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Organization: Mental Health Association in Michigan

Position: President/CEO

Date Posted: January 27

The Mental Health Association in Michigan (, seeks applicants to succeed its President and CEO, who is retiring January 2015. MHAM is the state’s oldest non-profit advocacy organization for persons experiencing mental illness. The association, affiliated with Mental Health America and supported by local United Ways, primarily engages in policy analysis and regulatory advocacy at the state government level.

This position is full-time, based in Farmington Hills, and begins the fall of 2014 to allow a crossover period with our retiring chief executive.

The successful applicant will lead MHAM’s efforts in public policy, fund development, and agency administration. Preferred qualifications are: a graduate degree in mental health or other related field(s); prior work experience demonstrating leadership skills and results in a field related to health or human services; demonstrated effectiveness in setting and achieving goals; previous successful experience in leading and/or contributing to coalitions; and ability to communicate effectively, including social media literacy.

Competitive starting salary and benefits offered. To apply, send cover letter, resume, and brief writing sample to by May 1, 2014. MHAM is an equal opportunity employer.


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