Executive Director

The Housing Fellowship

Iowa City, IA Executive & Management / Human Services & Non-Profit $90,000 to $ yearly
The Housing Fellowship Executive Director

The Housing Fellowship, A community-based housing organization was incorporated as a non-profit in Johnson County, Iowa 1990. The mission of The Housing Fellowship is to provide quality homes that are affordable to people with limited incomes.

The Housing Fellowship is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Executive Director. 

The Executive Director is the operational officer of The Housing Fellowship. The incumbent is responsible for overall operation and administration of The Housing Fellowship and oversees its staff, property, programs, functions, and activities. The Executive Director serves as the Corporation’s advocate to the Communities served by The Housing Fellowship, its funders, partners, elected officials, neighbors and customers. The duties and responsibilities of the Executive Director are carried out in accordance with policies and procedures established by the Board of Trustees.

Knowledge, skills and abilities: 

  • Knowledge of the operational and fiscal management duties required for a non-profit affordable housing development corporation; 

  • The use of public funds and/or Low-Income Housing Tax Credits. 

  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills. 

  • Proven leadership including the demonstration of excellent decision-making skills; 

  • Ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with the Board of Trustees, 

  • The Housing Fellowship staff members, and occupants of rental property operated by The Housing Fellowship, the community, and other agencies. 

  • A passion for community based service leadership.


  • Advanced degree in related field and five years of experience in housing development, non-profit senior management or related field.

Application Instructions:

Please submit electronically to the email listed below your cover letter, resume and the names of three references to by 5 pm October 25, 2019:
Chair, Transition Committee The Housing Fellowship

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Executive Director

The Housing Fellowship

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Job ID: 69427

Posted 18 days ago

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