Position Description for Executive Director

David Trott

My friend Vicky sent this out today, I  thought someone might  have an interest.



As many of you know, ACB-Ohio has started a search for an executive director. The basic description is attached and copied below; additional information is available. If you are interested, please send your resume to acbo.director@....


The executive director is responsible for the daily business operations of ACB-Ohio, including management of the assets of ACBO; hiring, training, discipline, and termination of employees; and maintaining the structure to manage ACBO. Additionally, the executive director administers an information and referral service in accordance with ACBO’s mission, provides information to the board, and oversees all programs of the organization. He/she reports directly to the president and maintains regular communication with all officers and directors. The executive director will live in the Columbus, Ohio, area.


Educational and employment background:

Ideally, the executive director has at least a bachelor’s degree, a minimum of two years work experience, and the ability to set up and follow a work schedule. 



• good written and verbal communications skills

• organizational skills

• ability to “think outside the box”

• ability to work as part of a team


Other helpful skills:

• knowledge of technology

• ability to read and write braille



Those interested in applying for the position should submit a cover letter and resume to acbo.director@... in a Word or text document.





Vicky Prahin, President

American Council of the Blind of Ohio

Email: acbo.director@...

Phone: (614) 261-3561, (800) 835-2226


Mailing Address: 3805 North High Street Suite 305 Columbus, OH 43214


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