TransitionGuides is current conducting executive searches for the following positions:
American Association of Kidney Patients - Executive Director
Location: Tampa, FL
The American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP) is seeking a dynamic executive director to build on our exceptional 40 year record of advocating for patients and family members affected by kidney disease. AAKP’s mission is to improve the quality of life for kidney patients through education, advocacy and the fostering of patient communities.
The American Association of Kidney Patients is recognized as the leader for patient-centered education– continually developing high quality, professionally written, edited and reviewed educational pieces covering every level of kidney disease. The American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP) has a rich history in patient advocacy and kidney disease education. CLICK HERE to read more.
Association of Arizona Food Banks -
President & CEO
Location: Phoenix, AZ
The Association of Arizona Food Banks (AAFB) is seeking an effective advocate to lead it forward through its next phase of growth and development. Organized in 1984 to serve the regional food banks and their network of 1,600 food pantries and agencies in Arizona, AAFB coordinates food solicitation, purchases and distribution, raises public awareness of hunger and food banking issues, and leads hunger advocacy efforts in the state. The new CEO will need to have a strong vision and passionate commission for AAFB’s mission, as well as a strong grounding in policy advocacy, to continue to serve the membership and the people of Arizona well. AAFB, using a business model of active collaboration, does this work with a small staff of seven and a budget of approximately $2.5 million. CLICK HERE to read more.
Association of University Centers on Disabilities -
Location: Silver Spring, MD
The Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD), a national not-for-profit organization, seeks an executive director to lead and guide activities that fulfill its mission to advance policies and practices that improve the health, education, social and economic well-being of people with developmental and other disabilities, their families, and their communities by supporting its members in research, education, health and service activities. AUCD is governed by a 19-member Board of Directors that includes professionals, individuals with disabilities and family members. It has an annual budget of approximately $5 million and employs a staff of 21. For additional detailed information, visit www.aucd.org. Reporting directly to the board of directors, the Executive Director serves as the chief executive officer...CLICK HERE to read more.
Baltimore Alliance for Careers in Healthcare
Location: Baltimore, MD
The Baltimore Alliance for Careers in Healthcare (www.baltimorealliance.org) is seeking an entrepreneurial executive director to build on our exceptional seven-year record of addressing unemployment, underemployment and healthcare workforce shortage issues in Baltimore by identifying healthcare career pathways leading to economic independence and training residents to enter into and advance in them. Founded in 2005, the Baltimore Alliance for Careers in Healthcare (BACH) is a nonprofit corporation whose primary, long-term objective is to develop and promote a system for preparing residents for skilled positions in healthcare professions with the most serious shortages. CLICK HERE to read more.
Baltimore Clayworks - Executive Director
Location: Baltimore, MD
Baltimore Clayworks, a nationally-known non-profit ceramic arts center, seeks an entrepreneurial and multi-talented executive director who is a passionate advocate of ceramic art to lead this organization with a commitment to the capacity of ceramic art to transform the lives of our diverse community.
Founded over 30 years ago by a group of Baltimore area ceramic artists who wanted to collaborate and share facilities, Baltimore Clayworks is now a non-profit ceramic art center that exists to develop, sustain, and promote an artist-centered community that provides outstanding artistic, educational, and collaborative programs in ceramic arts. Baltimore Clayworks is governed by a 25-member board of directors.
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Chattanooga Neighborhood Enterprises -
Location: Chattanooga, TN
Chattanooga Neighborhood Enterprise (CNE) seeks a strong, entrepreneurial visionary in its next executive director to build on its 25-year track record of building and sustaining livable Chattanooga neighborhoods. CNE’s mission is fulfilled by providing homeownership education and counseling, making affordable home loans, home improvement and small business loans, and engaging residents and community partners to implement neighborhood revitalization projects. A 13-member board of directors governs CNE, with its day-to-day business operations managed by the executive and a team of 21 staff. CLICK HERE to read more.
College Bound - Chief Executive Officer
Location: Cerritos, CA
College Bound (www.collegeboundca.org) headquartered in Cerritos, CA is seeking a dynamic, energetic and community-driven Chief Executive Officer to build on our exceptional 22 year record of helping underserved students achieve their dream of going to college.
Founded in 1990, College Bound (CBI) is dedicated to providing comprehensive programs and services that prepare students for admission into and graduation from accredited four-year institutions of higher education. College Bound has helped over 750 students enter college successfully. College Bound’s programs and services promote parent empowerment, academic proficiency, and the development of key 21st century workforce skills, CLICK HERE to read more.
Equal Justice Works - Chief Operating Officer
Location: Washington, DC
Equal Justice Works is seeking an Chief Operating Officer with exceptional operational experience and a proven track record of creative problem-solving and change management for this key leadership position guiding this high-growth, mission-driven organization.
The mission of Equal Justice Works (www.equaljusticeworks.org
) is to create a just society by mobilizing the next generation of lawyers committed to equal justice. The Chief Operating Officer supports and is the internal complement to the largely externally-focused function of the Executive Director. Reporting to the Executive Director, the Chief Operating Officer serves as a lead member of the management team with the primary function to build the Equal Justice Works’ brand, board relations, strategy and contribute to the development of the organization’s strategic goals. CLICK HERE to read more.
Equal Justice Works - Operations Manager
Location: Washington, DC
Equal Justice Works is seeking a professional with strong experience in administration, human resources and IT for a key management role in this high-growth, mission-driven nonprofit organization. The mission of Equal Justice Works (www.equaljusticeworks.org) is to create a just society by mobilizing the next generation of lawyers committed to equal justice. Equal Justice Works is a recognized leader in the public interest law movement. Through a variety of programs, Equal Justice Works inspires and provides opportunities for the legal community to change lives, make careers, and deliver on the promise of justice for all. The Operations Manager provides oversight of operations to include technology, facilities management and administrative services. S/he will supervise and manage the administrative staff and the information technology staff in the office. CLICK HERE to read more.
