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ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY LOAN FUND AUTHORITY

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR JOB DESCRIPTION

 

State the chief objective of your position in a brief statement:

The incumbent serves as the Executive Director of the Assistive Technology Loan Fund Authority (ATLFA). In this capacity, the incumbent serves as the chief executive officer and functions as a member of the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors. The Executive Director administers, manages and directs the affairs and activities of the Authority in accordance with the policies and under the control and direction of the Board. This includes management of the financial resources of Fund, administration of the loan process, coordination with participating financial institutions , interfacing with prospective loan clients, providing fund raising capability through grant applications, community networking, etc., and participating in ATLFA Board meetings. This position is responsible for assuring all annual and other reports are submitted to the Office of the Governor, the General Assembly, and the Comptroller's office. The incumbent represents the Authority at all formal and statewide meetings, functions and events.

 

Percent of Total Working Time

30%

 


 

 

25%





 

 

15%



 

 

15%

 

 

 

10%

 

5%

Work Tasks and Duties

Serves as the Executive Director of the Assistive Technology Loan Fund Authority, is an independent state authority run by a twelve member Board of Directors appointed by the Governor. Employee functions as Chief Executive Officer of the Authority providing leadership, direction, and day to day management of the Assistive Technology Loan Fund Authority. Serves as an officer of the Board of Directors as well as a member of the Executive Committee of the Board in accordance with the Authority's bylaws.

The Executive Director administers, manages and directs the affairs and activities of the Authority in accordance with the policies and under the control and direction of the Board. Except as may be authorized by the Board, the Executive Director approves all accounts for allowable expenses of the Authority or of any employee, or consultant providing services to the Board and for expenses incidental to the operation of the Authority. Provides management of the entire financial resources of the Authority invested in multiple accounts and locations.

Represents the Authority to the General Assembly as well as to legislative commissions. Responds to requests for information from the Administration, members of the General Assembly, as well as from state agencies. Assures annual reports are developed for the Governor, General Assembly and State Comptroller in accordance with the Code of Virginia. Coordinates all legal issues and questions with the Office of the Attorney General under the direction of the Board of Directors.

Administers and oversees the application to the Loan Fund, certifying those individuals who are eligible to the Board. Raises funds from corporate, foundation and government entities. Provides public relations and educational services on behalf of the Board. Represents the agency at statewide meetings. Provides information and technical assistance to consumer groups, service providers and other organizations, as needed.

Serves as Loan Officer for the Authority, making direct loans in accordance with Board decisions; repays portions of loans in accordance with bank agreements; purchases notes and converts to ATLFA loans prior to going into default.

Conducts special reports and assignments in a timely manner to facilitate improved service delivery systems within the agency.

 

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