Application for Vacant BOE Seat

  • The Union County Board of Education is seeking candidates to fill an At-Large seat that has been vacated by former At-Large Member Dennis Rape. Mr. Rape was elected to the Union County Board of Commissioners in November.

    Pursuant to Board of Education policy, vacancies during the term of office for board members elected prior to 2018 shall be filled by appointment by the remaining members. The appointed member shall serve until the next election.

    The Board of Education is asking interested persons to complete an application and submit a letter of interest and a resume containing information including name, address, prior community and school involvement and why the individual is interested in serving on the Board of Education. Applicants must reside in Union County.

    Letters of interest and required information are due by Monday, January 7, 2019 at 5 p.m. All information should be submitted to Donna Mullarkey at donna.mullarkey@ucps.k12.nc.us or at the UCPS Central Services Office, located at 400 N. Church St. in Monroe.

    The Board of Education’s Strategic Planning, Technology and Transportation Committee will review the submissions and recommend up to three candidates for consideration to the full Board of Education. The Board of Education will vote on the new member at an upcoming meeting.

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