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August 2012 Open Appointments Vacancy Notice
Posted Date: 8/6/2012 7:45 AM
For Release: August 6, 2012
Contact: open.appointments@state.mn.us

Notice of Vacancies in Multi-Member Agencies

SAINT PAUL—The Secretary of State’s Office today released the monthly notice of vacancies that have occurred in multi-member state agencies, pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, Section 15.0597, subdivision 4 (see the list of current vacancies below).

Application forms may be found at: http://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.

In accordance with the Minnesota Open Appointments Law, the Secretary of State acts as an administrator in publishing vacancies, receiving applications, and recording appointments. Applications will be reviewed and appointments made by the appointing authorities for these various agencies; questions about specific vacancies and appointments should be directed to the appointing authority. Applications submitted by August 28, 2012 are assured of full consideration by the appointing authority. Appointing authorities for these agencies may choose to review applications received by the Secretary of State after that date. Applications are kept on file for a one year period. Agency information for this press release was supplied by the various agencies.

The 2011 Open Appointments Annual Report is available at: http://www.sos.state.mn.us/index.aspx?page=360 . This publication includes a complete listing of state boards and councils that follow the Open Appointments process, descriptions of these agencies and their memberships, and statistical information about appointments and vacancies during the 2011 fiscal year. Paper copies of the 2011 Open Appointments Annual Report are available at the Minnesota Bookstore, 651-297-3000 or 1-800-657-3757.

To receive an automatic notice of vacancies each month, please submit your e-mail address to: open.appointments@state.mn.us.

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NOTICE TO SUBSCRIBERS AND OTHER RECIPIENTS

The Open Appointments Press Release will no longer be automatically provided in a paper format. You may join our e-mail list-serve by submitting your e-mail address to:
open.appointments@state.mn.us
or call us at (651) 297-5845.
We would be happy to add you to our list-serve.
It’s fast, it’s easy, and you will automatically receive a notice by e-mail each month!

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When submitting your application, please include the following documents:
- Open Appointments Application Form – completed, signed & dated
- Letter of Interest
- Resume or Biography

Apply Online: http://wwwncmt.sos.state.mn.us/index.aspx?recordid=41&page=19

Submit by e-mail: open.appointments@state.mn.us

Submit By Mail or in Person:

Open Appointments
Secretary of State’s Office
180 State Office Building
100 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.
St Paul, MN 55155-1299

CURRENT VACANCIES

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ADVISORY COMMITTEE TO THE PROGRAM COMMITTEE OF THE HEALTH PROFESSIONALS SERVICES PROGRAM
HEALTH PROFESSIONALS SERVICES PROGRAMS
1380 ENERGY LANE, #202
ST. PAUL, MN 55108
651-643-3456
M.S. 214.32.

Appointing: Program Committee to the Health Professionals Service Program
Compensation: None
Vacancies: Two (2) - Public Members

“Public Member” means a person who is not, or never was, a member of the profession or occupation being licensed or regulated or the spouse of any such person, or a person who does not have or has never had, a material financial interest in either the providing of the professional service being licensed or regulated or an activity directly related to the profession or occupation being licensed or regulated. MN Statute 214.02.

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BOARD OF DIETETICS AND NUTRITION PRACTICE
2829 UNIVERSITY AVE. SE, SUITE 555
MPLS., MN 55414
651-201-2764
M.S. 148.621-148.633

Appointing: Governor
Compensation: $55 per diem plus expenses
Vacancies: One (1) - Dietitian

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BOARD OF PEACE OFFICER STANDARDS AND TRAINING
#200, 1600 UNIVERSITY AVE.
ST. PAUL, MN 55104-3825
651-643-3060
M.S. 626.841

Appointing: Governor
Compensation: $55 per diem
Vacancies: One (1) - College Instructor Member

Must be a peace officer, or former peace officer, employed on a full time basis in a professional peace officer education program.

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BOARD OF PODIATRIC MEDICINE
2829 UNIVERSITY AVE. S.E., # 430
MPLS., MN 55414
612-548-2175
M.S. 153.02.

Appointing: Governor
Compensation: $55 per diem plus expenses
Vacancies: One (1) - Licensed Doctor of Podiatry

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COMPENSATION COUNCIL
LCC, RM 72, STATE OFFICE BUILDING
ST PAUL, MN 55155
651-296-2963
M.S. 15A.082

Appointing: Governor, Legislative Leadership, Chief Justice Supreme Court
Compensation: Citizen=$55 per diem; Senate=$96; House=$77
Vacancies: Eight (8) -
- Congressional District # 1
- Congressional District # 2
- Congressional District # 3
- Congressional District # 4
- Congressional District # 5
- Congressional District # 6
- Congressional District # 7
- Congressional District # 8

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the requirement that no more than four members may belong to the same political party, the Appointing Authority has requested that each applicant complete the portion of the application that asks about Political Party affiliation.

