Park City Community Foundation is searching for our new CEO & President. This is an amazing leadership opportunity for someone who understands our community needs as well as the unique culture of Park City Community Foundation.
We have an incredibly strong staff and board at the Community Foundation who are currently leading the organization’s work. We aim to have the new CEO on board this summer to join the team and continue to carry on the great work. Please spread the word by sharing the job description below.
Park City Community Foundation seeks a dynamic President & CEO to assume leadership of a thriving organization that plays a vital role in solving Park City, Utah’s toughest challenges. The Community Foundation brings together generous donors, nonprofit experts, and community leaders to contribute financial resources and innovative ideas to benefit all the people of Park City—now and in the future. The new President & CEO will succeed executive Katie Wright, who has left the Community Foundation after 13 years of leadership and service.
Organization History and Mission
Park City Community Foundation cares for and invests in the people, place, and culture of greater Park City. Since 2007, the Community Foundation’s partnerships with donors have generated more than $43.8 million in total impact to Park City and adjacent communities in Summit County, Utah. With years of philanthropic expertise and deep roots in Park City, the Community Foundation is the philanthropic hub of greater Park City, connecting impactful organizations with the most pressing issues in the area so giving back is easier and more effective.
Governed by a 29-member Board of Directors with a $5 million annual budget and $25 million in assets, the Community Foundation has a staff of 13 people in Park City. For more information, please visit https://parkcitycf.org/.
The Community Foundation works through:
Recent accomplishments include:
Core Values and Culture
Park City Community Foundation staff and board are committed to core values of equity, collaboration, community, generosity, and transparency. The Community Foundation has a community-centric approach in its grantmaking and is known by donors and partners for being a trusted, professional, and visionary organization. The passionate and expert staff value working in partnership to engage the community in making greater Park City a fabulous place to live, work, and play for our whole community.
Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion
The Community Foundation is an anti-racist organization committed to the advancement of diversity, equity, and inclusion, and we strive to make Park City a place where all people can fully realize their aspirations.
In 2018, Park City Municipal selected the Community Foundation to create and implement Park City’s Social Equity Strategic Plan, which is currently focusing on the issues of housing, education, and inclusion, and is training community leaders in DEI.
The Community Foundation actively works to infuse equity practices into its culture and operations, while also inspiring the local nonprofit community of over 100 organizations in its efforts to do the same. The Community Foundation is doing thoughtful and deliberate work to improve its diversity, equity, and inclusion knowledge and abilities because it believes doing so is critical to the success of the philanthropy and nonprofit sectors.
The new President & CEO will be passionate about leading and advancing the organization’s mission and will sustain and grow positive relationships within the organization and across the community, including donors, nonprofit organizations, and community leaders. They will relish the opportunity to advance the Community Foundation’s impact by building and leveraging the organization’s assets consisting of deep relationships across the community, a dedicated and phenomenal staff, an inclusive and innovative approach to identify and solve challenges in the community, and solid financial health.
The Community Foundation believes that a thriving community is founded on effective nonprofit organizations and that enduring change requires ongoing investments in people, place, and culture. The new President & CEO will sustain and grow philanthropic efforts and will also lead the organization in recognizing new challenges and new approaches to old challenges.
Reporting to the Board of Directors and working collaboratively with the Board and staff, the President & CEO will guide the Foundation in achieving measurable impact in the following areas:
Additional responsibilities include:
Experience and Attributes
Candidates for this position will share the Community Foundation’s commitment to inspiring local and lasting change together, and will bring a variety of experiences and attributes to the role including, but not limited to:
For other inquiries, contact Adrienne O’Rourke at Adrienne.Orourke@marcumllp.com or Karen Schuler at Karen.Schuler@marcumllp.com. We encourage applications from women, people of color, and bilingual and bicultural individuals, as well as members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities. Resume reviews begin immediately.
Park City Community Foundation is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a team that represents a diversity of thought, experience and personal background. We believe in the advancement of equity, diversity, and inclusion and toward making Park City a place where all people can fully realize their aspirations. Applicants shall not be discriminated against because of race, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, marital status, or medical conditions.
About Marcum’s Nonprofit & Social Sector Group
On behalf of Park City Community Foundation, Marcum’s Nonprofit & Social Sector Group is advancing the President & CEO search. Founded in 1984 and merged with Marcum in 2018, we are, and always have been, a mission-driven professional services firm seeking to do more for nonprofits and socially conscious companies like the Community Foundation. Learn more about our work at http://marcumllp.com/industries/nonprofit-social-sector.
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