Nature Discovery Center seeks Executive Director

The Nature Discovery Center, whose mission is to ignite life-long curiosity, understanding, and respect for nature through education, is seeing a new Executive Director. The Executive Director is responsible for managing all aspects of the Nature Discovery Center’s operations through strong, creative, and strategic leadership. The Executive Director builds consensus, stimulates staff development, and delivers results related to the organization’s mission and goals. The Executive Director is responsible for effective implementation of policies set by the Board of Directors, as well as annual goals and objectives related to fiscal management, development, programming, and administration. For the full job description and application instructions, visit

Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council seeks Executive Director

The Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council, whose purpose is to help restore the ecosystem and economy of the Gulf Coast Region following the Deepwater Horizon disaster and other impacts, is seeking a new Executive Director. The Executive Director reports directly to the Council, comprised of the heads of six federal agencies and the governors of the five affected Gulf states, and has full delegated line authority and responsibility for executive level management to provide leadership and overall direction to the Council staff. For the full job description and application instructions, visit

Big Thicket Association seeks Executive Director

Big Thicket Association

The Big Thicket Association, headquartered in Beaumont, Texas and offers
programs that support conservation, preservation, and education in the Big Thicket region. The Executive Director manages these programs under the direction of a Board of Directors with the support of various program committees. BTA is a “Friends Group” to the Big Thicket National Preserve (National Park Service, Department of Interior) headquartered in Kountze, Texas.

The Executive Director is the key management leader of BTA. The Executive Director is a salaried position responsible for overseeing the administration, programs and daily operations of the organization. Other key duties include grant writing, fundraising, marketing, community outreach and volunteer coordination. The
position reports directly to the Board of Directors.

For the full job description and application instructions, visit