Executive Director / Employment

July 31, 2020

Organization Name: Arbutus Folk School

Organization Location: Olympia, WA

Type: Employment

Fee: Free


Arbutus Folk School, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization based in Olympia, Washington, is seeking an executive director who has the vision and leadership potential to realize the mission of its founder, board, and stakeholders. Founded in 2013, Arbutus serves the Pacific Northwest region by providing community-based creative learning experiences in traditional arts, crafts, and music. It offers instruction and community in its core programs: ceramics, fiber arts, woodworking, blacksmithing, stone carving, wooden boat-building, and music.

The Executive Director (ED), the CEO of the Arbutus Folk School, is responsible for achievement of Arbutus’ mission and financial objectives. The ED oversees the folk school’s administrative/financial operations (including grant management), class and community programming, personnel, facilities, and communications, e.g. marketing and community outreach.


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