Colorado Nonprofit Association

Director of Forestry

Position Overview

The Arkansas River Watershed Collaborative (ARWC) seeks a motivated individual to direct and advance ARWC’s robust forestry program. Reporting to the Executive Director (ED), the Director of Forestry (DF) supports ARWC’s mission through the vision and development of large-scale projects and collaborations designed to increase the pace, scale, and impact of forest health work in the Arkansas River Basin. The DF collaborates with a diverse suit of partners to encourage resilient and healthy landscapes where we live, work, and recreate.  

About Us

ARWC champions watershed health initiatives for economic, ecological, and societal benefit throughout Colorado’s Arkansas River Basin. We create resilient and healthy watersheds, build networks of informed and active community members, and provide expertise and support in the wake of wildfires. Together, we’re not just envisioning—we’re actively building—a sustainable legacy for the Arkansas River Basin. Discover more at 


Core Responsibilities

Leadership, Strategy, and Impact
Program Management
Administrative & Other Duties


Our ideal applicant: