Posted August 25, 2014.

The American Association of State and Local History (AASLH), a 6,000-strong membership organization headquartered in Nashville, TN, is seeking qualified applicants for the position of President and CEO. AASLH – “your home for history” — provides leadership and support for its members across North America who preserve and interpret state and local history in order to make the past more meaningful to all Americans.

The President & CEO represents AASLH to the history and museum field, articulates the association’s vision, builds and maintains its partnerships, and ensures delivery of the highest quality services to its members.

Job Requirements
Experience in strategic planning, board management, communications, member relations and proven operational and administrative skills are mandatory. Candidates must have direct knowledge of budget development, financial management and reporting, personnel management, and hands-on experience with fund development. Must be a graduate of an accredited university with at least a master’s level degree and a minimum of five years progressive senior management experience in association/nonprofit management.

A personal commitment to and passion for preserving and interpreting state and local history is essential.

Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Applicants should submit a letter of interest, and a current resume to:

AASLH Search Committee
C/o Center for Nonprofit Management
37 Peabody Street, Suite 201
Nashville, TN 37210
Fax (615) 259-0400

Applicant screening begins August 22, 2014 and continues until the position is filled. EOE