CA FWD is Hiring a Chief Executive Officer!

300 232 CA FWD

Join us at California Forward (CA FWD) as we lead a statewide movement towards inclusive, sustainable growth for all Californians! As a 501(c)(3) organization, we drive collective action to identify scalable solutions to our state’s challenges. Our belief in the power of regional solutions and the “triple bottom line” approach guides our work towards economic, environmental, and equitable prosperity.

Partnering with the California Stewardship Network (CSN), we center and elevate regions, host the annual California Economic Summit, and support ongoing learning in our 26 regional members. We’re seeking a visionary Chief Executive Officer who shares our commitment to systemic change, regional action and equity and economic inclusion as theories of change.

If you’re an executive leader with 7-10 years of experience in non-profit or public agency leadership, working knowledgeable about California governance, policy, and administration, we want to hear from you! Join us in driving meaningful change at the state level.

This position offers a salary range of $250,000 – $275,000 with potential bonuses and generous benefits. Applications will be accepted until filled, with first consideration given to those received by March 15, 2024. Apply now by submitting your resume and letter of interest to

For confidential inquiries, contact Ms. Brett Byers at 323-403-8279 or, or Ms. Christine Boulware at 312-391-6098 or Learn more about this opportunity on The Byers Group website

Let’s work together towards a better California! #CAForward #CEOOpportunity #InclusiveGrowth