On behalf of our client, The Food Group, CohenTaylor Executive Search Services is conducting a retained executive search for its Executive Director.
For more than 40 years, The Food Group has worked to provide good food to those who need it most in our community. They focus on local food access, equity, and nutrition issues related to food and hunger in more than 32 counties in Minnesota and Wisconsin. They work on both ends of the food system from production to distribution, breaking down barriers to growing good food locally and seeking innovative ways to provide food where it helps most, in culturally sensitive and nutritionally wholesome ways.
The Food Group is seeking its next Executive Director. This person will be an experienced and visionary professional who understands how equity impacts economic health disparities and food insecurity. As the leader of an important regional hunger relief program, they will have a passion for providing equitable access to nutritious food as well as an incredible opportunity to continue to expand innovative and unique programming to help those most in need.
The ideal candidate for this role will be a proven leader with an entrepreneurial spirit and exemplary business and/or nonprofit management skills and a strong commitment to raising the visibility and impact of The Food Group.