Ashland Main Street Seeking Executive Director

AMSA ED Job Description

Deadline: November 27, 2017
Type:  Full time
Salary: Starting salary $45,000+

The Ashland Main Street Association, a designated Virginia Main Street Community, is a non-profit, 501c3 organization comprised of community volunteers representing businesses, civic organizations, Randolph-Macon College, and residents of Town of Ashland — affectionately known as the “Center of the Universe” –  is seeking a full-time Executive Director.

The Executive Director will serve as a resource and aide for local businesses, property owners, non-profits and neighborhood groups.  The Executive Director will work with the Board, through the Board’s President to fulfill our mission to preserve, enhance, and promote downtown Ashland through cooperative efforts among local businesses, community organizations, Randolph-Macon College and the Town of Ashland, making it a welcome destination while preserving and maintaining its unique charm and appeal.

We seek a strong leader who has a commitment to growing our Main Street community.  Candidate must be imaginative, creative, outgoing, and experienced in community development and affairs.  The ED will be the primary ambassador for our organization and must be an independent, self motivating individual, yet able to work effectively with the Board and standing committees.


Applicants must electronically submit both a cover letter and resume to:  In the subject line indicate: ED Application.  Additional information may be requested as needed.  All submissions are due by 5 pm on Monday, November 27, 2017.