Port Orange, Florida

President, Palmer Florida Campus, Palmer College of Chiropractic

The Organization

Palmer College of Chiropractic is a private chiropractic college with its main campus in Davenport, Iowa. It was established in 1897 by Daniel David Palmer and was the first school of chiropractic in the world.

Position Overview

Palmer College of Chiropractic seeks a highly accomplished and experienced executive to fill the role of President and lead the activities related to the Florida campus, including increasing philanthropic gifts to the College. Under the general direction of the Chancellor, this position provides campus leadership and a commitment to raise financial resources and general support for the College from the Port Orange campus. The ideal candidate embraces the College’s compelling mission – to promote learning, deliver health care, engage our communities and advance knowledge through research – and will support Palmer’s vision to be The Trusted Leader in Chiropractic Education®.

The President is the Chief Administrative Officer of the Florida campus and reports directly to the Chancellor. While it is anticipated that half of the person’s time will be committed to advancement activity, under the direction of the Vice Chancellor for Advancement, the President is also responsible for day-to-day oversight and coordination of all departments, programs, activities, budgets and personnel on the Florida campus.  Working collaboratively with other senior administrators, the President participates in the development, review and implementation of College policies and procedures as they affect the Florida campus.  The President also represents the College to the community and is actively engaged in alumni engagement and student recruitment.

A Master’s degree is required. An earned doctorate from an accredited institution is preferred, as well as CFRE or other pertinent professional certifications. The ideal candidate will have prior experience in senior management or executive leadership roles with a successful record of executive leadership, fundraising success, constituent relationship management, marketing and/or institutional branding. A strong track record of successfully managing teams, employees, volunteers, and/or volunteer boards is a plus.

To view the position announcement which includes a link to a detailed job description for this position, please click the following link: Campus President, Palmer Florida.

How To Apply

Nominations and applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Inquiries, nominations, and applications may be directed in confidence to: Gonser Gerber Search, c/o Gonser Gerber LLP, 1776 Legacy Circle, Suite 100, Naperville, IL 60563; search@gonsergerber.com .

To apply, please submit a cover letter, résumé, and three professional references. References will not be contacted until later in the search process. Nominations and applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Diverse and traditionally underrepresented candidates are encouraged to apply.

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