National Maritime Historical Society President/Executive Director

After leading NMHS for more than a quarter of a century, and with the Society in a strong position and in capable hands, president Burchenal Green has announced her plans to retire in 2022.

The National Maritime Historical Society is now seeking a new President/Executive Director.  We are looking for an individual who has a passion for maritime history and an aptitude for non-profit management. Candidates must have strong organizational, management, and financial skills, as well as experience in a non-profit leadership position. The ideal candidate will have a strong maritime connection, whether by profession, vocation, academic study, or affiliation.

Interested individuals should review the job posting below and submit their resume and cover letter via email to

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(posted on 12/3/2021)