NEWS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Yavapai County School Superintendent Tim Carter has announced an immediate vacancy on the Seligman Unified School District Governing Board. The opening was created by the fact that veteran Board Member Patricia Foy has passed away, due to natural causes. The opening is effective immediately. We greatly appreciate the service that Mrs. Foy provided to the school district and the community through her many dedicated years of service to the students, staff, and residents of the district. Our deepest condolences to friends and family.
In order to be eligible to hold this seat a person must; be a registered voter within the school district, be a citizen of the United States of America, be at least 18 years of age, possess their civil rights, have continually resided within the school district for at least one year immediately preceding taking office, and they or their spouse may not be employed by the district, or working for the district on a third party contract. This is a Non-Partisan seat.
If you are interested in filling the vacancy, send a letter of interest and a resume to Mr. Tim Carter, Yavapai County School Superintendent, Yavapai County Education Service Agency, 2970 Centerpointe East, Prescott, AZ 86301, Fax 928-771-3329, Email: Tim.Carter@yavapaiaz.gov. Please include information about yourself, why you would like to be a board member, your residence and mailing addresses, and home/work phone numbers. Candidates may include letters of recommendation or support if they wish.
Deadline for receipt of letters of interest and resumes is Thursday, January 18, 2024, at 5:00 p.m. Mr. Carter will interview finalists in Seligman on Monday, January 22, 2024. The appointment should be announced by Thursday, January 25, 2024, and be valid from taking the oath of office through December 31, 2024. The appointed candidate will need to run for the seat in the 2024 election cycle if they wish to continue into 2025. If you have any questions, please call Mr. Carter at 928-925-6560 or by email at Tim.firstname.lastname@example.org.