Executive Director | Lake Forest Library

Posted on Jan 6, 2023

Executive Director, Lake Forest Library (North Suburban Chicago)

The Lake Forest Library seeks a forward-thinking and energetic leader to serve as Executive Director. This position is open due to the retirement of the previous Executive Director.

Lake Forest, a northern suburb of Chicago, is known for its scenic Lake Michigan shoreline, vibrant downtown, excellent schools, and plentiful suburban amenities. Residents also enjoy easy access to all the cultural, historic, and entertainment opportunities in Chicago.

The library provides a welcoming environment in an Art Deco style building that features a domed rotunda, wood-paneled interior, and an unparalleled collection of art. Lake Forest Library serves approximately 19,400 residents with an annual budget of about $4.5 million and is a significant source of pride for the community.

If you are a library leader who works well with a dedicated staff and board, enjoys engaging with supportive community members, and has the passion and talent to continue to lead this library forward, please consider this opportunity!

Please visit johnkeister.com/lakeforest for details and to apply. We welcome inquiries. Interviews will be ongoing until the position is filled. Though not a firm deadline, please apply by February 6, 2023.

John Keister & Associates
Executive Search for Libraries
johnkeister.com
lakeforest@johnkeister.com
847-955-0541

Salary

Salary $106,000 to $159,000/year, negotiable based on experience and qualifications.

Location

Lake Forest Library
360 E. Deerpath Rd.
Lake Forest, IL 60045-2252
United States

How to apply

Please visit johnkeister.com/lakeforest for details and to apply. We welcome inquiries. 

Interviews will be ongoing until the position is filled. Though not a firm deadline, please apply by February 6, 2023.

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