Executive Director Position open

(Letter from our Board of Directors President)

Who is leading the search process for a new Executive Director? 

An Executive Search Committee has been formed that includes Board members, staff members and a community liaison to the Asheville City Schools. Additionally, two consultants have been hired to guide the process - Greg Walker Wilson and Tamiko Ambrose Murray. 

When do you expect the new Executive Director to start?

The goal and plan is to have the new ED start on August 1, 2019.

When and where would a job opening be posted?

The Executive Search Committee is conducting an organizational assessment and gathering input from stakeholders to define the key characteristics of the new Executive Director. The job posting would not be public until after this assessment is completed in mid- to late-April.  All open job postings for the Foundation will be posted on the website, as well as shared broadly in the Asheville community.

Who is the interim Executive Director?

George Sieburg is serving as interim Executive Director. George is a former educator and a third-year board member who has served as Board Chair and Treasurer and has been involved with the scholarship committee and in coordinating the Foundation’s community-listening projects. George can be contacted at george@acsf.org or 828-350-6174