FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CLEVELAND, WI –
Individuals interested in filling any of four upcoming vacancies on the Lakeshore Technical College Board must apply by 4 p.m. February 21.
The LTC Board is comprised of two employers, two employees, three at-large members, a school district administrator and an elected official. Terms expire for three board posts each year.Â
The four vacancies are for an elected official member, two at-large members, and an interim employee member. The standard terms will run from July 1, 2014, through June 30, 2017. The term for the interim employee member vacancy will run from July 1, 2014, through June 30, 2015.
An elected official member is defined as someone who holds a non-partisan elected public office other than party committee chair such as school board, common council, county board, village board, town board, town clerk, sheriff, city council, state legislature, etc.Â Â An employee member is defined as a person who is employed or who is an officer or agent of a labor organization and receives earning as payment for personal services and is employed in the district. An at-large member is defined as someone who is a resident of the LTC district.
To be eligible for consideration, candidates must reside within the LTC district, which includes Manitowoc County (less the portion of the school districts of Chilton, Brillion and Denmark); Sheboygan County (less the portion of the school district of New Holstein); the Kiel Area School District in Calumet County; and the Cedar Grove-Belgium and Random Lake school districts in Ozaukee County.Â
Equal consideration is given to the general population distribution within the LTC district, as well as the distribution of women and minorities. To ensure board composition diversity as required by Wisconsin Technical College System policy, this year’s spring appointments must meet the following criteria: two appointees must be from the northern portion of LTC’s district in Manitowoc or Calumet counties, one must be from the southern portion of the District in Sheboygan or Ozaukee counties, and two must be female.
Each applicant must submit a notarized affidavit/application, rÃ©sumÃ© and at least two letters of recommendation by 4 p.m. February 21 to Allison Weber, board appointment liaison, Lakeshore Technical College, 1290 North Ave., Cleveland, Wis., 53015. To receive an application, contact Allison Weber at (920) 693-1631 orÂ firstname.lastname@example.org.Â
Applications will be reviewed to verify candidates’ eligibility and then distributed to the LTC Board Appointment Committee for review. The committee is made up of county board chairs from Calumet, Manitowoc, Ozaukee and Sheboygan counties.
According to state statutes, applicants must be present at the LTC Board appointment public hearing, during which they will be interviewed. The public hearing will take place March 27 in the Lakeshore Conference Room of the Lakeshore Building at LTC’s Cleveland campus.
To learn more about LTC, visitÂ www.gotoltc.eduÂ or call (888) 468-6582.
About Lakeshore Technical College
Lakeshore Technical College is a leading provider of technical education offering more than 120 career programs including associate degrees, technical diplomas, technical certificates and apprenticeship programs. In addition, LTC offers distance learning, customized training to business and industry, and continuing education opportunities.
Serving a 200,500-resident population in east central Wisconsin, LTC operates a main campus in Cleveland and additional learning sites at LTC Manitowoc, LTC Sheboygan, LTC-Plymouth Science & Technology Center, and the Lakeshore Culinary Institute. The college also operates Community Education Centers at area high schools in Elkhart Lake, Cedar Grove-Belgium, Howards Grove, Kiel, Mishicot, Oostburg, Plymouth, Random Lake, Reedsville, and Two Rivers; and 27 distance learning sites. LTC's mission is to enrich lives and strengthen the economy by preparing a workforce that is skilled, diverse and flexible. On average, 87% of LTC graduates work in the LTC District which includes Manitowoc and Sheboygan Counties, and parts of Calumet and Ozaukee Counties. Visit LTC at: gotoltc.edu.