ALA Executive Director
Posted on Apr 10, 2019 by American Library Association - Chicago, IL
ALA seeks a dynamic, innovative, entrepreneurial, and experienced leader as its next Executive Director. Founded in 1876, ALA is the world's oldest and largest library association and promotes the work of libraries and the value of professional library and information science education. It advocates for issues and values that are important to the field and to a free and open information society. ALA achieves these goals through its programs, publications, conferences, professional development and outreach work. The Association, headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, represents over 58,000 members, and has a staff of 260 and an annual budget of $52 million. The ALA also has an office in Washington DC.
We will offer a competitive salary based on experience. ALA also offers a comprehensive and valuable benefit package that includes generous paid vacation and retirement annuity.
The ALA has engaged Isaacson, Miller, a national executive search firm, to assist with this important search.
Category: Executive , Keywords: Chief Executive Officer (CEO)