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The Kenan Center, one of the premier non-profit facilities in the Buffalo Niagara region for arts, education, and recreation programming, is seeking an Executive Director. Visitors from all over the world enjoy walking the Kenan Center campus, located in historic Lockport, NY, to see the 1800’s Victorian mansion and the beautifully landscaped grounds. Since its official dedication in 1969, The Kenan Center has grown from a community center to become a 25-acre facility featuring the Kenan House, Taylor Theater, Education Building, Kenan Arena and Kenan Gardens. The Executive Director will oversee a budget approaching $1.4 million and all areas of the organization, including staff and board development, fundraising, program management, outreach and advocacy, and nonprofit business operations. The Executive Director will also work closely with the Board on the capital campaign to build a new state of the art Civic Arena. The successful candidate will become a part of a supportive and dedicated community comprised of a Board of Governors, 15 staff members, nearly 300 volunteers, and numerous other supporters spanning various professional fields and backgrounds.