Application forms are available online and must be submitted by December 24 2013, to assured of full consideration by the appointing authority. Appointing authorities may choose to review applications received by the Secretary of State after December 24.
Submit an Application
Applicants should include the following documents:Open Appointments Application Form (completed, signed and dated)Letter of InterestResume or Biography
Applications may be submitted online, by email to email@example.com, or by mail or in person to:
Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State180 State Office Building100 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.St Paul, MN 55155-1299
The monthly Notice of Vacancies is posted on our website on the first Monday of every month and is provided by email to those who subscribe for the notice.
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; questions about specific vacancies and appointments should be directed to the appointing authority. Applications are kept on file for a one-year period.
The 2013 Open Appointments Annual Report is available online and includes a complete listing of state boards and councils that follow the Open Appointments process, descriptions of these agencies and membership, and statistical information about appointments and vacancies during the 2013 fiscal year. A print version of the report is available at the Minnesota Bookstore, (651) 297-3000 or 1-800-657-3757.
CHICANO LATINO AFFAIRS COUNCILVacancies: One At-Large Member
CLEAN WATER COUNCILVacancies: One City Government Representative
COMBATIVE SPORTS ADVISORY COUNCILVacancies: Two Members- One Boxing Industry Representative- One Mixed Martial Arts Industry Representative
COUNCIL ON DISABILITYVacancies: Two Members
FORMULARY COMMITTEEVacancies: One Licensed Pharmacist actively engaged in the practice of pharmacy in the State of Minnesota.
GOVERNING COMMITTEE OF THE MINNESOTA AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE PLANVacancies: One Public Member
GOVERNOR'S INTERAGENCY COORDINATING COUNCIL ON EARLY CHILDHOOD INTERVENTIONVacancies: One Early Childhood Provider Representative
NEWBORN HEARING SCREENING ADVISORY COMMITTEEVacancies: One Representative from the early hearing detection intervention teams.
OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH REVIEW BOARDVacancies: One Management Representative
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY PRACTITIONERS ADVISORY COUNCILVacancies: One Public Member
OMBUDSPERSON FOR INDIAN FAMILIESVacancies: One (1) Member
SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST AND AUDIOLOGIST ADVISORY COUNCILVacancies: One Public member who shall be either a hearing instrument user or an advocate of one.
STATE ADVISORY COUNCIL ON MENTAL HEALTHVacancies: One Representative of the Minnesota State Senate.
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