Living Well Disability Services is seeking an authentic, proven leader to serve as its President and CEO. This role is the face of Living Well as well as the senior leader responsible for fulfillment of Living Well’s mission, vision, values, and all aspects of Living Well operations.
The ideal candidate for the next President/CEO of Living Well is an experienced, strategic, and visionary leader with a passion for transforming the lives of people impacted by intellectual, developmental, and physical disabilities. A growth-oriented mindset and proven experience leading organizations through change are musts. The successful candidate will be a proven leader with experience developing, mentoring, and retaining a high functioning staff and will be committed to making the right decisions on behalf of those served and passionate about retaining Living Well’s position as a leader in the industry.
View the full position profile at https://cohentaylor.com/position-profile/living-well
To apply, please send your resume to LivingWell@cohentaylor.com. All inquiries will remain confidential.
The Board of Directors has appointed Rod Carlson to serve as Interim President and CEO following President and CEO Julie Manworren’s resignation. The Board has begun the search process for the next President and CEO of the organization. Carlson began serving as Interim President and CEO on January 16, 2020.
Board Chair, Melissa Bayne said, “During Rod’s 34 years with Living Well Disability Services, he has demonstrated a deep understanding of the organization and a passion and commitment for the people it supports. We are confident Rod will ensure Living Well continues to provide exceptional services during this leadership transition.” For more info please see the Interim CEO Press Release.
Founded as Dakota’s Children in 1972 Living Well Disability Services™ delivers exceptional services that transform the lives of people impacted by intellectual, developmental and physical disabilities.
Our exceptional services are available to people in their own home or in one of the 34 homes we operate throughout and around the metro. Our care involves person-centered service, wellness programming, and assistive technology to empower people to live with independence, choice, and dignity.
OUR MISSION: Living Well Disability Services provides exceptional services that transform the lives of people impacted by disabilities.
OUR VISION: A day when all people impacted by disabilities live well.
OUR VALUES: Advocacy, Community, Leadership, Respect, Wellness — Our values shape our decisions and guide our actions.
You can order great gear and help people with disabilities at the same time! For every item you purchase, 10% comes right back to Living Well Disability Services.
We’ve got a great selection of clothing for men, women and children in all styles and sizes. Please feel free to show your Living Well support and wear some cool clothes at the same time. Click right here to see all the great options. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Betsy King at Betsy.King@livingwell.org. Your order will be delivered to your home with a flat $5 shipping fee. Happy hunting!
(Please note: The orders are processed every other Friday. They arrive at the buyer’s address approximately 4 weeks after the processing date.)
From ARRM‘s website: “2019 ARRM Cares Winner Donna Sanderson has worked for Living Well Disability Services for 41 years! Her years of experience have allowed her to develop great relationships with those she supports and their families. Donna’s dedication to the field is truly inspiring.
Watch her story in this video and see how
she makes a difference every single day.
Each year ARRM honors the best DSPs in Minnesota, providing direct care to people with disabilities living and working in their communities. These caregivers show outstanding compassion, person-centeredness, and professionalism.”
2019 ARRM Cares Winner Donna Sanderson has worked for Living Well Disability Services for 41 years! Her years of experience have allowed her to develop great relationships with those she supports and their families. Donna’s dedication to the field is truly inspiring.”
Living Well Disability Services
1168 Northland Drive
Mendota Heights, MN 55120
p 651.688.8808 | f 1-651.560.3888
View our 40th Anniversary Video to learn more about our beginning and history.