This is an opportunity for an experienced and visionary leader to help shape the trajectory and success of a new foundation. The Executive Director is responsible for establishing and managing the basic operations and administration of the Foundation, developing a strategic vision and fundraising plan, and working in collaboration with the Board of Directors to shape the organization. The Executive Director is also responsible for hiring any additional staff and reports directly to the Board of Directors.
The Executive Director will plan, implement, and evaluate comprehensive activities to raise, acknowledge, and administer gifts from the private sector, nongovernmental organizations, and local, state, federal, and international governments. The Executive Director must be able to cultivate, build, and maintain strong relationships with a wide range of partners and leaders including nonprofit executives, federal agencies, Members of Congress and other elected leaders, tribal governments, community partners, academia, and funders.
Pay: $152k/year plus benefits