The Board of Directors of the Cultural Alliance of York County has created a search committee to fill the position of President following the announced retirement of the current president, Mary Anne Winkelman, at the end of 2018. The committee, consisting of board and non-board members, is accepting applications and anticipates filling the position by December 31, 2018.
Founded in 1999, CAYC is a nonprofit, united arts fund whose mission is to be a catalyst fueling the creative energy and vibrancy of our community through leadership, collaboration and sustainability in order to enrich the quality of life of all our citizens.
The President is responsible for the day-to-day leadership, management and success of the organization. The President will work in partnership with the Board ensuring the mission is fulfilled. Specific accountabilities include responsibility for all aspects of management, including planning, organizational leadership, staff supervision and development, fund development, fiscal management, communications and engagement with business, government and the community.
Some of the challenges the next President will need to address over the next three to five years include the following:
- Growing Donors and Contributions. Grow the CAYC donor base and contributions by cultivating stronger relationships with existing donors and developing new donor relationships.
- Promoting Arts and Culture as an essential part of the fabric of our community. Develop strategies to connect the arts and culture to key community priorities that will create a vibrant and thriving York County.
- Expanding participation in arts and culture. Expand the CAYC platform to connect with more arts and cultural organizations and artists in the York community and increase the diversity and participation levels in the arts within the community.
For complete job description, required qualifications, and how to apply, please visit our website at www.culturalyork.org