Board of Education Seeks Applicant to Fill Position on Ethics Panel

April 14, 2016

The Montgomery County Board of Education is seeking to fill one vacancy on its five-member Ethics Panel.  The vacancy is for a three-year term beginning on July 1, 2016.  Applicants must be Montgomery County residents.  Members serve without compensation.

Among the Panel’s responsibilities are:  (1) interpreting the Board of Education’s Ethics Policy and issuing advisory opinions concerning its application; (2) conducting hearings on complaints filed regarding an alleged violation; and (3) approving financial disclosure forms.

Panel members may not be incumbent members of the Board of Education, school officials, employees, or persons employed by a business entity subject to the authority of the Board of Education, or spouses of such persons.  The Panel meets once a year to review financial disclosure forms and as needed to review complaints and requests for advisory opinions.

Applicants must submit a letter of interest along with a resumé or other documentation to support the application by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 27, 2016, for the appointment to be made at the Board meeting on June 14, 2016. (Applicants are not required to attend this meeting.)  Please send a letter of interest and resumé to Ms. Suzann King, Montgomery County Board of Education, 850 Hungerford Drive, Room 123, Rockville, Maryland 20850, or  For further information, please call 301-279-3617.

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