Habitat for Humanity of the Chesapeake -
Director of Development
Location: Baltimore, MD
Habitat for Humanity of the Chesapeake is seeking a dynamic Director of Development to lead and expand our fundraising in support of our mission: Putting faith into action, we bring partners together to build decent, affordable homes that change lives, empower families and strengthen communities.
Since its inception, Habitat for Humanity of the Chesapeake has built more than 350 homes in Central Maryland, and has funded more than 300 homes internationally, serving nearly 1,000 family members locally and another 1,000 internationally (many of whom are children). Houses are sold to qualified homebuyers at no profit through no-interest mortgage loans. Habitat for Humanity of the Chesapeake’s current budget is approximately $15 million. CLICK HERE to read more.
The Housing Fund - Executive Director
Location: Nashville, TN
The highly regarded Housing Fund (THF) seeks a dynamic, entrepreneurial leader to succeed its founding executive director and build on its 17-year track record of financing and neighborhood revitalization projects in Nashville and Middle Tennessee. The Housing Fund fulfills its mission by providing lending programs designed to meet the affordable housing needs of low and moderate-income individuals and their communities.
THF is a nonprofit regional Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI)whose mission is to provide resources and creative leadership to help individuals and communities create and maintain affordable and healthy places in which low and moderate income people live. CLICK HERE to read more.
Maryland Food Bank - Vice President of Human Resources
Location: Halethorpe, Maryland
The Maryland Food Bank seeks a dynamic, highly skilled, and collaborative senior level human resources professional to join the Leadership Team. This vice president position provides an exciting opportunity to work in a service oriented environment to support the mission: To lead the movement and nurture the belief that together we can improve the lives of Marylanders by ending hunger.
The Maryland Food Bank (MFB) operates from three facilities: one in Baltimore, serving all Maryland counties except Montgomery and Prince George's; one in Salisbury, serving the Eastern Shore; and one in Hagerstown, serving Western Maryland. MFB is governed by a Board of Directors, led by the President and Chief Executive Officer, and its day-to-day affairs are managed by its Executive Vice President. CLICK HERE to read more
Middle Grades Partnership - Executive Director
Location: Baltimore, MD
Middle Grades Partnership (MGP) seeks an entrepreneurial executive to lead this emerging not-for-profit organization dedicated to fostering effective partnerships between public and private school communities in the Greater Baltimore area. An initiative of the Baltimore Community Foundation and overseen by a committed and involved Advisory Board, MGP has an annual budget of approximately $1 million. The next Executive Director will inherit a financially sound organization with a highly motivated and engaged staff. For additional information, visit www.middlegradespartnership.org.
MGP’s Executive Director (ED) provides overall leadership for the organization. The ED develops the programmatic direction of MGP and makes recommendations to the MGP board with strategies to execute that direction. CLICK HERE to read more.
National Federation of Community Development
Credit Unions - Chief Financial Officer/
Chief Investments Officer
Location: New York, NY
The National Federation of Community Development Credit Unions (the Federation) is seeking an experienced, energetic Chief Financial Officer/Chief Investments Officer (CFO-CIO) to build the organization’s financial infrastructure and to manage and grow the Federation’s $50 million portfolio. The CFO-CIO reports to the Chief Executive Officer and will provide strategic leadership for fiscal/internal financial management as well as investment management. He/she will drive strategy, manage financial performance... CLICK HERE to read more.
Society of Fire Protection Engineers - Executive Director
Location: Bethesda, MD
The Society of Fire Protection Engineers seeks a strategic and experienced Executive Director to build on our 63-year track record of representing those practicing in the field of fire protection engineering. The Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE) is an international organization with a mission to advance the science and practice of fire protection engineering and its allied fields, to maintain high ethical standards among its members, and to foster fire protection engineering education. SFPE was established in 1950 and incorporated as an independent organization in 1971. It is the professional society representing those practicing the field of fire protection engineering worldwide. The Society has over 4,500 members and more than 75 chapters across the globe, including student chapters. SFPE is governed by a 17-member board of directors. The Society’s current budget is $1.5 million, and current staffing includes five full-time positions in addition to the Executive Director. See more information at www.sfpe.org . CLICK HERE to read more.
St. John's Community Services -
Chief Executive Officer
Location: Washington, DC
St. John’s Community Services (www.sjcs.org), headquartered in Washington, DC, is seeking an experienced professional with the heart, vision, leadership skills and values to write a bold new chapter in the history of this 145-year-old multistate organization serving children and adults with intellectual, developmental and other disabilities and their families in Washington, DC, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, and Northern Virginia.
St. John’s Community Services’ mission is advancing community support and opportunities for people living with disabilities. CLICK HERE to read more.
TransitionGuides - Search Associate
Location: Silver Spring, MD
TransitionGuides, Inc. (www.transitionguides.com) seeks a dynamic, energetic, and highly professional search associate to provide superior executive search support on our nonprofit engagements. A national consulting firm, TransitionGuides focuses its work exclusively on nonprofit organizations, Headquartered in Silver Spring, MD, TransitionGuides’ team of 16 professionals work doing executive search and transition engagements as well as sustainability and succession planning projects. TransitionGuides helps nonprofits recruit and hire excellent leaders, advancing the organization’s ability to increase its capacity, deliver its mission, and achieve sustainability.
Reporting to the EVP of search & operations, the search associate will provide critical support services on search and transition projects. The search associate will partner with search project lead to complete...CLICK HERE to read more.