An Executive Director Search is being conducted by Park Lawn. This role provides direction and oversight to all functions for multiple Park Lawn locations; including budget and expense management, service levels, policy administration, staffing, supervision and staff development, program/project implementation and fundraising efforts.

Overall direction includes driving the organization’s initiatives, maintaining and building local business relationships for the mutual benefit of the Park Lawn Association and other local organizations to generate and increase both private and public funds.  The Executive Director works directly with the Board of Directors through informal and formal meetings and reports.

Required qualifications include:

  • Bachelor’s degree required, MBA or Masters in Public Administration preferred
  • Minimum ten (10) years of business management experience, preferably in non-profit
  • Independent problem solving and decision making experience (managing programs and hiring direct/indirect reports)
  • Politically astute individual with an interest and passion for Park Lawn’s mission

Interested and capable candidates should submit resume and salary requirements via email to:

If you have questions or need more details to the demands of the position, please send to  Interviews will start in January.

Park Lawn is an equal opportunity employer

Tony Paulauski
Executive Director
The Arc of Illinois
20901 S. LaGrange Rd. Suite 209
Frankfort, IL 60423
815-464-1832 (OFFICE)
815-464-1832 (CELL)