The San Miguel (Colorado) Authority for Regional Transportation (SMART) composed of member jurisdictions of San Miguel County and the Towns of Telluride and Mountain Village, Colorado seeks candidates to serve as the first Executive Director of the newly created Transportation Authority. The Authority serves a progressive resort community located in Western Colorado. The area is home to the world class Telluride Ski Resort. Residents enjoy excellent schools, high quality municipal services, and access to extensive public lands.
In November 2016, voters approved establishment of the Authority funded from sales tax and a property tax within its boundaries. Grant monies and potentially contracts for services are envisioned to be part of its revenue mix. SMART is governed by a six-member Board of Directors composed of two elected officials from each government. The Executive Director is appointed by the Board.
Starting salary of $100,000-115,000 DOQ. Excellent benefit package. Housing assistance to be negotiated. Apply at once online to www.govhrusa.com/current-positions/recruitment with resume, cover letter, and contact information for five professional references by August 15, 2017 to the attention of Cristi Musser; 630 Dundee Road, Suite 130, Northbrook, IL 60062 Tel: 847-380-3240.