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D219 Board Vacancy: Applications Due July 6, 2021

Niles Township High School District 219 is accepting applications from qualified candidates who would like to be appointed to the D219 Board of Education. The vacancy has opened due to the resignation of Mr. James Specker, who stepped down as Board President and as a Board Member on June 4.

The Board plans to fill the vacancy resulting from Mr. Specker’s resignation within the next two months.  The individual selected will serve on the Board for the remainder of Mr. Specker’s term, which ends in the spring of 2023.

Applicants should show familiarity with the Board’s policies regarding general duties and responsibilities of a Board and a Board member, including fiduciary responsibilities, and compliance with Board policies regarding conflict of interest, ethics, and the gift ban.  The Board’s policies are available on the District website.  Qualification requirements and application instructions are detailed in this online application. 

Applications are due no later than 4 p.m. on Tuesday, July 6, 2021.