Founded in 1965, The Museum of Fine Arts St. Petersburg is the first and largest art museum in St. Petersburg, MFA St. Pete is a cultural leader in the community and its collection of art — the largest encyclopedic collection in the state of Florida — celebrates diversity and a global, shared history. MFA St. Pete strives to “engage, educate, and excite the community by collecting, exhibiting, and preserving works of art for the enjoyment of all,” according to its mission statement.
Under the direction of the Museum’s sixth Executive Director and CEO, Kristen A. Shepherd, MFA St. Pete is undergoing a renaissance, creating a buzz nationally and internationally, curating exhibits that provide artistic and educational value. With visitor traffic and memberships on the rise, MFA St. Pete is increasing investment in a strong advancement team and seeks a sophisticated, experienced Director of Development to grow a comprehensive and modern fundraising program.
If you are an accomplished senior development professional with gravitas, possessing a proven track record in building sustainable high-performing development programs, and have a demonstrated history of developing successful relationships with high-net-worth individuals and institutional leadership, your expertise can propel forward the mission, vision, and ambition of MFA St. Pete.