Seeking Executive Director

Executive Director

The Port Townsend Marine Science Center is seeking a visionary and entrepreneurial leader who will guide the organization as it transitions into a new facility, ensuring PTMSC’s ability to meet its mission to inspire conservation of the Salish Sea.
The Executive Director is the chief executive officer of PTMSC, leading all operations and activities under the governance and oversight of the Board of Directors.

The full job description is available here.

Apply via email to with:

  • A cover letter (maximum three pages) that describes why you are interested in becoming the ED of PTMSC and how your experience relates to our three core competencies: lifelong learning, community science, and the visitor experience.
  • A resume, including contact information for three professional references.

(Other materials submitted will not be considered.)

Position will remain open until filled.

Additional Resources:

PTMSC Strategic Plan

2020 Annual Report

2020 IRS 990