Job Opening for Office & Volunteer Coordinator

Posted by on Nov 16, 2012 in nonprofit administration, nonprofit job, office administration, volunteer coordinator | Comments Off on Job Opening for Office & Volunteer Coordinator

We are looking for a warm, organized “front door” representative to oversee the administrative systems and coordinate volunteers. The ideal candidate will have a keen mind, boundless energy, be attentive to details and have a sense of fun. Candidates need to have:  At least 2-4 years of administrative support experience with demonstrated results in a similar position preferred.  High school diploma required; Associate, Technical or Bachelor degree preferred.  The position is a full-time position with health and paid time-off benefits. Wage will be DOE and competitive with...

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Presenting at the National Federation Conference

Posted by on Nov 15, 2012 in family support, family support organization, federation conference, King County, King County FSO, national federation, sustainable family support organization | Comments Off on Presenting at the National Federation Conference

A contingent from GPS for Youth and Families along with staff from King County have just arrived in Washington, D.C. to present at the 23rd Annual National Federation Conference. The conference runs from November 14-18 with the theme “Sustaining and Expanding Excellence in Children’s Mental Health Services and Supports.”The annual National Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health conference brings thousands of families, youth and professionals together to discuss the latest trends in Children’s Mental Health while fostering personal and professional...

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New Executive Director Hired!

Posted by on Nov 2, 2012 in executive director, family support, family support organization, King County FSO, youth peers | Comments Off on New Executive Director Hired!

Executive Director, Susan Millender We are excited to introduce Susan Millender as the first executive director of Guided Pathways – Support for Youth and Families! “Susan brings a wealth of experience as a non-profit professional in Puget Sound, and lived experience as the parent of two children who have struggled with mental health issues,” said Board President, Gretchen Herzog. Susan has more than 15 years of non-profit leadership experience in developing and implementing social service programs and grassroots advocacy initiatives with strong volunteer engagement. Her...

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