2019 BOARD OF DIRECTORS
About Our Executive Director
Raland S. Hatchett is the Executive Director of the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Summit, Medina, and Stark counties, Inc. an affiliate of Big Brothers Big Sisters of America the nation’s largest donor-and volunteer-supported mentoring network. In this position, Hatchett leads a team of youth development specialist serving 361 children who are matched with an adult volunteer in the community and site based programs for children age 6-18. Hatchett is focused on helping the organization meet it strategic initiatives’ of increasing brand awareness, service delivery and quality in its core programs, financial sustainability, and board development. Hatchett passion for mentoring and working with youth, coupled with his experience, energy, and business relationship will bode well for the agency.
Previously, Hatchett served as Executive Director of Greater Cleveland Partnership MBDA Business Center (Minority Business Development Agency) in Cleveland, Ohio. In this position, Hatchett led a team of business experts who provided minority entrepreneurs with strategic business consulting services designed to assist with access to contracts, capital and new markets (domestic and international).
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One of the most rewarding ways to get involved is to work with us. A career with BBBS is an opportunity to merge your talents and personal values with your desire to make a difference. Every day, we are changing the perspectives of children and enabling them to see the world around them in a more positive light. With that newfound point of view, they can see their potential more clearly and dream bigger about their future. Our success is a result of committed and inspired employees, working together to make a lasting impact on America’s youth, schools, and communities.
We need talented and passionate people who are committed to a diverse workforce with representation from every walk of life. Our organization is enhanced when we unite people of diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Summit, Medina, and Stark counties, Inc. offers a flexible work environment that is upbeat and fun.contact us for opportunities