Communications and Events Manager

The National Association of State Directors of Developmental Disabilities Services (NASDDDS) represents the nation's agencies in 50 states and the District of Columbia providing services to children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families. NASDDDS promotes visionary leadership, systems innovation, and the development of national policies that support home and community-based services for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families. NASDDDS is seeking a dynamic communications and events professional with experience in the field of developmental disabilities to lead our association's communication efforts.

The Communications and Events Manager will be responsible for leading the development and implementation of NASDDDS strategic communications plan in close collaboration with NASDDDS leadership. This is a unique opportunity to work with a talented, passionate team on issues of state policies to support people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The Communications and Events Manager will manage the NASDDDS brand and will work across the organization to present NASDDDS message to state association members, federal partners, and other research and advocacy groups, thereby expanding the agency's programmatic impact and contributing to consistency in NASDDDS internal and external strategies. In addition, this position will lead efforts related to NASDDDS two annual conferences (June and November) and other meetings as identified.

Date Posted: 
Thursday, July 11, 2019
Date Closing: 
Wednesday, July 31, 2019
Contact Name: 
Mary Sowers
Contact Email, Phone, or Address:
Full or Part Time: 
Full Time