Associate/Executive Director Application


The Good News Foundation of Central NY, Inc. is seeking an Associate/Executive Director.

About The Good News Foundation

The Good News Foundation of CNY, Inc. has been supporting the Christian/Catholic faith communities of the Greater Utica area for over thirty years. We believe that sharing the love and knowledge of Jesus Christ is characterized by faith in action. Therefore we provide both spiritual renewal opportunities and support for individuals and families going through difficult circumstances. We support likeminded charities monetarily and through works of charity. For more information on The Good News Foundation view our Annual Report here.

About the Position

The Associate/Executive Director is ultimately responsible for the operation of the organization as it relates to implementation of policy as established by the Board of Directors, planning, oversight of staff, operations, facilities and finances. The Associate/Executive Director is responsible for all aspects of the programs and events sponsored by the Good News Foundation including development and implementation. The Associate/Executive Director promotes growth, retention and increased program enrollment while fostering a supportive, positive atmosphere that welcomes and respects all individuals. The Associate/Executive Director provides direct leadership, instruction, motivation, and safety for participants, guests and staff. This is framed in a Christ-centered environment that is welcoming, genuine, and hopeful. This position reports directly to the retiring Executive Director and is available immediately. Please read full job description here. Salary range is 80,000-100,000.

About the Candidate

The Good News Foundation of Central NY, Inc. is seeking an Associate Director to step into the role of Executive Director. The candidate will be a practicing Catholic able to demonstrate a minimum of 3 years leadership overseeing operations, finances and staff. This includes programming, fund development and facility usage. Experience fostering relationships with Board of Directors, volunteers, religious and lay church and community leaders is also desired. 


Those interested must complete the application and include cover letter, resume and reference letter from your Catholic pastor and submit everything by February 1, 2023. Mail to: The Good News Foundation of Central New York, Inc. Attn: HR-10475 Cosby Manor Road-Utica, NY 13502 or email pdf files to

 The mission of The Good News Foundation is to share the love and knowledge of Jesus Christ through hospitality, spiritual growth and renewal, and support of individuals, parish communities and family life.