Full-time Executive Director Position


The Gunpowder Valley Conservancy (GVC), a regional non-profit conservation organization and land trust based in central Maryland, seeks a dynamic, creative, and energetic leader to serve as Executive Director. GVC holds easements on 34 properties protecting over 1,800 acres of farms, forests, streams, and open spaces. It is a Maryland Rural Legacy Sponsor and works with landowners to determine the best option for the permanent preservation of their property. The mission of the Gunpowder Valley Conservancy (GVC) is to educate and mobilize people and resources to preserve and restore the lands and waterways of the Gunpowder watershed, which drains some 500 square miles from its headwaters in lower York County, Pennsylvania, through lands in Carroll, Baltimore and Harford counties in Maryland, before reaching the tidal waters of the Chesapeake Bay

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To apply:

Please submit a cover letter, resume and three references to Luke Hancock, Executive Director Search Committee Chair, at Luke.Hancock@bge.com with “Executive Director” in the subject line. Deadline is Friday, March 25, 2022.