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Executive Director, Trees Forever

Lake States
Posted 1 week ago

Employer: Trees Forever

Location: Marion, Iowa

Application deadline: none listed

Full position description and application instructions


Major Responsibilities

  • Provide leadership to the Board of Directors, Trustees and Staff on the organization’s philosophy, mission and strategy, and to its annual objectives and goals.
  • With the Board Chair, enable the Board of Directors to fulfill its governance function by developing plans and an annual calendar and schedule.
  • Work with Board Chair to create the Board committee structure and ensure that members function effectively and facilitate the optimum interaction between staff and the Board.
  • Execute and supervise agreements and compliance together with other appropriate officers and staff as required by law and the policies of the organization.
  • Keep the Board Chair, Board and Trustees fully informed on the state of the organization and ensures regular reporting to the Board/Foundation on finance, programs, metrics, and on annual goals and strategic planning.
  • Assure that the organization has a long-range strategy that achieves its mission along with consistent and timely progress on strategic goals and objectives.
  • Assure adequate financial and programmatic reporting and outcomes.

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