The Trust is recruiting for a permanent CEO

[Application period is closed]

The Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority (Trust) is recruiting for the position of Chief Executive Officer. The Trust CEO is responsible for the oversight of the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority, including the Trust Authority Office and the Trust Land Office, and works closely with the board of trustees to accomplish the Trust’s mission and vision and assure that the Trust is accountable to its beneficiaries.

The CEO manages relationships with key State department partners including the Departments of Health and Social Services (DHSS), Revenue (DOR), and Natural Resources (DNR), as well as statutory advisory boards. The CEO provides advice and counsel to the board of trustees as it carries out its statutory governance functions authorized under AS 47.30.026.

Candidates who wish to apply for the position must submit a cover letter, resume, and the names and telephone numbers of three professional references to: Valette Keller, Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority, 3745 Community Park Loop Suite 200, Anchorage AK 99508 or

The application period closes October 8, 2021. Inquiries will be kept confidential.

A complete copy of the position description can be downloaded here. This is a fully exempt, professional position in Anchorage, Alaska, and is offered with a starting salary of $190,000+ annually and a complete State of Alaska benefit package.  Final salary will be negotiated at the time of hire and will be based upon the successful candidate’s qualifications and experience.

The Trust and State of Alaska is an equal employment opportunity employer and supports workplace diversity.  Individuals requiring accommodation should call 907-269-6039.

[Application period is closed]