Director, Center for Opportunity Policy

Location: New Orleans, Baton Rouge or virtual in Louisiana

The Pelican Institute for Public Policy seeks a director of its newly-launched Kevin Kane Center for Opportunity Policy. The successful candidate will be passionate about creating a culture of freedom and economic opportunity in Louisiana, will appreciate the atmosphere of an ambitious start-up, and will be confident and conversant in free-market public policy.

The focus of this work will be developing policy research, building coalitions, working with policy makers and opinion leaders, and persuasively communicating solutions that address the root policy drivers of systematic poverty and obstacles to economic mobility. This individual will champion ideas that clear pathways of opportunity and work for every Louisianan. The candidate may work remotely within the State of Louisiana or from the organization’s offices in New Orleans or Baton Rouge and will require frequent travel.

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