F.O.C.U.S. Greater Syracuse announces retirement of Chuckie Holstein; begins search for next executive director

Charlotte (Chuckie) Holstein has announced she will retire as executive director of F.O.C.U.S. Greater Syracuse effective April 28, 2017, after nearly 20 years of leadership. In accepting her decision, the F.O.C.U.S. Board of Directors expressed sincere gratitude for her vision and work that has allowed citizens across our community to be meaningfully engaged with government on issues vital to our city and region.

The full news release announcing Chuckie Holstein’s retirement is available by clicking HERE.

A formal search process has begun for the next executive director. Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.  Applications will be accepted through March 10, 2017.

More information on the search process for applicants and a job description can be found by clicking HERE.

F.O.C.U.S. Greater Syracuse is a not-for-profit, citizen-driven organization serving Central New York that taps citizen creativity and citizen engagement to impact change by enabling citizens, organizations, and government to work together to enhance the quality of our lives and our economic future. F.O.C.U.S. stands for Forging Our Communities United Strength.