Do you have a passion for river restoration through rain gardens? Friends of the Rouge is pleased to announce a new intern position for 2021, based in Plymouth, MI. In addition to supervising volunteers to plant rain gardens, the position also offers tracks for interns with particular interests, skills, or experience, including: Landscape Design, Environmental Justice, Business Operations, Geospatial Data Sciences, and/or Education.
The Executive Director (ED) is the primary staff person responsible for the implementation of the Friends of the Rouge (FOTR) strategic plan. Duties include administration, management and supervision of staff, project oversight, fund development and budgeting, and public relations. The Board seeks someone who demonstrates vision, courage, patience, and the ability to provide diligent external and internal leadership.