The Michigan Association of Regions (MAR) has issued a Request for Proposal(s) (RFP) seeking a contractor to serve as its Executive Director in a part-time role. The Executive Director will facilitate MAR's mission of supporting its membership of planning regions, provide leadership and administrative support, and serves as the primary point of contact for members. This position reports to the MAR Board of Directors.
The MAR is a state association of the 14 regional councils in Michigan. MAR consists of a policy board of local elected and appointed officials that meets periodically to discuss regional policy issues and programs, and adopts legislative positions. MAR also has an Executive Directors Committee that meets monthly. Member services include advocacy of regional programs, training and education, research, membership surveys, networking, as well as liaison to national associations, including the National Association of Regional Councils (NARC) and the National Association of Development Organizations (NADO).