The Executive Director is responsible for agency management and sustainability through strong internal operations, financial oversight, resource development, community building strategies, oversight of the agency team, and effective program management to ensure implementation of the Communities In Schools (CIS) model of integrated students supports. The Executive Director reports to the CIS of Tacoma Board of Directors and is responsible for maintaining strong working relationships with the Tacoma School District, Communities In Schools of Washington state office, other local affiliates, and funding partners. The successful candidate will have a passion for the agency mission, a deep understanding and commitment to social justice, the ability to inspire and empower others, and demonstrated capacity to turn vision into reality through the implementation of strategic and tactical activities to achieve established goals, including growing our organization to serve more students. The successful candidate must also believe in the tenets of equity, diversity and social justice, understand the intersection of race and poverty, and operate under the core principles of antiracism through their daily actions within our communities and with our staff and board members.