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  • Chicago Academy of Sciences/Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
  • Chicago, IL

This position has been filled.

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About

For 165 years, The Chicago Academy of Sciences/Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum (‘CAS/PNNM’) has been connecting Chicagoans to nature and science.

As a leader in the field of scientific research, education and community programming, CAS/PNNM’s mission is to create a positive relationship between people and nature through collaboration, education, research and collections, exhibitions and public forums to grow the region’s urban connection to the world of nature and science.

The Opportunity

The Chicago Academy of Sciences/Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum is seeking an ambitious and innovative leader to take the helm of a beloved, historical institution and steer it into the future.

Building on its strong foundation, the President & CEO will lead the overall strategic, operational, financial and managerial responsibility for CAS/PNNM.

A life-long learner, this leader will be driven by curiosity and a deep passion for education, research and community outreach. They will have both a deep appreciation for the history of the organization and a consistent focus on the future, proactively seeking out opportunities to increase its reputation and impact in the Chicagoland region and beyond.

Contact

Koya Partners, the executive search firm that specializes in mission-driven search, has been exclusively retained for this engagement. Cheryl Stevens, Alison Ranney, Alison Salisbury and Gina Wrolstad are leading this search. To make recommendations or to express interest in this role please email pnnm@koyapartners.com. All nominations, inquiries and discussions will be considered strictly confidential.

Read and download the Position Profile here.


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