This job has expired

President and Chief Executive Officer

Kansas Health Foundation
Kansas, United States
Salary Not Specified
Closing date
Dec 18, 2020

View more

Position Type
Executive, Administrative, Other Administrative
Employment Type
Full Time
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.


Kansas Health Foundation, located in Wichita, is seeking a new President and Chief Executive Officer to lead the Foundation into the next decade and beyond. Working in full concert with an eight-member Board of Directors, the President & CEO continuously defines and guides the vision and strategic direction of the Foundation. Responsibilities include directing all aspects of the Foundation’s operations and mentoring staff.


• Progressively responsible professional experience in the area of improving individual and community health with a history of leading organizations that achieve positive measurable results in their target population.

• Well-developed history of developing strategic plans and implementing such programs in a sustainable manner.

• Solid leadership experience, including demonstrated expertise in bringing diverse groups together to attain common goals at the organizational, community and/or state level, as well as experience partnering with a Board.

• Meaningful experience in addressing matters of equity and social justice.

• An undergraduate degree is required. An advanced degree is strongly preferred.


1. Leadership: Serve as a decisive leader for the organization, working in tandem with the Board, the Kansas Leadership Center and the Kansas Health Institute.
2. Board Relations: Foster professional development of the Board to serve in its policy setting role for the organization.
3. Strategic Visioning: Work with the Board to set the broad strategic direction, long-term goals and annual objectives for the Foundation.
4. Partnerships: Work to identify and foster strategic partnerships for the realization of the Foundation’s mission.
5. Fiscal/Investment: Provide strategic direction regarding investments, assets, grants, and budgets.
6. Human Resources: Nurture a healthy culture of collaboration, continuous improvement and respect.
7. Community Relations: Create and maintain relationships with constituencies throughout the state including the faith community, the health community, policymakers, community leadership, the education community and others.
8. Communication: Serve as the primary spokesperson for the Foundation and effectively articulate the vision, mission and outcomes.
9. Programmatic: Provide leadership on key strategic program and policy initiatives. Develop partnerships with other funding organizations and stakeholders.
10. Operations: Provide leadership on continuous improvement efforts for business processes, internal communication and staff development.

Nomination/Application Procedure:

To nominate a colleague or to apply for the President and CEO opportunity at KHF, please send nomination or resume and cover letter in confidence to:

Sally Bryant
President and CEO


You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert