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Director of Policy Initatives (MD DDC)

Company: Maryland Developmental Disabilities Council
Location: Baltimore, MD

The Maryland Developmental Disabilities Council, a statewide public policy and advocacy organization, is hiring a Director of Policy Initiatives. We are a dynamic organization that creates change to make it possible for people with developmental disabilities to live the lives they want with the support they need. We do this by advocating, funding projects, creating resources, and partnering to find new ways to better support people with developmental disabilities and families.

The Director of Policy Initiatives is an expert in policy and issues that affect people with developmental disabilities and their families. They lead, coordinate, and participate in many different initiatives and activities of the Council related to the Council's State Plan. They also represent the Council on committees, coalitions, and commissions to further the Council's mission and impact public policy and program issues. The Director of Policy Initiatives assists the Executive Director, as needed, with legislative work related to their areas of responsibility.

The selected candidate will join a small staff and work with a 30 member Council.

To Apply
To see full description and application, click here.
All applications must be submitted through this link to be considered.
Applications must be submitted by November 12, 2021.

Our Mission

The Maryland Developmental Disabilities Council creates change to make it possible for people with developmental disabilities to live the lives they want with the support they need.

Our Vision

People with and without disabilities in Maryland live, learn, work, and play together.

Click here to learn more about the specific ways we advance our mission, and an overview of our priorities.