Ward encourages constituents to apply for state boards, commissions
State Rep. John Ward, DFL-Baxter, is encouraging citizens to apply for an appointment to a number of councils, committees, boards, and commissions.
“This is a great opportunity for the many talented people in our area and region to be represented on these councils, commissions and boards,” said Rep. Ward.
Application forms may be found at: www.sos.state.mn.us/index.aspx?page=5 or may be obtained from the Office of the Secretary of State, Open Appointments, 180 State Office Building, 100 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., St. Paul, MN 55155-1299, or in person at Room 180 of the State Office Building. The list of vacancies can be found here: www.sos.state.mn.us/Modules/ShowDocument.aspx?documentid=11508 .
Those people with have additional questions about the application process, may also contact Rep. Ward at (651) 296- 4333, or 1-800-683-4205, by mail at 221 State Office Building, 100 Martin Luther King Blvd., St. Paul, MN 55155 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
January 2013 vacancies include vacancies for the following entities.
• American Indian Advisory Council
• Board of Psychology
• Chicano Latino Affairs Council
• Environmental Health Tracking and Biomonitoring Advisory Panel
• Special Review Board, Department of Human Services
• Speech-Language Pathologist and Audiologist Advisory Council
• Urban Initiative Board.