The Gunpowder Valley Conservancy, a regional non-profit organization based in Maryland in the Gunpowder Watershed, seeks a dynamic, creative, and energetic leader to serve as Executive Director.
Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Gunpowder Valley Conservancy (GVC) Executive Director (ED) will have strategic and operational oversight of the GVC’s staff, programs, expansion, and execution of its mission. This includes providing guidance to the staff and contractors in the strategic development and implementation of all programs; overseeing financial, human resources, and grants management; developing, ensuring, and maintaining a diversified funding stream to support program implementation; helping to lead development and fundraising efforts; and serving as primary liaison to the Board of Directors. The ED serves as principal spokesperson for the GVC to the broader community, including political and business leaders, other environmental organizations, scientists, schools, and federal, state, and local government staff and officials. This is a part-time position with negotiable work hours.