Leap Solutions Group has partnered with Canine Companions for Independence® in their search for a dynamic, visionary, collaborative, innovative and seasoned Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to lead Canine Companions® through its next phase of deliberate growth, improve the organization’s operating infrastructure to allow for expanded services nationwide, and sustain its high standards for trained assistance dogs, provided at no cost to people with disabilities. The ideal candidate for this position will have in-depth experience working within a national organization(s) with complex, multifaceted programs. In addition to being adept at successfully forging and maintaining national donor and community partnerships, he/she will have a track record of enhancing staff engagement and working collaboratively and effectively with governing Boards. In this role, the CEO will provide strong leadership, communicate across a variety of audiences (staff, board, volunteers, stakeholders, government/community partners, etc.), and have a firm understanding of fiscal management, contracts, regulations, strategic planning and funding sources.