life sciences. She began her career in the search industry with The Culver Group, based in Tustin, California, before moving on to a role as Senior Corporate Recruiter and finally Director of Global Talent Acquisition at Ask.com, where she played an integral role in defining the company’s global talent acquisition strategy, including lead generation in both Europe and Asia.

In addition to her executive search bona fides, Terryl is also an ICF-certified leadership coach, and has administered both the Hogan and Myers-Briggs psychometric assessments. 

Terryl received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Integral Studies – Sociology, Humanities, and Philosophy at the California Institute of Integral Studies.