Employment at FAM

The Fredericksburg Area Museum (FAM) seeks a President and CEO with the vision and operational skills to realize the regional history museum’s full potential.


Chartered in 1985, FAM is an integral part of the dynamic culture of Fredericksburg, connecting people to the history of the region by telling stories from its earliest inhabitants to its contemporary residents. With a unique focus on the elevation and reinterpretation of African American history within the region, FAM is positioned to ignite inspiring conversations and learning that forge a greater future.


The next President will be a charismatic and diplomatic leader tasked with engaging new audiences, raising visibility, and expanding FAM’s base of support. They will be a passionate spokesperson, conveying enthusiasm for preserving the region’s culture heritage, history, and current affairs to civic leaders, community groups, and prospective donors.


The President will bring strong operational skills, balance the needs of internal and external stakeholders, build a stable revenue model to sustain and expand relevant programming, and guide a small professional staff.


FAM is conducting this search in partnership with Good Insight, a national executive search firm serving nonprofits. Visit www.good-insight.org/careers for more information.

Volunteer Positions Available


Fam is seeking volunteers to assist with our  Admissions Operations and Sounds of Summer concert series. Please Contact FAM for additional information at info@famcc.org, or 540-371-3037 ext. 135