Executive Director

Black Owners of Solar Services (B.O.S.S.)

Washington, DC

Job Type Permanent
Salary Details $140,00 – $165,000 annually

Position: Executive Director

Organization: Black Owners of Solar Services (B.O.S.S.)
Location: Washington, D.C.

Type/Industry:  Nonprofit  

ABOUT: Black Owners of Solar Services (B.O.S.S.)

Black Owners of Solar Services (B.O.S.S.) combines and leverages the collective power of its members - entrepreneurs, financiers, attorneys, engineers, contractors, developers, and other peer partners - to lead actionable solutions for sustained access to equitable opportunities in clean energy production, distribution, and storage for Black-owned businesses. They represent over 200 solar and energy storage developers, engineers, installers, financiers, law firms, and nonprofits across the United States.

For more information on B.O.S.S., please visit https://www.blacksolar.org/

THE OPPORTUNITY: Executive Director

Black Owners of Solar Services (B.O.S.S.) seeks an Executive Director (ED) to help lead the solar industry to address market barriers, scale up this cutting‐edge, mission‐ driven organization, and create economic opportunities that remove barriers to justice, equity, and inclusion. The Board of Directors welcomes applications from visionary, experienced, and resourceful leaders ready to roll up their sleeves and build an organization from the ground up that builds out a bold vision of a clean energy transition led by Black business leaders. The B.O.S.S. Executive Director will have the vision, leadership, and genuine commitment to developing a successful nonprofit that will dramatically scale the number, geographic distribution, and size of Black owned businesses in the clean energy industry.

The salary range for this role is $140,00 – $165,000 annually. B.O.S.S. offers a benefits package. 


Diversified Search Group has been exclusively retained for this engagement. Denielle Pemberton-Heard, Managing Director, Diversified Search Group has been exclusively retained for this search. To express interest in this role please submit your materials.  All inquiries and discussions will be considered strictly confidential.

Diversified Search Group is committed to providing reasonable accommodation to individuals living with disabilities. If you are a qualified individual living with a disability and need assistance expressing interest online, please email NonprofitSearchOps@divsearch.com.  If you are selected for an interview, you will receive additional information regarding how to request an accommodation for the interview process.

Black Owners of Solar Services is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages applications from people of color, persons with disabilities, women, and LGBTQ+ applicants.


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Category Admin & Leadership, Sustainability