Chief Operating Officer

Alex & Red has been engaged to recruit a Chief Operating Officer by The Brookwood Community, A God-centered educational, residential, and entrepreneurial community for adults with disabilities that provides an educational environment that creates meaningful jobs, builds a sense of belonging, and demands dignity and respect for adults with special needs. As a key member of The Brookwood Community’s management team, the Chief Operating Officer will serve as an internal leader of the organization and will provide a strong day-to-day presence; bridge the organizations functional operations and support an open-door philosophy among all community members, citizens and constituents. The Chief Operating Officer will direct Brookwood’s business enterprises, including Retail Operations, The Café at Brookwood, Horticulture and Crafts Operations. He or she will have experience leading an executive management team, and developing a passionate, performance and mission driven culture among a group of diverse, talented individuals. While it is essential that the Chief Operating Officer bring effective systems to increase the efficiency of the organization, it is critical that they lead in a way that empowers the team and retains the culture, core values and the entrepreneurial spirit that drives Brookwood. The Chief Operating Officer will report to the Chief Executive Officer and will manage a team of five direct reports. Candidates should have a minimum of ten years of leadership experience in not-for-profit business management and operations, including budgeting and planning experience and a track record of identifying opportunities for improved efficiencies and cost control through the implementation of best practices.

Contact:

 John Mann
Managing Director
Alex & Red
3200 Kirby Drive, Suite 800
Houston, Texas 77098
(713) 333-7010
jmann@alexandred.com

Miriam McHenry
Director
Alex & Red
3200 Kirby Drive, Suite 800
Houston, Texas 77098
mmchenry@alexandred.com