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703 East Sawmill Road
Flagstaff, AZ 86001


Job Openings

Executive Director of Willow Bend Environmental Education Center

Location: Flagstaff, Arizona

Applications invited until: May 8th, 2015

Application procedure: Provide a resume and cover letter that includes name, contact information, employment history, educational background, community involvement and a minimum of three references.  References will only be contacted if the candidate is one of the finalists. Applications should be emailed to


Willow Bend Environmental Education Center’s mission is to provide education outreach services that build environmental awareness and an ethic of responsible stewardship of our natural and cultural resources.  Established in 1979 by the Coconino Natural Resource Conservation District, Willow Bend has grown into a leading environmental education program reaching nearly 20,000 people each year in northern Arizona.

The Executive Director position is full-time and salaried; reporting to the appointees of the Coconino Natural Resource Conservation District and the Willow Bend Board of Directors.  The Executive Director is responsible for all staff, fiduciary, and planning elements of the fulfilling the Center’s mission.  The role requires vision and strong leadership, communication, and organizational skills.  This position also requires scheduling flexibility, with some weekend and evening activities and occasional travel.  Job offer is contingent upon applicant’s ability to pass state and federal background checks and obtain an Arizona Department of Public Safety fingerprint clearance card.


Minimum Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications:

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: