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Executive Director


The Center for Great Neighborhoods is a non-profit community development corporation focused on enhancing the quality of life in the city of Covington, Kentucky. We are seeking a forward-thinking Executive Director with the experience, creativity, passion, and vision necessary to guide the organization into the next phase of its work. We are seeking a leader for the organization, a teammate for the staff, and a resource for our community. The new Executive Director will build on the organization’s strong community relationships and extensive history of catalyzing positive change, while also bringing new ideas and a fresh perspective. Both internally and externally we operate on the belief that everyone has gifts, talents, insights, passions, and leadership to offer; and that these assets thrive in an environment of trust, accountability, support, and learning.

The successful candidate will show demonstrated success in the areas of real estate development, equitable community development, resident engagement, fundraising, as well as an understanding of the community’s history, opportunities, and challenges. Our new Executive Director is a collaborator, an excellent communicator, has a heart for this community, and is a demonstrated advocate of equity.

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Diversity & Inclusion Statement
Supporting and embracing diversity is foundational to The Center. We are focused on creating an equitable community and that starts with our staff. The Center welcomes and encourages candidates to apply that also represent and embrace the diversity of our community across all races, genders, sexual orientations, religions, and ethnicities.

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This is a full-time position.


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About The Center for Great Neighborhoods
The Center for Great Neighborhoods is a catalyst for positive growth in Covington and we spark this growth by bringing people and families together, encouraging them to work with each other, and supporting their efforts to shape the future of their community. We are committed to helping people discover and develop their skills, find and use the resources they need, and discover partners who share their concern for the well-being of Covington. Our programs and initiatives focus on six main areas: Real Estate Development, Creative Placemaking, Neighborhood & Community Development, Economic Development, Youth Initiatives, and Financial Well-being. Our programs are all designed to help residents build on the great parts of Covington and to develop solutions to both individual and community issues. In 2016 we also completed renovation on and moved into the Hellmann Creative Center: a hub for building these community connections and identifying your own creativity and strengths.