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Executive Director

Janesville, WI

Executive Director Rock Valley Community Programs

Rock Valley Community Programs, Inc. (RVCP, Inc.) is seeking an Executive Director to provide for the management and strategic direction for its organization and its various programs. RVCP is a private, non-profit agency that has been providing correctional services in Rock County since 1971, beginning with the opening of a residential service for parolees. Today, RVCP, Inc. has the capacity to serve 183 clients through the Department of Corrections, Federal Bureau of Prisons, The US Department of Veterans Affairs, and the Department of Health and Family Services. As of 2023, RVCP, Inc. administers five treatment programs. These services include Compass Behavioral Health Clinic, Residential Re-entry Program, Veteran's Services Department, Turning Point - Supportive Housing Services, and Harper's Place. The Executive Director shall be responsible for ensuring compliance and enforcing contracts with federal and state correctional agencies that provide the majority of RVCP’s funding as well as the veterans’ and substance abuse treatment programs. Competitive salary and benefits package included.

For more information about RVCP and the Executive Director position, please visit and click on the recruitment brochure or contact Chris Lowe, Partner at Government Professional Solutions, LLC at [email protected] or call (785) 766-9104.

Areas of Responsibility: 

The Executive Director is responsible for management of all grants and contracts with federal and state agencies that fund RVCP programs. Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice, Social Work, Public Health, or some equivalent educational discipline and/or experience that will equip the applicant with the necessary knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job. Experience with the management of State or Federal programs and the management of a non-profit are essential to success in this position.

Educational Background: 
Bachelors Degree Social Work, Public Administration, Criminal Justice
  • The ideal candidate should be detail-oriented and experienced with oversight and management of State and Federal contracts, including Bureau of Prisons contracts.
  • Strong financial background in a public or non-profit setting with a track record of ethical stewardship of public finances.
  • The Executive Director should be a strong negotiator who is able to fully understand the needs of our organization so that contracts with Federal and State agencies will accurately return the appropriate revenues to maintain outstanding service levels.
  • Excellent people skills to assist in the development and support of our diverse and talented workforce.
  • Skilled advocate and communicator. Experience in therapeutic methodologies and licensure to assist in the care of our diverse population will be helpful.

Important qualities and characteristics include: open-minded, team-oriented, passionate about the mission of community corrections, and understanding of substance and mental health disorders. The successful candidate will be expected to immerse themselves in the Rock County community to maximize effectiveness in networking and fundraising.



Salary range is $115,000-130,000 per year DOQ with an excellent benefit package that includes health, dental, vision and disability insurance coverage.

Additional Information: 

Rock Valley Community Programs, Inc. ( RVCP, Inc.) is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not 
discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetic information, or any other status protected by law or regulation. It is the organization’s intention that all qualified applicants be given equal opportunity and that selection decisions are based solely on job-related factors.


Organization Info

Rock Valley Community Programs

Janesville, WI
About Us

RVCP, Inc.'s mission is to provide transitional and supportive housing, addictions and mental health treatment services to adults in the Rock County Area, through evidence based models for the future and continued success of our clients, transforming their lives in positive directions.

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Listing Stats

Post Date: 
Mar 25 2024
Active Until: 
Apr 25 2024
Hiring Organization: 
Rock Valley Community Programs