Executive Director, Minnesota Marine Art Museum

Executive Director

The Minnesota Marine Art Museum, located in Winona, Minnesota, is seeking an experienced, qualified candidate for the position of Executive Director. The Executive Director reports to the Board of Directors and is directly responsible for managing an organization of committed staff and volunteers to accomplish the objectives of the Museum.  Responsibilities include business and operational planning, budgeting, marketing, fundraising and public relations.  In addition, direction and guidance is provided to the board and staff committees for exhibit and educational planning, strategic marketing and public relations, and development.

The successful candidate will demonstrate excellent leadership, managerial, planning and administrative skills as well as strong interpersonal, communication, negotiation and problem solving skills. Proven leadership and experience in board relations, management, marketing and fund raising are also required.  Previous experience in business or non-profit management is desirable.  Bachelors degree required.

The Minnesota Marine Art Museum houses a world class collection of marine art, notable impressionist and Hudson River school artwork, a renowned local folk art collection, and exciting traveling collections.  These collections are displayed in outstanding facilities in a community dedicated to growth in the arts.  The Museum may be visited at its website:
www.minnesotamarineartmuseum.org <http://www.MinnesotaMarineArtMuseum.org> .
Interested parties should send their resume, statement of interest, salary requirements and supporting materials to:

Rachelle Schultz, Chair, Board of Directors
Minnesota Marine Art Museum
800 Riverview Drive
Winona, MN 55987

Or email to:  jswanson@minnesotamarineart.org
Jon Swanson
Curator of Collections and Exhibits
Minnesota Marine Art Museum
800 Riverview Dr.
Winona, MN 55987
(507) 474-6626 ext. 13