The American Civil Liberties Union of Alaska and Foundation
The American Civil Liberties Union of Alaska and Foundation (ACLU of Alaska) seek a dynamic, experienced, Executive Director to lead and significantly expand a civil liberties agenda throughout Alaska. The ACLU-Alaska is a not-for-profit, nonpartisan organization which uses legal, legislative and public education approaches to protect and promote a broad range of constitutional issues affecting individual rights and freedoms, encompassing racial justice, reproductive justice, religious liberty, voting rights, equality for the LGBT community, and more. The ACLU of Alaska is an affiliate of the national ACLU, which is the leading national defender of the civil liberties guaranteed by our nation’s Bill of Rights.
Founded in 1971, the ACLU of Alaska is one of Alaska’s premier public advocacy organizations. Based in Anchorage, the ACLU of Alaska has an operating budget of approximately $750,000 dollars, and a 15-member Board of Directors and a staff of 5 leading the organization.