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July 2013 Open Appointments Vacancy Notice
Posted Date: 7/1/2013 7:45 AM
For Release: July 1, 2013
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 on the Minnesota Secretary of State Website. Link to the Open Appointments Application Form (pdf) . Online or Word Versions are also available on the Open Appointments page. Application forms may also 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 July 23, 2013 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 2012 Open Appointments Annual Report is available on the Minnesota Secretary of State website. Link to the 2012 Open Appointments Annual Report. 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 2012 fiscal year. Paper copies of the 2012 Open Appointments Annual Report are available at the Minnesota Bookstore, 651-297-3000 or 1-800-657-3757.

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!

Submit An Application

Please include the following documents:
- Open Appointments Application Form – completed, signed & dated
- Letter of Interest
- Resume or Biography

Submit by e-mail to: open.appointments@state.mn.us
Submit online: Link to the online application form.

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

“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.

CURRENT VACANCIES
For full vacancy details: http://www.sos.state.mn.us/index.aspx?page=308

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