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DAIRY RESEARCH, TEACHING AND CONSUMER EDUCATION AUTHORITY (NEW)
LAWS 2012, CHAPTER 244, SEC 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39

Appointing: Governor
Compensation: None
Vacancies: Six (6) -
- Two persons currently engaged in the business of operating a dairy
- Two reps of MN-based businesses actively engaged in working with or serving MN’s dairy industry
- One rep of a state trade association that represents the interests of milk producers
- One member of the agricultural education faculty of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System

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FORMULARY COMMITTEE
540 CEDAR STREET
ST. PAUL, MN 55101
651-431-2510
M.S. 256B.0625, SUBD 13

Appointing: Commissioner of Human Services
Compensation: $100 per meeting + milage
Vacancies: Six (6) -
- Three Licensed Pharmacists
- Three Licensed Physicians

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GOVERNOR'S INTERAGENCY COORDINATING COUNCIL ON EARLY CHILDHOOD INTERVENTION
MN DEPT OF EDUCATION
1500 W. HWY 36
ROSEVILLE, MN 55113-4266
651-582-8523
M.S. 125a.28

Appointing: Governor
Compensation: $55 per diem for parent mbrs; expenses f/all mbrs
Vacancies: Two (2) -
- One County Social Services Director
- One Indian Health or Tribal Representative

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LAKE SUPERIOR CENTER AUTHORITY
353 HARBOR DRIVE
DULUTH, MN 55802
218-740-3474
MN STATUTE LAWS OF 1990, CH. 535.

Appointing: Governor
Compensation: Travel expenses are reimbursed
Vacancies: One (1) - Member

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METROPOLITAN AIRPORTS COMMISSION
6040 - 28TH AVE. S.
MPLS., MN 55450
612-726-8100
M.S. 473.603.

Appointing: Governor
Compensation: $50 per diem
Vacancies: One (1) - MAC District “D”

(see the District jpeg map at: http://www.metroairports.org/img/mac/maps/dist_map.jpg)

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MINNESOTA BIODIESEL TASK FORCE
625 N. ROBERT ST.
ST PAUL, MN 55155-2538
651-201-6223
MS 15.014

Appointing: Commissioner of Agriculture
Compensation: None
Vacancies: One (1) - Petroleum Industry Representative

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MINNESOTA ORGANIC ADVISORY TASK FORCE (6/30/2009)
625 ROBERT ST. NO.
ST PAUL, MN 55155
651-201-6616
M.S. 31.94 (C) 2009

Appointing: Commissioner of Agriculture
Compensation: Expenses
Vacancies: One (1) - Resident of Minnesota representing the US Dept of Agriculture

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MINNESOTA RESOURCE CENTER ADVISORY COMMITTEE: BLIND/VISUALLY IMPAIRED
c/o Kristin Oien
1500 Hwy 36 W.
ROSEVILLE, MN 55113
800-657-3859
M.S. 125A.63

Appointing: Commissioner of Education
Compensation: Expenses
Vacancies: Two (2) -
- One Special Education Director
- One Related Staff Member

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STATE ADVISORY COUNCIL ON MENTAL HEALTH
PO Box 64981, 540 Cedar Street
ST. PAUL, MN 55164-0981
651-431-2249
M.S. 245.697.

Appointing: Governor
Compensation: $55 per diem, reimbursed for expenses
Vacancies: One (1) - One County Social Service Director Representative

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STATE NONMOTORIZED TRANSPORTATION ADVISORY COMMITTEE
395 JOHN IRELAND BLVD, MS 315
ST PAUL, MN 55155
651-366-4167
M.S. 174.37

Appointing: Commissioner of Transportation
Compensation: Mileage
Vacancies: Three (3) -
- One Bicycle Industry Rep. (includes manufacturers, distributors and retailers)
- One Higher or Post-Secondary School Educator Rep - (including but not limited to universities, colleges, vocational and trade schools)
- One MnDOT District 4 Representative - (includes the counties of Becker, Big Stone, Clay, Douglas, Grant, Mahnomen, Otter Tail, Pope, Stevens, Swift, Traverse, and Wilkin)

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STATE REHABILITATION COUNCIL
DEPT. OF EMPLOYMENT AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
390 N. ROBERT STREET
ST. PAUL, MN 55101
651-259-7364
M.S. 268A.02, AND FEDERAL LAW.

Appointing: Governor
Compensation: $55 per diem plus expenses.
Vacancies: Seven (7) -
- Two Business Representatives
- Two Advocate Representatives
- One Community Rehabilitation Program Representative
- One Governor’s Workforce Development Council Representative
- One 121 Project Representative

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STATEWIDE GEOSPATIAL ADVISORY COUNCIL
300 CENTENNIAL BLDG
658 CEDAR ST.
ST PAUL, MN 55155
651-201-2499
M.S. 16B.99; SF-1270

Appointing: Commissioner of Administration
Compensation: None
Vacancies: One (1) - Member