Roseburg, Oregon

President and CEO, The Ford Family Foundation

The Organization
The Ford Family Foundation believes in the power of rural communities. As a private, nonprofit foundation proudly headquartered in Roseburg, Oregon, its investments through grants, scholarships and community building create the conditions where children in rural Oregon and Siskiyou County, California have the family, educational and community supports they need to succeed in life.

Position Overview
The Ford Family Foundation seeks a President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) who embraces the Foundation’s legacy, mission and values and will propel the organization to an exciting next chapter of impact. Experience inspiring, growing, and leading an organization while upholding the highest standards of innovation, integrity, and commitment to drive for results will be critical to achieving the Foundation’s increased ambitions.

The President and CEO will work closely with the Foundation board, management team, staff, and the communities it serves to actualize philanthropic priorities that reflect and support a recently adopted strategic plan.

The Foundation’s new leader will inherit an organization that has earned and enjoys a strong reputation and deep, trusted relationships across Oregon. The unique opportunity exists to exponentially elevate the Foundation’s influence in the state of Oregon and nationally as a model champion for rural communities.

How To Apply

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