The Summit Foundation is the local community foundation for Summit County and our neighboring communities. As the leading nonprofit in our community, we work in conjunction with local community partners to make a difference through grants and strategic partnerships. We also offer scholarships and ongoing support for local students, with a particular focus on first-generation students. The Summit Foundation is committed to providing outstanding leadership in bringing people together to address critical issues facing our local families and community.

Current Opening: Director of Development

The Development Director works in conjunction with the Executive Director and the Summit Foundation’s Board of Trustees/Committees to raise funds that support the community and scholarships, planning and executing the implementation of strategic and annual goals that focus on Foundation growth, community impact, and relationships.

The position is responsible for the strategy, oversight, and management of The Summit Foundation’s philanthropic services including building relationships, fundraising, expanding the community culture of philanthropy, connecting donors to the community, and providing philanthropic expertise to help donors achieve their charitable goals.

Full Job Description and Qualifications

Application Process

Please send your resume and an email introduction to Executive Director Jeanne Bistranin at