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Executive Director of the Edyth Bush Institute for Philanthropy & Nonprofit Leadership

Job no: 492838
Work type: Staff (Full-Time)
Location: Winter Park, FL
Categories: Crummer Graduate School of Business
Department:Crummer Graduate School

FLSA Status:

Exempt

Service Months:

12

Position Summary:

The Aspen Leadership Group is proud to partner with Crummer Graduate School of Business at Rollins College in the search for an Executive Director of the Edyth Bush Institute for Philanthropy & Nonprofit Leadership.

The Executive Director will be the primary thought-leader, spokesperson, and administrator responsible for the efficacy, growth, and financial viability of the Edyth Bush Institute for Philanthropy & Nonprofit Leadership. Working collaboratively with Rollins College, nonprofit, civic, and philanthropic leaders, the Executive Director will be the outward face of the Institute and develop policy and programming to ensure that the Institute appropriately represents Rollins College and inspires excellence and innovation in nonprofit operations and collaborative impact. The Executive Director will be responsible for organizational and strategic development, fundraising, supervision of staff, and external affairs of the Institute.

The Edyth Bush Institute for Philanthropy & Nonprofit Leadership strengthens nonprofit and philanthropic organizations through education and management assistance designed to strengthen board governance, enhance the business practices of nonprofit organizations, and expand the influence of the nonprofit sector. The Institute, known as EBI, offers certificate programs in Nonprofit Management, Leadership Practice, Volunteer Management, Proposal Writing, Fundraising and Development, and Board Orientation as well as dozens of workshops and networking events. EBI manages the Donors Forum of Central Florida, a membership association of area foundations, corporate giving programs, community funding agencies, and public funding organizations interested in promoting effective grant making. The Institute is primarily funded by membership dues, program revenue, and a grant from the Edyth Bush Charitable Foundation.

Rollins College is a four-year, coeducational institution and the first recognized college in Florida. For more than 130 years, Rollins has adhered to the belief that college is about more than preparing for a career. It is about learning to think critically. Rollins College educates students for global citizenship and responsible leadership, empowering graduates to pursue meaningful lives and productive careers. Rollins College is committed to the liberal arts ethos and guided by its values and ideals. Its guiding principles are excellence, innovation, and community.

Rollins College has been ranked one of the top regional universities in the south in the annual rankings of “Best Colleges,” released by U.S. News & World Report. For 22 consecutive years, Rollins College has been ranked among the top two regional universities in the south and first in Florida. Rollins College was named the number one college in the south by College Choice in a ranking based on a nationwide survey of entering first-year students.

The Crummer Graduate School of Business at Rollins College is a graduate school distinguished by its renowned faculty, intimate class size, and applied approach to learning. It touts top MBA rankings from Bloomberg Businessweek and Forbes magazines and is among a select group of business schools carrying AACSB International graduate-level accreditation, including the first accredited Executive Doctorate in Business Administration program in the state. Founded in 1885, Rollins College is Florida's oldest college. Located in Winter Park, near Orlando, Rollins is consistently ranked as one of the top regional universities in the South by U.S. News & World Report. Rollins serves approximately 3,200 degree-seeking students annually.

A bachelor's degree is required for this position as is a minimum of five years of senior leadership and nonprofit management experience. An advanced degree/MBA is preferred. All applications must be accompanied by a cover letter and resume.

To review full position prospectus, click here.



Special Instructions to Applicants:

Inquiries, nominations, and/or applications should be directed in confidence to:

Ron Schiller
Aspen Leadership Group
ronschiller@aspenleadershipgroup.com
https://opportunities.aspenleadershipgroup.com/opportunities/464

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