Area Director — Arlington Heights, IL


​Hersey Area Director (Suburban Chicago): Hersey is a longstanding Young Life area in suburban Chicago with a committed group of adults who care deeply for Young Life and the kids in the community. The area is financially resourced and has a solid history of financial health and good relations with the community and schools. The area currently has ministry in Hersey High School and at one time had ministry in three other high schools nearby. The area has the potential to grow into a larger job if that fits the candidates gift set.


  • ​Continue to build on the strong direct ministry at the local high school.
  • Recruit volunteers.
  • Partner with committee in fundraisers and donor relations.


  • Previous area director experience is helpful but not a necessity.


  • Salary in line with education, experience and responsibilities.
  • Medical, dental and vision.
  • Flexible paid time off.
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan.


​Hersey is an affluent northwest suburb of Chicago. It has a strong Young Life history, and the committee is seasoned. The relationship to the school is at an all time high, and the community engagement is strong.

How To Apply:

​Please contact Chicagoland Regional Administrator Kat Lam​ if interested.