The Kentucky School Boards Association (KSBA) is seeking a leader who is a creative, strategic thinker with exceptional communication, analytical and entrepreneurial skills.

KSBA is a nonprofit association serving 174 elementary and secondary public boards of education in Kentucky. KSBA’s membership consists of 100 percent of the public boards of education in Kentucky and provides a wide range of programs and services that support the needs of its members. The organization is governed by a 27-member board of directors composed of local school board members from across the Commonwealth.

The executive director’s salary will be commensurate with experience. Required qualifications include a minimum of a master’s degree in education or related field; a minimum of seven years of experience in the management of a school district, education-related agency or a private not-for-profit association; and working knowledge of key issues related to public education, including Kentucky’s new assessment and accountability system (Unbridled Learning). The ideal candidate also shall have knowledge and skills to:

  • create and strengthen critical partnerships
  • develop new services that meet member needs and generate additional revenue
  • use association resources to enhance members’ ability to promote student achievement, including college/career readiness across the state

The deadline for receipt of applications is Jan. 11, 2013. To apply, click here.