San Francisco, CA

Chief Executive Officer


m/Oppenheim Associates is assisting Project Open Hand in the search for a visionary Chief Executive Officer to continue the mission of educating healthcare payers and providers of the role medical nutrition plays in health outcomes. For more information please review the complete Position Description.

The priorities for the new CEO will be to build on the momentum the organization has achieved in the last three years as a leader in the Food = Medicine movement by scaling the organization to meet the need and lead the movement. Doing so will require the CEO to increase revenue through new and expanded relationships with government entities, health insurance companies and foundations. As a fearless fundraiser and advocate for medical nutrition intervention, the CEO will spend the majority of their time being externally focused, necessitating that they lead the Executive Team with clear communication, goals and objectives, that the work is measurable, and that they are empowered to do their best work.

Founded in 1985, Project Open Hand‘s mission is to improve health outcomes and quality of life by providing nutritious meals to the sick and vulnerable, caring for and educating our community. Located in the Tenderloin district of San Francisco, POH’s current operating budget is approximately $13M and employs a staff of 120. The complete position description can be found here.

For additional information or to apply, please contact Lisa Grossman at info[at]moppenheim[dot]com.