Ohlone College Seeks Applicants to Fill Vacancy on Board of Trustees - Press Release, Office of College Advancement

Monday, March 17, 2014
Office of College Advancement
Ohlone College

Fremont, CA-Due to the resignation of one of its Trustees, Ohlone Community College District now has a vacancy on its Board of Trustees. Applicants are being sought to fill a seat in Area 2, which encompasses the City of Fremont and a small part of Union City. The Board will appoint a member to fill this position from mid-May until the next election in November 2014. Candidates are eligible to apply if they are at least 18 years of age, a California citizen, a registered voter, are not disqualified by other laws to hold public office, and reside in the Area 2 boundaries.

Individuals interested in applying for this position may download a copy of the application from the Ohlone College web site at www.ohlone.edu/board. The Board of Trustees web page has information about Board proceedings including archives of previous Board meetings, agendas, supporting documentation and minutes. Board meetings are recorded on video, so past board meetings may be viewed on the web site as well. Applicants for the Trustee position are encouraged to review agendas and supporting materials and to watch previous meetings to familiarize themselves with the processes and actions of the Board.

Interested applicants should submit a completed Trustee Vacancy Application as well as a resume and cover letter explaining their specific reasons for seeking appointment to the Board. For assistance or to request additional information, please contact Shelby Foster in the President's Office at 510-659-6200.

Applications must be received no later than 4:00 p.m. on April 16, 2014 at the Office of the College President, Building 27 on the Ohlone College Fremont campus, 43600 Mission Blvd., Fremont, CA 94539-5847 or e-mailed to Shelby Foster at sfoster@ohlone.edu.

The Board will review the applications and contact qualified candidates for interview prior to making the appointment.

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