Executive Director

Native Prairie Association of Texas

Manchaca, Texas

Job Type Permanent
Salary Details $100,000 - $120,000

Seeking an Executive Director: Native Prairies Association of Texas (NPAT) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) accredited land trust dedicated to the conservation, restoration, and appreciation of native prairies, savannas, and other grasslands in Texas. NPAT is ready to grow our capacity to reach a higher level of prairie protection, restoration, and community engagement. The new Executive Director will have the opportunity to guide the next phase of NPAT’s growth and strategic direction while fulfilling our current commitments and program goals. Position Summary: The NPAT Executive Director works collaboratively with, and under the oversight of, the President and members of the Board of Directors. Primary duties include administration and staff supervision, development and external relations, and planning/directing all programs that enable NPAT to achieve and grow our prairie conservation mission. The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong personal interest in, and conviction to, the conservation of land and natural resources and is committed to the use of a strategic, effective, and an outcome-focused approach to achieving conservation goals. In addition, the successful candidate will have strong communication skills with all types of stakeholders, including landowners, conservation partners, major donors and public audiences. The successful candidate will be a strong, visionary champion of the organization.

For additional information on responsibilities, qualifications, compensation and benefits go to www.texasprarie.org

Native Prairies Association of Texas is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Please submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for at least three professional references to Erin_Hatchett@texasprairie.org 

Closing Date: Applications will be accepted through November 10, 2023.

When you apply, please indicate that you are responding to the posting on Conservation Job Board.

Category Admin & Leadership, General / Stewardship, Land Trust, Restoration