Monday, February 7, 2011

Historic Huguenot Street ED Job

Historic Huguenot Street is seeking a dynamic and experienced leader for the position of Executive Director for this unique historic site. This national historic landmark is located 90 miles north of New York City in the Village of New Paltz, and is comprised of 7 stone houses and more than 50 acres. As CEO, the Executive Director will have the exciting opportunity to spearhead the achievement of the organization’s educational mission to share with the public the inspiring story of an American Community as it evolved from the 17th century to the present day. Additional information is available at

This is a career opening for an experienced and broadly-talented individual who has demonstrated success in fundraising, financial management as well as staff leadership and supervision. The successful candidate will have a proven track record of effective organizational leadership in an ever-changing environment in either the non-profit or for-profit sector. In addition s/he will provide leadership in all aspects of the museum’s operations including, but not limited to, construction and renovation, building preservation, operations, maintenance; long range planning, membership development, exhibition development, program planning, collections management and board management and development. Compensation will be competitive and commensurate with experience.

The search will be directed toward an April 1 start date but applications will be accepted until the Executive Director is selected. Application review will begin in early February. A cover letter, resume and the names, phone numbers and email addresses of three references should be submitted electronically to

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