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The American Saddlebred Museum Seeks Executive Director

LEXINGTON, KY (August 12, 2015) – The American Saddlebred Museum and Gift Shop is currently seeking to hire its next Executive Director.  Founded in 1962, it is the ultimate “Showplace for Saddlebreds”.  Located on the grounds of the beautiful Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky, the Museum is a non-profit organization exempt from tax under Code Section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code.  

The Executive Director is responsible for the overall direction and leadership of the Museum.  This involves developing, recommending and executing the approved strategic plan, as well as the general management of the staff, facilities and operating budget.  The Director will report to, and work closely with, the Board of Trustees to advance the Museum's vision and mission, identifying and securing the necessary resources, and delivering specific objectives of the Museum in accordance with its mission.  This person will play a significant role in fundraising and developing and maintaining strategic partnerships with stakeholders.

Initial screening of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Interested candidates may apply directly to the search committee at using keywords Executive Director  and Lexington Kentucky. 

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