Website Transforming Center

Transforming Center is seeking a mature leader who is passionate about not-for-profit excellence and experienced in not-for-profit leadership, including donor development and fundraising.

Principal Functions

We are seeking an experienced executive operator who is a great people leader, essence-fit, and proven organizational fundraiser. The Executive Director will focus on the following three areas:

  • Serving as the key operational leader of the Transforming Center, facilitating and implementing the vision and mission, and reporting to Chief Essence Officer (CEO) Ruth Haley Barton.
  • Partnering with the CEO and Board of Directors to develop a strategy and plans to maintain and build an increasingly strong organization so we can go deeper and wider in our ministry impact.
  • Developing and spearheading our fundraising efforts.

Qualifying candidates will:

  • have completed/be in the process of completing a Transforming Community (or equivalent)
  • have at least 5 years of executive leadership experience in a nonprofit organization or ministry
  • be practiced (or willing to become practiced) in corporate leadership discernment, and
  • be local or willing to relocate to the Chicagoland area.

If you are interested please request a detailed job description by emailing jobs@transformingcenter.org.  Jimmy Lee, the chair of our board, will be receiving resumes and responding to qualified candidates.

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@transformingcenter.org