On behalf of our client, Jeremiah Program, CohenTaylor Executive Search Services is conducting a retained executive search for its Chief Executive Officer
Jeremiah Program offers one of the nation’s most successful strategies for transforming families from poverty to prosperity—two generations at a time. For 20 years, Jeremiah Program has been preparing determined single mothers to excel in the workforce, readies their children to succeed in school, and find a stable path out of poverty. Jeremiah Program provides the opportunities and tools while young mothers, most of whom come from challenging backgrounds and life situations, do the work. This unique blend of high expectations and holistic support works for mothers and children alike. This program serves as a nationwide model for breaking a cycle of poverty and helping a family prosper.
Jeremiah Program, headquartered in Minneapolis, is currently seeking a dynamic & visionary national leader for their next Chief Executive Officer. The position of CEO, working collaboratively with the Board of Directors, has overall responsibility for leadership of the growing national Jeremiah Program. The CEO ensures the programming, operations, fundraising, marketing, HR, technology, and fiscal activities are effectively implemented across the organization and consistent with the mission of Jeremiah Program.
The ideal candidate for this role will have experience leading a complex, multi-site organization in the nonprofit, corporate, or government sector with multiple and diverse constituencies. The ideal CEO will be an inspirational leader who will actively lead Jeremiah Program through continued expansion.
The CEO will have demonstrated commitment to diversity, social justice, equity, and fairness, and an ability to relate to people from all backgrounds.