NPAG was founded in 2002 to bring the rapidly evolving social sector a more current, more strategic, and less transactional approach to executive search and talent consulting. Our business model is designed not only to offer the highest quality services with greater flexibility and cost transparency, but also to bring stronger and more enduring leaders to organizations. We pride ourselves on the exceptional craft of our work facilitating critical, meaningful relationships for our clients and on helping them navigate tricky organizational transitions. We are grounded in our commitment to equity and inclusion and are driven by the way the right leadership at the right time can catapult an organization and its mission forward.

Feb 21, 2024  
$420,000 yearly
Inspired by the visionary spirit of Winthrop Rockefeller, Winrock International (“ Winrock ”) is a nonprofit organization and recognized thought leader in the U.S. and international development sector, providing solutions to some of the world’s most complex social, agricultural, and environmental challenges in over 40 countries. Winrock has long been a catalyst for change, focused on empowering the disadvantaged while sustaining natural resources, cultivating economic opportunities where they are needed most, and nurturing a thriving future for all. Winrock seeks a visionary, dynamic, and experienced Chief Executive Officer to lead the organization into its next phase of work. The ideal candidate is a human-centric, respected, and visionary leader in international development work who possesses a proven track record as a strategic and effective executive in large and complex international organizations. They will demonstrate a commitment to driving positive impact and...
NPAG Remote (Little Rock, AR, USA) Full-Time
Feb 16, 2024  
$100,000 - $115,000 yearly
The Northwest Area Foundation (NWAF) stands alongside changemakers in its region of eight states and 76 Native nations and funds work that leads to racial, social, and economic justice. Its region includes Minnesota, Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana, Idaho, Washington, and Oregon. The Foundation’s driving vision is that the people of its priority communities—including Native Americans, communities of color, immigrants, refugees, and people in rural areas—thrive on their own terms. A key motivation is a vision of a future in which the region’s rich culture of engagement and opportunity makes the eight-state region a prized place to visit, to invest, and live. As we all emerge changed from the recent and ongoing crises—a pandemic, economic turmoil, the upsurge for racial justice in the wake of the murder of George Floyd, and mounting pressures on NWAF’s priority communities—the Foundation continues to deepen its commitment to supporting grantee-led change. Internally,...
NPAG Hybrid (Saint Paul, MN, USA) Full-Time
Jan 23, 2024  
$80,000 - $90,000 yearly
Friends of Berston , a 501(c)(3) formed in 2014 to continue the work and legacy of the historic Berston Field House, is thrilled to announce it is seeking nominations and applications for its next Executive Director . This Executive Director will join the organization at an exciting time, as the planned facility expansion and new strategic plan is positioning the organization to expand its impact both within and beyond the city of Flint, MI. Friends of Berston finds itself at a major inflection point – it is in the midst of a large capital campaign that has been endorsed by local funders and is now ready to find their new Executive Director after the untimely passing of the organization’s previous and beloved leader, Bryant "BB” Nolden . Berston’s next Executive Director will bring their own vision, skills, and experiences to this important leadership role, working with an engaged board and numerous community stakeholders. They will also bring an unwavering belief in Berston’s...
NPAG Flint, MI, USA Full-Time
Jan 18, 2024  
$100,000 - $135,000 yearly
Filmmakers with Disabilities ( FWD-Doc, pronounced “forward-doc”) strives to create a more inclusive, accessible, and equitable environment within the entertainment industry for disabled creators and allies. Building on recent successes, FWD-Doc is at a critical inflection point. The founders, along with the Interim Executive Director, contributing members and advisors have built a robust platform for community engagement and future impact. They have created a bold and ambitious plan as they spin off from their financial sponsor and become a standalone 501(c)3 organization. FWD-Doc now seeks its first full-time Executive Director (ED) to play an important role during their next chapter. Reporting to the Board of Directors, the new ED will ensure FWD-Doc is a high-functioning organization. They will have the opportunity to attract, hire, and retain staff members focused on programs, development and marketing, and operational support. The goal is for the ED to manage an...
NPAG Remote Full-Time
Jan 12, 2024  
$300,000 yearly
Center for Evaluation Innovation (CEI) partners with philanthropy on strategy, learning, research, and evaluation efforts with the ultimate goal of providing changemakers the space and resources needed to advance racial justice and create an equitable future. CEI leads evaluation projects, consults with foundations on strategy and learning, and supports field-building through convening, organizing, and research. At a pivotal moment of change with the transitions of its Co-Executive Directors Julia Coffman and Dr. Chera Reid, CEI now invites applications and nominations for its next Executive Director. The Executive Director will lead an interdisciplinary staff , in partnership with a growing board and strategic partners , to continue to build and strengthen CEI’s critical role in helping to position evaluation and learning in philanthropy to advance racial equity and social justice. ORGANIZATIONAL OVERVIEW CEI envisions a new era of philanthropy...
NPAG Remote Full-Time
Jan 12, 2024  
$230,000 - $250,000 yearly
PowerMyLearning is a 25-year-old nonprofit organization with a mission to empower each student, particularly those from historically marginalized communities, to thrive academically, socially, and emotionally by working hand-in-hand with educators to foster equitable learning environments. With 35 full-time staff and an operating budget of $8 million, PowerMyLearning partners with schools and districts nationwide that collectively serve more than 700,000 K-12 students. Their programs are comprised of professional learning for teachers and school district leaders, as well as an award-winning math practice technology tool. What sets PowerMyLearning apart from other organizations is three-fold: (1) Its proven results in the areas of both student academic achievement and social-emotional learning (SEL), (2) Its commitment to activating the exponential power that occurs when the trio of teachers, students, and families collaborate on the same learning goals, and (3) Its...
NPAG Remote Full-Time