Center for an Agricultural Economy

Executive Director | Full Time

Category: Non-profit

Location: 140 Junction Road

The Center for an Agricultural Economy (CAE) is seeking a new leader who is passionate about developing an equitable food and agricultural economy, fostering community development, and continuing to grow an innovative and vibrant organization. The Executive Director will lead a small, dedicated staff based in Hardwick, VT, and manage a $1.6 million operating budget and a growing number of grants and gifts. Successful candidates will be collegial and accessible leaders with strong management and entrepreneurial skills, and dedication to furthering CAE’s mission, programs, and relationships with program participants, partners and numerous communities.

Applicants will be considered on a rolling basis for interviews beginning in February. To learn more, please visit  To apply, and/or contact our external search partner, Beth Gilpin Consulting, please email

The Center for an Agricultural Economy is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. In addition, CAE takes pride in a workplace setting that is open, safe and welcoming, and is committed to cultural competency trainings and ongoing learning for our staff.



To Apply:

Applicants will be considered on a rolling basis and are asked to kindly submit a cover letter and resume to for consideration by the search committee. Interviews will begin in February.