Job Vacancy - CCRESA Executive Director

Central Carolina Regional Education Service Alliance (CCRESA) is seeking an executive

director to lead this alliance effective July 1, 2019. The CCRESA includes member school

districts, university representatives, and educational organizations mostly located in the central

region of North Carolina. Superintendents of the member school districts serve as the Board of

Directors, which the Executive Director reports to and collaborates with to execute the mission

and vision of the alliance.

CCRESA is now accepting letters of interest and resumes for the Executive Director position.

The application window will remain open until February 15, 2019.

Letters of interest and resumes should be emailed to Monica Smith-Woofter, smithwoofterm@ and Dana Stutzman

Qualifications: 3+ years of experience as a superintendent, some senior level educational

leadership experience in the state of North Carolina preferred.

CCRESA Executive Director Job Description

1) Reports to CCRESA Board of Directors and performs such duties assigned* by the Executive

Committee or the Board of Directors

2) Serves as Executive Head of CCRESA, overseeing all operational aspects of the organization,

including supervising CCRESA staff, coordinating all CCRESA activities, and ensuring the

organization’s financial and legal status is not jeopardized

3) Represents CCRESA externally with all organizations, including NCDPI (such as attending the

Superintendents Quarterly meetings), the State Board of Education, other NC RESAs, educational

associations, institutions of higher education, and other affiliated bodies

4) Develops and recommends a Plan of Action based on the needs of member districts and the priorities

established by the Board of Directors

5) Develops an annual budget for the operation of CCRESA to be approved by the Board of Directors

6) Monitors and seeks other external sources of revenues beyond membership dues to assist in the

operation of CCRESA when appropriate

7) Evaluates the performance of the CCRESA Office Manager and any other CCRESA staff and

recommend to the Board the employment and termination of CCRESA employees

8) Plans, coordinates, and prepares agendas and materials for all meetings of the Board of Directors in

consultation with the Board Chair and Vice-Chair

9) Oversees and assists in the operation of all Councils and Professional Development Programs

10) Oversees the operation of the Central Carolina Teacher Initiative

11) Attends and facilitates: CCRESA Board of Directors meetings and Council meetings

12) Partners with the NCDPI Regional Case Manager and NCDPI staff on projects of mutual interest

13) Provides background information to member districts on educational issues of importance

14) Serves as a liaison between the CCRESA Board and the Department of Public Instruction and the

State Board of Education

15) Responds to all other requests initiated by the Board of Directors and, subject to oversight by the

Board of Directors, responds to requests initiated by CCRESA Councils

*Note that such assigned duties may include the delivery of professional development services to

CCRESA member districts, at the direction of the Board of Directors.