Albertina Kerr Center

Portland, OR


m/Oppenheim Associates is assisting Albertina Kerr in the search for a new Chief Executive Officer to lead Albertina Kerr by enhancing the organization’s financial strength, administrative and services infrastructure, and through the acquisition and retention of top talent, while providing best-in-class services to its clients. For more information, please review the complete Position Description.

Albertina Kerr has been providing services to children, families and adults since 1907. Founded as the Portland Commons Mission for Homeless Men and Returning Prisoners, the organization quickly expanded to serve women and children. Throughout its 108 year history, Albertina Kerr has provided a continually evolving, best-in-class suite of services that has at times included supportive housing and residential treatment arrangements, services for single mothers, health maintenance and independent living services, job training, and foster care and adoption services. Today, Albertina Kerr is Oregon’s leading provider of programs and services to children and adults with developmental disabilities and mental health challenges, serving 2,700 people in need annually. Albertina Kerr is at the center of a community that stands together to create a truly inclusive society with no barriers… a community where people who face these kinds of disabilities and challenges are embraced and empowered.

The CEO will lead a highly motivated self-directed team, build relationships with public and private agencies and partners, and increase the beneficial impact of Albertina Kerr’s programs on the community. He/she will be the chief advocate and fundraiser for the organization, its programs and operations, with an ability to speak prominently and passionately about Albertina Kerr, its clients and families.

For additional information or to apply, please contact Mark Oppenheim or David Santore at info [at] moppenheim [dot] com.

Completed Searches