Executive Director Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Executive Director?

Executive Director in Chehalis:
"Rewarding."
Pros: Making a difference in the lives of homeless and poverty stricken.
Cons: Adjusting to the inconsistency of commitment working with volunteers.

Executive Director in Troy:
"People Skills Essential."
Ask lots of questions and stay open minded. Polish up and strengthen your people and inter - relations skills.

Executive Director in Laconia:
"Yearly schedule."
Follow and update a yearly schedule.

Executive Director in Gary:
"The challenge of recruiting and retaining a solid team."
Have a very rigorous recruiting and screening process.

Executive Director in Crossville:
Make sure you have the authority to hire and fire.

Executive Director in Boone:
"Great job. Would like better pay."
Pros: I get to serve the community daily. I learn every day.
Cons: The low pay, and receiving no benefits. It's a little demoralizing to be an executive director but to have to put dental bills and car repair expenses on a credit card.

Executive Director in Pittsburg:
"Work flexibility."
Pros: Ability to build programming and working with the public.
Cons: Low pay for what is essentially a full time job with part time pay.