Chief Communications Officer


NACAC Begins Search for CCO Position

The National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) seeks a strategic, highly motivated, and creative professional to lead its communications program to a new level of excellence and impact as its inaugural chief communications officer (CCO).

Reporting to NACAC’s chief executive officer (CEO), Dr. Angel B. Pérez, and serving on the executive team, the CCO will work in partnership with the CEO, the senior leadership team, and the Board of Directors to clarify and advance the association’s national and international standing with members and other constituencies as NACAC pursues its new vision and strategic direction. The CCO will build an innovative and strategic communications approach; develop and oversee a new association brand and message; drive forward outreach that engages and inspires members; advise the CEO and senior leadership on communications, marketing, and public relations matters; and effectively address communications crises that may emerge.

The CCO will lead a growing communications office in applying the full range of digital, print, and media relations assets to advance the association’s work at a time of momentous change, including through skillful and thoughtful collaboration with colleagues across the association.


Position Statement
Download the Chief Communications Officer - Position Statement.

Applications and Inquiries
To inquire further, or apply for this role, please email your cover letter and résumé to

NACAC is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law. NACAC offers competitive compensation, an excellent benefits and retirement package, and a convenient location in the Washington, DC metro area.

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