Now Hiring: Young Audiences of Oregon & SW Washington Seeks Executive Director

Young Audiences of Oregon & SW Washington (YAOW), Young Audiences Arts for Learning's Portland-based affiliate, is now accepting applications for the position of Executive Director. The successful candidate will oversee organizational leadership, vision, and strategy, which they will shape in partnership with a diverse and engaged set of stakeholders.

This is an exciting time for YAOW, full of potential to innovate, strengthen, and build from a position of stability. The incoming Executive Director has a significant opportunity to set the strategy for this storied organization's next chapter as it enters a new decade, balancing development, financial, operational, and programmatic responsibilities. 

Read the full job description and application instructions here.


About Young Audiences of Oregon & SW Washington (YAOW)
Founded in 1958, YAOW offers a full range of educational arts programming spanning disciplines and cultures – the only arts organization in the region to do so. It also provides professional development for teachers and sponsors a professional development program for artists from all disciplines and media. In addition, the organization partners with local arts and cultural organizations to provide programs in suburban and rural communities. Equipped with an understanding that students learn better when they have access to different methods of expression, YAOW designs special programs to meet the changing needs in the populations it serves. To learn more about YAOW, visit

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