Date: April 24, 2009
Media Contacts: Marcus Rosano, 240-567-4022; Elizabeth Homan, 240-567-7970
Montgomery College Seeks Board of Trustees Members
Applications Due to Nominating Committee by May 11, 2009
The Montgomery College Board of Trustees Nominating Committee is seeking applicants to fill two vacancies on the College’s Board of Trustees. The vacancies are for partial terms expiring on June 30, 2010 and June 30, 2014.
Montgomery County citizens interested in serving on the Montgomery College Board of Trustees should submit a letter of intent and a resume, together with any supporting references or other documentation, to the chairman of the nominating committee, Fred Evans, no later than Monday, May 11, 2009, at 5 p.m. at the e-mail address noted below.
The Board of Trustees is the governance body for Montgomery College which serves nearly 60,000 students annually through credit and non-credit courses. The community college has campuses in Germantown, Rockville, Takoma Park/Silver Spring, and a Workforce Development and Continuing Education division with training centers in Wheaton and Gaithersburg, and other off-campus sites.
The members of the Montgomery College Board of Trustees are appointed by the Maryland governor, upon the recommendation of a five-person nominating committee of local residents who are not currently serving the College in any official capacity. With the exception of the student board member, the governor’s appointments are subject to Maryland State Senate confirmation.
Persons who wish to be considered for this position cannot be employed by Montgomery College in any capacity. Applicants must attend a one-hour orientation session at Montgomery College before an interview with the nominating committee. Trustees devote in excess of 240 hours per year as a board member and receive no compensation.
The letter of intent, resume and other materials, including telephone numbers and e-mail address, should be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for receipt of submission is Monday, May 11, 2009, at 5 p.m.
For additional information about the nominating process, contact Fred Evans at 301-424-5169 or Arlean Graham, from the Montgomery College Board of Trustees Office, at 240-567-7120.
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