Board Member Applicants Sought for Open Position—Director District #1
The Lakewood School District Board of Directors is seeking qualified applicants for the Director District #1 School Board Member position that is currently open. Individuals interested in representing Director District #1 on the Lakewood School Board may complete the attached application and submit to Shelly Patterson, Lakewood School District, PO Box 220, N. Lakewood, WA 98259 or deliver it to 17110-16th Dr. NE, Marysville, WA 98271. Candidates must be U.S. citizens, registered voters in the State of Washington, and residents of Director District #1 (see boundary description below). Applications will be accepted through November 28, 2018. Following that date, interviews with the Board for all qualified applications will be on December 5, 2018.
The individual selected and appointed by the Board to fill this open position will serve until the next election in November 2019. Prior to that date, if the individual appointed (or any other interested individual) wishes to run for election, that individual would need to file for candidacy with Snohomish County during filing week, generally in May of the election year. If no one files to run for this open position during the May filing week, another filing period would be available in August.
For more information on the Director District #1 vacancy, please contact Dr. Michael Mack, Lakewood School District Superintendent, at (360) 652-4500.
To learn more about being a School Board Member
Washington State School Directors’ Association (WSSDA) has several online resources available on their website at: http://www.wssda.org/Resources.aspx. Some of these resources include: For New School Directors; Serving on Your Local School Board Handbook; Washington School Board Standards; For School Board Candidates; Tips for Success for School Directors; and Avoiding Conflicts of Interest: A Guide for School Directors, etc.
Director District #1
Starting at the intersection of Smokey Point Blvd and 182nd St.
West on 182nd St to 183rd Pl.
Northwest on 183rd Pl to 31st Ave.
North on 31st Ave to 186th Pl.
East on 186th Pl to Smokey Point Blvd.
Northwest on Smokey Point Blvd to School District boundary.
Clockwise following School District boundary to the southern crossing of Smokey Point Blvd.
North on Smokey Point Blvd to the point of the beginning.