Executive Director

North Carolina
Posted 4 months ago

Search underway for the Executive Director of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association (ACPA), a 501(c)3 professional organization of healthcare professionals who treat and/or perform research on oral cleft and craniofacial conditions. Headquartered in Chapel Hill, NC, the ACPA is dedicated to creating a world where people with cleft and craniofacial conditions thrive. For more information on ACPA, please visit: https://acpa-cpf.org.

The Executive Director is the chief staff executive for the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association (ACPA) and is responsible for overseeing the governance, administration, programs and strategic plan for the organization. Other key duties include fundraising, marketing, family services and organizational/community outreach. The position reports to the ACPA Board of Directors. The Executive Director promotes the interests of patients, families and providers who are involved with cleft lip, cleft palate and craniofacial anomalies and implementing efforts to realize the mission of the Association.

This position requires a visionary and committed individual who will serve as the voice and face of a professionally diverse and highly skilled membership organization. The ideal candidate will be a distinguished executive,with extensive experience with a national or international medical society. He/She will be a strategic visionary leader and an articulate and polished professional. The Executive Director must be an agile learner, able to deal with ambiguity, and able to quickly adapt to new challenges in a post-COVID world. Candidates with established networks across the full health ecosystem are preferred. Prior experience leading a membership organization and/or non-profit organization is desirable.An advanced degree is desirable and a CAE or FACHE designation is considered a plus.

The ACPA is an equal opportunity employer committed to inclusive hiring and dedicated to diversity.

A full Position Profile is available here: ACPA Position Profile

Application deadline is 6/12/2020. Interested candidates may apply below.

Search Process: How to Apply

This search is being conducted by Tuft & Associates, Inc., in partnership with Association Strategies, Inc.
To apply for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter electronically, using one of these options:

  • Complete the resume submission form below, and include your resume and cover letter.
  • Email your resume and cover letter to Catherine Babjak, Manager, at cbabjak@tuftassoc.com; 312.642.8889

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Job CategoryOpen
LocationChapel Hill, NC