Executive Director, Clifton Cultural Center, Inc. (“Clifton Center”) 

The Board of Directors for Clifton Cultural Center in Louisville, Kentucky is searching for an Executive Director. The successful candidate must have a minimum of five years of experience in a senior management position at a nonprofit organization, preferably as an Executive Director and ideally within a cultural or arts organization.

Candidates must demonstrate hands-on experience at planning and executing fundraising campaigns. The position also requires a proven track record in working with nonprofit boards and in effectively managing a budget of $500,000, a small staff and volunteers.  A Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience is required.

Founded in 1995, the Clifton Center is a nonprofit (501-c-3) charitable organization known for its eclectic, outstanding programming in the arts, its cultural resident groups and its welcoming meeting and performance spaces – a gathering place for arts, culture and ideas that enrich the community. The Center fills a unique niche in Louisville’s cultural offerings and is based in an historic national landmark building in the heart of the lively Clifton/Crescent Hill area. Candidates may wish to visit the Center’s web site:  www.cliftoncenter.org

The Board anticipates an employment start-date of early Summer, 2017. The position is full-time and includes competitive benefits and salary.  The Clifton Center is an Equal Opportunity employer.

Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and resume with salary history to Don Burch, Chair of the Board of Directors via cindyadelberg@gmail.com.  No phone calls, please.



Ann Drury, Manager of Facilities and Administration
502-896-8480, ext. 302

Julie Purcell, Programming Coordinator

Lyda Howard, Accountant
502-896-8480, ext. 302

Board of Directors


Chair – Don Burch, BlueGrass Audi
Vice Chair – Judith Oetinger, Equine Breeding and Training
Secretary – Gerri Combs, Retired Director, South Arts
Treasurer – Caraline D. Harris, CPA, Strothman and Co.


Jerry Rhandal Blevins, Think Tank Marketing

A. Glenn Crothers, University of Louisville

Rev. John G. Eilfer

John Hampton, CPA (Retired)

Stephen Mattingly, University of Louisville

Reginald Meeks, Kentucky House of Representatives

Conor O’Driscoll, Woodford Reserve Distillery

Ashley Parker, Parker & Klein Real Estate

Gregg Rochman, Shine Contracting

Patrick Schmidt, Tilford Dobbins Schmidt

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