Pennsylvania, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Jan 26, 2021
Feb 24, 2021
Position Type
Education, Museum
Employment Type
Full Time

The President has overall responsibility for maintaining and enhancing a positive and respected internal and external image of the Gettysburg Foundation, serving as the principal representative to Gettysburg National Military Park and key external stakeholders with the goal of expanding the organization’s donor base, relationships, partnerships and networks. The Foundation employs a staff of 35 full-time employees and approximately 50 part-time and seasonal employees, with a budget exceeding $14.5 million. Operational funding is generated from several revenue streams; the Foundation does not rely on public funding for operations.
A major role of the President will be expanding relationships with existing and potential donors to achieve the mission and goals of the Foundation. The Foundation President reports to the Board of Directors.
The President provides overall leadership of the Foundation and direction to the senior staff by formulating the strategic direction of key departments to ensure program growth, high quality processes and sustainable infrastructure to meet the goals and mission of the Foundation. The President also maintains overall responsibility for delivering a high-quality visitor experience that provides interactive and innovative educational programs.
The President is responsible to meet regularly with the Gettysburg National Military Park Superintendent, and to communicate on all matters of importance impacting Gettysburg National Military Park and/or the Gettysburg Foundation. Establishing a transparency and trust between the two leaders of our organizations is imperative and expected.
The President works on-site at the Museum & Visitor Center and resides locally.

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