Disability Rights Iowa

Disability Rights Iowa (DRI) is a well-established, innovative, statewide not-for-profit organization dedicated to advancing the rights of Iowans with disabilities, including Iowans with mental illness. DRI works to achieve fairness and justice for people with disabilities through quality legal representation, advocacy, investigations of abuse and neglect, peer/self-advocacy services, community partnerships, legislative and regulatory advocacy work, education and outreach. DRI’s legal work includes individual advocacy, systemic advocacy, and impact litigation. DRI is the federally-mandated protection and advocacy agency for Iowans with disabilities. For more information, go to www.driowa.org.

Disability Rights Iowa Des Moines, IA, USA
Dec 09, 2020
Full time
Disability Rights Iowa (DRI) seeks an Executive Director to lead our dynamic advocacy organization as we continue our mission to identify and eliminate the barriers that Iowans with disabilities of all ages face in exercising their civil, legal and human rights. The Executive Director will lead the organization as we work toward an improved quality of life for Iowans with disabilities, their families and our community as a whole. About Disability Rights Iowa Disability Rights Iowa (DRI) is a well-established, innovative, statewide not-for-profit organization dedicated to advancing the rights of Iowans with disabilities, including Iowans with mental illness. DRI works to achieve fairness and justice for people with disabilities through quality legal representation, advocacy, investigations of abuse and neglect, peer/self-advocacy services, community partnerships, legislative and regulatory advocacy work, education and outreach. DRI’s legal work includes individual...