Recruiting Chief Executive Officer

Metropolitan Development Council (MDC) is a Community Action Agency located in Tacoma, Washington, whose mission is anti-poverty and anti-racism. Since 1964, it has provided services such as housing, care coordination, education, employment, utility assistance, home weatherization and health for people in poverty. It also advocates for funding and policies that can improve people’s lives and improve communities.

MDC is seeking a CEO with strong management skills, demonstrated financial planning ability, a good understanding of the role of Community Action Agencies, demonstrated understanding of the importance of equity, diversity and inclusion, ability to create a clear vision for MDC’s future that includes emphasis on client-centered design, and skill in working effectively with the community and government officials. Reporting to the Board of Directors and working with the MDC management team, the CEO will provide overall leadership and strategic direction for programmatic and financial integrity, advocacy, partnerships and external relations.

To apply, send a letter of interest and resume to Application review will begin on October 3, 2022 and will continue until the position has been filled.