Deputy Director

The Ohio Department of Aging is hiring a Deputy Director. From the agency:

We are seeking candidates that have the proven ability to:

  • Drive results with a sense of urgency to move the aging network forward
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, vendors, clients, and the public
  • Advocate for the population we serve
  • Present him/herself as professional and knowledgeable

We are seeking a candidate who can take us from a program-based agency to a strategic entity with impact. Duties include:

  • Develop data-informed policies related to Aging, Medicaid, Medicare, and the Older Americans Act
  • Modernize Ohio's long-term care system
  • Find sustainable solutions for issues impacting the aging population such as transportation, housing, healthcare, and caregiving
  • Encourage others to prioritize public health
  • Prepare Ohio for an unprecedented demographic transition

This position will have a direct impact on the agency's overall performance and make a difference to Ohio's aging population, especially during COVID-19. 

We are committed to filling this position quickly. We will be reviewing applications weekly and interviews will be scheduled subsequently. 

Ohio Department of Aging
Date Posted: 
Wednesday, September 9, 2020
Date Closing: 
Thursday, October 1, 2020
Contact Name: 
Megan Lentz
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