Chief Executive Officer, Arts Council of New Orleans

The Arts Council of New Orleans, a private, non-profit organization serving as the City of New Orleans’s official arts agency, is seeking a full-time Chief Executive Officer. The CEO will report directly to the Board of Directors and will oversee the professional staff of the Council. The role of the CEO includes shaping the vision for the Arts Council; insuring the quality and effectiveness of all programs; identifying and securing support for institutional, operational, and programmatic functions; and in general, building partnerships and internal capacities of the Arts Council as the key New Orleans arts and cultural leadership entity in the post-Katrina era.

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Program Officer for Arts Education, Margaret A. Cargill Foundation

The Margaret A. Cargill (MAC) Philanthropies is looking for talent! MAC Philanthropies encompasses three different grantmaking organizations: Akaloa Resource Foundation, Anne Ray Charitable Trust and the Margaret A. Cargill Foundation. Collectively, these organizations are dedicated to providing meaningful assistance and support to society, the arts, the environment, and all living things. This exciting, fast-growing organization is located in Eden Prairie, MN. The Arts Education Program is one of three programs of the Arts & Cultures Program at the Margaret A. Cargill Foundation. The overarching goal of the Arts Education program is to have more educators who are confident and competent to teach the arts and to exist and remain in K-12 schools. The Foundation has chosen to focus its efforts to target a particular phase of teacher professional development in the arts during pre-service training and the first several years of entering the teaching profession. The program will pilot its grantmaking in two states, Alaska and Wisconsin. The Program Officer is responsible for implementing and managing a new grantmaking program in Arts Education at the Margaret A. Cargill Foundation, in collaboration with and under the supervision of the Program Director of Arts & Cultures.

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