Disabled Sports USA (a 501(c) (3) not-for-profit organization) is a national leader in adaptive sports. We have been at the forefront of adaptive sports and recreation in the U.S. for more than fifty years. Through sports, we help individuals with disabilities prosper and thrive.
Today, our industry-leading expertise and expanding network of 125 chapters in 40 states reach more than 60,000 youth and adults with disabilities annually. Our commitment is for every person, regardless of ability, to have an equal opportunity to participate in sports and recreation in their community.
DSUSA has a 50-year track record for accomplishing ambitious goals by managing programs efficiently. This year, DSUSA achieved an overall, combined administrative and fundraising expense rate of 11.7%, a fraction of the amount deemed outstanding by Charity Navigator. DSUSA undergoes multiple financial and compliance audits each year and consistently receives unqualified reports.
At Disabled Sports USA, we create the environment and opportunities that each year lead to tens of thousands of life-changing, transformative experiences expressed in our motto: “If I can do this, I can do anything!”
The Disabled Sports USA Board of Directors is seeking a new Executive Director with dynamic attributes and skills to lead the organization into the future and insure its ongoing success as a national leader.
The Executive Director’s responsibility is to collaborate with the Board to set the strategic plan and vision of the organization; to develop tactics for achieving DSUSA’s mission, goals and objectives, and to carry out the same. The Executive Director reports to the Board, which delegates responsibility for management and day-to-day operations to the Executive Director, who has the authority to carry out these responsibilities, in accordance with the direction and policies established by the Board.
The Executive Director provides management and leadership to DSUSA staff in a cooperative, unified and open environment. The Executive Director will have full operational authority of the DSUSA.
This position will be based in Rockville, Maryland. Read More