School Board Seeking Applications to fill Two Vacancies on Ethics Panel
Deadline to Apply Online is July 7th
The Board of Education of Allegany County is currently seeking applications to fill two vacancies on its Ethics Panel, which consists of five members, appointed by the school board, to serve for overlapping five-year terms. The primary responsibilities of the Ethics Panel is to provide advisory opinions, conduct hearings on ethics complaints, and make recommendations to the school board on matters relating to conflicts of interest, and financial and lobbying disclosures.
In order to be eligible for appointment to the Ethics Panel, applicants must be a resident of Allegany County and must not be a member of the school board, an employee of the school board or of a business entity subject to the authority of the school board, or the spouse of a school board member. Additionally, applicants should demonstrate a genuine interest in the public school system and the students of ACPS and be willing to work together as a team in order to ultimately carry out the functions of the Ethics Panel.