Charitable Advisors LLC
  • 28-Feb-2020 to 10-Apr-2020
  • - Pathfinder/Charitable Advisors
  • Huntington, IN, USA
  • Competitive salary
  • Full Time
  • Competitive benefit package

The Pathfinder Services CEO search is supported by the Charitable Advisors team. The interview phase has started. We have a solid candiate pool so do not anticipate introducing any additional candidates to the committee at this time. If you would like for us to know of your interest, please direct inquiries to the contacts listed below.  

A nationally recognized leader in both disability services and community development headquartered in Huntington, Indiana, Pathfinder Services, Inc. envisions a community in which all people are valued, accepted and have control over their own destinies. Our mission is to strengthen communities by enabling people facing physical, developmental or economic challenges to achieve independence, inclusion and stability. This opening was created by the retirement of a long-term, successful leader. We are seeking a dynamic, seasoned senior executive to lead our $20 million, 460-staff organization as we provide a full continuum of assistance to children and adults. Programs across five counties include: Community Integration; Residential/Supportive Living; Affordable Housing; Home Ownership Center; VITA Tax Services; Early Education; Training/Employment; Outsourced Manufacturing; Day Services; and Art Center.

Why is this a great opportunity?
• Entrepreneurial culture, embracing new ways to engage our community
• Diversified services and revenue streams
• Established regional platform promoting homeownership. For example, we have assisted 200 Burmese families in purchasing homes.
• In the midst of a three-year Person-Centered Thinking (PCT) initiative to support/develop staff
• Recently opened inclusive community arts center
• Well-established leader in our field with national visibility
• Seasoned leadership team, dedicated staff and engaged board
This is an outward-facing role with heavy involvement in the Huntington community plus state and national associations. The Board seeks a community-oriented candidate who possesses strong leadership, interpersonal, organizational and business skills. Desire experience with disability services, visioning, fund development, nonprofit collaborations and mergers, social enterprise, creative placemaking and P&L responsibility. Prefer 5-plus years of senior-level management experience with at least 5 years in a position relevant to the work of Pathfinder Services. Candidates should have a track record of building positive and productive relationships with government, business, healthcare, and philanthropic partners. Requires bachelor's degree in relevant field; master's degree (including MBA) preferred; substantial experience can be substituted.
ATTENTION: Be Prepared - To assist you and the search committee in discerning your match for the position, we suggest you prepare your responses to these questions prior to hitting "APPLY" to make your application. Applications will not be considered without question responses.
1. This position oversees a broad and complex organization. Please identify and describe previous roles that have provided you with leadership experience that will directly apply to Pathfinder Services.
2. Briefly describe a circumstance where you or your team defined a new program or business opportunity, how you validated it and how you successfully implemented it.
3. Pathfinder Services works in partnership with many other organizations. Briefly share your experience developing effective relationships with strategic partners.
4. Pathfinder Services is committed to creating a great workplace and encouraging employee retention. Share your experience building a strong, positive workplace culture. Do you have any experience implementing Person-Centered Thinking?
5. What do you see as the two or three most significant trends in our industry right now? How will organizations like Pathfinder Services need to adapt?

Click the APPLY button to submit cover letter and resume.

For more information, contact Don Gulbrandsen, Don@Charitable or Bryan Orander,

This position has been closed and is no longer available.
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