Chief Program Officer
Smart Start of Forsyth County, Inc.
Winston-Salem, North Carolina
The Chief Program Officer (CPO) will serve as a critical member of the leadership team. In collaboration with the CEO, the CPO will oversee a significant portfolio of programs and related services; evaluate the effectiveness of programs to provide ongoing feedback; help to promote and diversify funding through effective resource stewardship at an agency with a healthy mix of government funding and private philanthropic support; raise the agency’s profile through external communications; provide mentoring, guidance, supervision, and professional development to all leadership staff; and enhance the structure of the organization by staying abreast of developments in Early Intervention and Inclusion, Early Care and Education, Child Health and Family Engagement.
The CPO will oversee a program portfolio that includes: 1) NC Pre-K programming, Subsidies, Teaching and Learning Services, Family Engagement, Training and Technical Assistance. The CPO will also engage a Board of Directors committee under the direction of the CEO.