Call for Proposals

Executive Director(s)

Click here for the official call here

We are currently in the process of recruiting a new Executive Director(s). We are looking for someone or a team who is passionate about our mission, has a proven track record of success, and is a strong leader. The following are the key requirements for the position:

  • A strong understanding of SSMA’s mission and goals
  • A proven track record of managing budgets
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

The application deadline is December 1, 2023.

We will be working closely with the Board of Directors and the current executive directors to ensure a smooth transition. We look forward to working with you continue to build a bright and successful future and seeing you at the Annual Convention in Colorado Springs! (Don’t forget to register here!)

Please see Call for Applications for details.

To apply for the position of Executive Director, please submit the following materials:

  1. Brief Introduction; 
  2. Curriculum Vita; 
  3. Operational and Organizational Plan for the Central Office; 
  4. Proposed Budget describing how the $35,000 from SSMA and financial commitments from the host institution would be distributed; and 
  5. Endorsement Letter from a qualified superior committing the host institution to the terms mentioned above. 

Please send your application materials to Sandi Cooper, Search Chair, President-Elect, [email protected]


  • Application deadline: Decemeber 1, 2023
  • Interviews: TBD
  • Announcement of new Executive Director(s): NTBD
  • New Executive Director(s) begin shadowing Outgoing Executive Directors: January 2024
  • New Executive Director(s) take on full role: July 1, 2024

We look forward to hearing from you!