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Nov 11 / BARD CEP

Highlands of Roan Stewardship Director- Asheville, NC

Organization: Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy

Position Title: Highlands of Roan Stewardship Director

Location: Asheville, NC

Hours and Compensation: full time

Application Deadline: not given



The full-time Highlands of Roan Stewardship Director responsibilities include: Advance government agency relationships to enhance stewardship of the Roan; Convene meetings of government agency partners, other conservation organizations, educational institutions, and interested individuals to facilitate effective stewardship of the Roan; Develop, communicate, and advance strong Roan stewardship policy; Lead, supervise, and conduct hands-on grassy balds restoration and management on designated sites; Partner with the State of Tennessee in managing Hampton Creek Cove State Natural Area; Serve as SAHC’s primary land steward on SAHC-owned preserves in the Roan.


Minimum of five years related professional experience. BS/BA and graduate degree in natural sciences or resource management.

How to Apply

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume with salary history and requirements, and 3 professional references to Kristy Urquhart –  Include “Roan Stewardship Director” in subject line. No phone calls please. Open until filled. SAHC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. View the full job description at

Please indicate in your cover letter that you are responding to the posting on Conservation Job Board

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