The Montpelier Foundation invites applications and nominations for the position of President and Chief Executive Officer. The successful candidate will lead the next phase of development of Montpelier, the lifelong home of James Madison and one of the nations premier historic properties
Reporting to a 22-member Board of Directors, the President of The Montpelier Foundation will be expected to establish priorities for the organizations growth and to elevate recognition of Montpelier as a national resource. The position calls for proven strategic planning and leadership skills, an entrepreneurial spirit and vision, and a passion for the rich historical, cultural, and environmental assets of this remarkable property. Fundraising skill is essential, as are excellent communication skills. The President will oversee an organization with an operating plan of $7 million and 70 full-time staff that attracts approximately 125,000 visitors annually and reaches many more through its seminars, courses, and online activities.
This is an extraordinary opportunity to have a transformational impact on a still-developing, 2650-acre presidential site. Madisons mansion and its grounds stand as the nations monument to the fourth president of the United States and his legacy as Father of the U.S. Constitution.