Reports to: President, Board of Directors
Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art
Oak Brook, Illinois, United States (On-Site)
The Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art is a not-for-profit museum located in the
west suburbs of Chicago. Since 1962 the Museum has specialized in carved
hardstone art objects from around the world with a unique emphasis on Chinese
jade from the Qing dynasty to the Republic period. The Museum also houses
collections of minerals, gemstones, fossils and provides educational
programming and special exhibits to the public. The Museum welcomes nearly
28,000 visitors annually and maintains community outreach programs and
exhibits. Through the vision and efforts of several generations of the Lizzadro
family, the Museum has grown over the last 60+ years and is ready to begin the
next phase of stewardship. In 2019 the Museum relocated to a new 15,000 sq. ft.
facility and is seeking a dynamic leader to contribute to our future.
The Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art is in search of an Executive Director
seeking an exciting opportunity to work with our knowledgeable staff and be
responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the Museum. The
Executive Director will report to and work with the President and the Museum’s
Board of Directors to develop program and exhibit priorities, financial
sustainability, and continue museum standards and best practices. The inspired
energetic candidate will bring creativity and leadership to our museum.
Comprehensive benefits package. Interested applicants please send cover letter,
resume/CV, and references to: email@example.com.
Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art considers applicants for all positions without
regard to gender, race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, disability,
political affiliation, marital status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected
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