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Executive Director of Operations


This is a Contract position in Broussard, LA posted January 14, 2022.

External Description


Works with the Sr. Executive Director in supporting all new development projects as well as working with new and existing programs to ensure programs are following fidelity to the model and providing quality service. This position will act for the Sr. Executive Director when that position is unavailable in all development and quality projects. Develops, plans, and implements strategies, objectives, goals, standards, programs, and services and makes resource allocation decisions in alignment with divisional and corporate strategy. Has overall control of planning and approving changes to methods and practices. This position will focus solely on quality and development of programs. The Executive Director won’t specifically oversee any one program but is responsible for the quality of the services being provided in the product line. The Executive Director will work with all Regional Directors in an effort to ensure that we are providing consistent quality services. The Executive Director also will be able to lead the development of new programs and assist management that are running the programs to take over once implemented and then follow through to ensure that the program is following the processes Merakey has set forth to obtain the best outcomes. Will be expected to get programs to a culture of quality and success. Models and demonstrates a positive outlook, is solution focused. Helps others work through problems, Ability to liaison between staff and management to gather and analyze operational information and be able to implement changes based upon data and interactions with staff.

Typically has primary accountability for growth and key product changes. Often serves as executive leader for major company projects. Serves as leader in the Senior Executive Director’s absence.


Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health, and education non-profit provider offering a breadth of integrated services to individuals and communities across the country. We leverage our size and expertise to develop innovative solutions and new models of care to meet the needs of individuals, their families, public and private healthcare funders and community partner organizations.

The work of Merakey is anchored in the firm belief that it is every individual’s right to achieve growth, dignity, and fulfillment in their lives. Surrounding professional staff with the best in technology and supports, Merakey is a leader in the industry and remains committed to helping people…one individual at a time.

Merakey is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer!



Master’s Degree

10 – 14 years behavioral health experience

5+ years supervisory experience + 2 years leadership experience