Starfish Initiative is an Indianapolis-based organization that inspires, encourages and prepares promising, economically disadvantaged students for college and career success. The Match Specialists at Starfish coach a team of students and their individual mentors by offering individual guidance and support through our program pillars: 1) college readiness and success, 2) career exploration, and 3) youth leadership.


President & CEO, Starfish Initiative

Since 2003, Starfish Initiative has been a local leader in mentoring and youth development focused on improving the educational attainment of promising, economically disadvantaged students. Each year, Starfish matches 100 or greater, rising 9th graders with volunteer mentors with the goal of high school graduation and college success. The Board seeks an outgoing, community-oriented candidate with strong leadership, interpersonal, fund development, financial management, and organization skills. Chance to make a difference with youth and better our community. Experience with corporate development and community partnerships. Prefer established relationships with area businesses, higher education, and philanthropy. Requires five or more years of applicable leadership and management experience in nonprofit, business, educational or government sector leadership. Minimum of bachelor’s degree, masters preferred. Competitive salary and benefits. Please respond by May 10, 2017.

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