Germantown Education Foundation Executive Director
The Germantown Education Foundation (GEF) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization whose mission is to mobilize community resources to support and benefit schools and educational programs in the City of Germantown. Through grants, projects and initiatives, the foundation helps advance the academic achievement of students by improving the quality of teaching and learning.
The GEF is looking for a candidate who is passionate about education and the City of Germantown and has the enthusiasm, energy, organizational skills and self-motivation to protect and grow the foundation. Reporting to the GEF Board of Directors, the Executive Director (ED) will have overall strategic and operational responsibility for the GEF’s programs, fundraising efforts and execution of its mission.
The ED is a part-time position with a flexible schedule. The ED will spend an average of approximately 20 hours each week working on GEF activities, with at least 4 hours per week working in the GEF office. Aside from these required office hours, the ED may work from home or in a remote office. The ED is also required to attend all board meetings and to be present at all GEF functions, grant administrations and fundraisers (some of which occur during nights and weekends). The ED will also serve as the GEF’s liaison to the Germantown Municipal School District (GMSD) and to all GMSD parent group organizations.