Gila County Superintendent of Schools Dr. Linda O'Dell has announced the timeline and process to appoint a replacement for Ron Christensen, who resigned his position as the District 1 representative on the Gila Community College (GCC) Governing Board in April. The person appointed to replace Mr. Christensen must stand for election in November, 2005.
Persons interested in being appointed to the board position must reside in GCC District 1, which includes Strawberry, Pine and Payson Precincts 1, 3, 7 and 8. To be considered, applicants must submit a letter of interest, resume and a maximum of three (3) letters of recommendation to the School Superintendent's Office in Globe by 5 p.m. Friday, May 27. Applicant interviews will be conducted by an interview committee June 1 and 2. Recommendations from committee members will be forwarded to O'Dell, who will announce her decision on Friday, June 3.
O'Dell is also seeking persons from the GCC District 1 and Payson area who are interested in serving on the interview committee. For further information, contact the Office of the Superintendent of Schools at (928) 425-32331, ext. 8784.