• Wednesday, February 22, 2017 9:16 AM
    Message # 4623374
    Christy Seyler (Administrator)

    Michigan Youth Arts ("MYA") is a 501(c)(3) corporation that prides itself on providing arts activities, opportunities and events for students throughout Michigan.  MYA funds, administers and operates the annual Michigan Youth Arts Festival over three days each May, which Festival showcases Michigan's immensely talented high school music, theater, visual arts, creative writing, dance, and film/video students.  MYA also administers substantial grants programs for Michigan school districts to purchase art supplies and to provide transportation to art installations.

    MYA seeks a talented and energetic Executive Director to manage and grow its nearly $500,000 budget, maintain and develop programs to benefit Michigan students, and raise awareness of MYA and recruit donors and benefactors to help further MYA's goals.

    The ideal candidate will have substantial fund development skills, demonstrate commitment to arts education in Michigan, have strong leadership skills, be self-motivated and task driven, have strong negotiation skills, and be able to attend this year's Michigan Youth Arts Festival in May, 2017.  Salary will be commensurate with expeirence and qualifications.

    For consideration, please submit your current resume in .pdf frm to MYA Board Chair Thomas Werner at twerner@maddinhauser.com. Please also indicate in the e-mail the date you would be able to commence employment. Applications will be accepted through March 15, 2017.

    For a complete job description, inlcuding additional job qualifications and duties, please see http://www.michiganyoutharts.org (click button on front page for "Executive Director Search").

As innovative leaders in vocal music education, we provide experiences to inspire our diverse community.
Our vision is to reach the hearts of all people through song.

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