On behalf of our client, Groves Academy, CohenTaylor Executive Search Services is conducting a retained executive search for its Director of Advancement.
Groves Academy is a Minnesota based non-profit school founded over 48 years ago as an independent school serving students with learning disabilities and attention disorders in grades 1-12. Today, Groves is comprised of three strategic divisions with a shared mission of building confidence, success, and purpose. Groves’ students are provided with the skills, strategies, and confidence to open possibilities and unlock potential.
Groves is seeking a Director of Advancement to develop and manage a comprehensive and strategic advancement program that is mission-driven, encompassing all areas of development, including major gifts, stewardship, annual funds, and foundations and corporations. This new leader will bring a proven track record of identifying and closing new significant gifts and evidence of exceptional cultivation, stewardship, and solicitation skills with 5+ figure donors. The successful candidate will have the exciting opportunity to strategically lead growth of the Groves advancement function.