Executive Director of Development

Chautauqua Institution

Chautauqua, New York

Chautauqua is dedicated to the exploration of the best in human values and the enrichment of life through a program that explores the important religious, social and political issues of our times; stimulates provocative, thoughtful involvement of individuals and families in creative response to such issues; and promotes excellence and creativity in the appreciation, performance and teaching of the arts.

Over the course of nine weeks each summer, more than 100,000 people visit Chautauqua. The Institution hosts more than 2,200 events each year. Situated in a beautiful and historic lakeside village, Chautauqua Institution is a place where avid learners of all ages can pursue knowledge in its many forms.

The Opportunity

The Executive Director of Development (EDOD) will provide strategic leadership to key facets of the Advancement unit. Reporting to the CEO, the EDOD will oversee Operations, Annual Giving, Corporate and Foundation Relations, Donor Communications and Stewardship and Engagement. The new EDOD will lead the effort to grow cross-programming efforts of fundraising units and be the creative driver in opening new areas of growth.

To apply or nominate qualified candidates, complete and submit the form below, or contact Maureen Huminik or Terri Rutter.

Express Interest

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