Bellevue, WA

Executive Director

The Performing Arts Center Eastside (PACE) in Bellevue, Washington is in the search for a new Executive Director. The Board seeks a proven fundraiser/friend-raiser to complete a capital campaign for a performing arts center designed from the ground up to be the favored venue for modern audiences and artists of music, dance, and theatre. Please click to view the full position description or to nominate/apply.

PACE will stand as the dynamic cultural heart of the City of Bellevue and the Eastside of the Seattle metropolitan area . PACE will serve as a welcoming and inclusive venue for the region’s other flagship companies, including Seattle Symphony, Seattle Opera, Pacific Northwest Ballet, 5th Avenue Theatre, Seattle Children’s Theatre, and others. PACE will present a diverse array of the world’s finest performances and programs and be a community-centered cultural resource for all.

The Executive Director’s 5-year objective is to complete a $300+ million capital campaign to build PACE on already donated land in the center of Bellevue. The Executive Director will lead in managing an integrated project team comprised of Owners, Representatives, architects, project managers, programming professionals, marketing professionals, and community leaders.

We appreciate you sharing the position description with your network, and also any nominations you might have.

For additional information or to apply, please contact Dennis Hanthorn, Lee Kappelman, or Mark Oppenheim at info[at]moppenheim[dot]com.