Area residents interested in running for positions on the Flathead Valley Community College Board of Trustees have until 5 p.m. on April 4, 2011 to file for candidacy.
One position is open this year in the Flathead/Glacier High School District and is currently held by Robert A. Nystuen. The position is for a three-year term beginning May 2011 and expiring May 2014.
Two positions in the Columbia Falls, Bigfork and Whitefish School Districts are open this year and are currently held by Thomas K. Harding and John M. Phelps. Both positions are for three-year terms beginning May 2011 and expiring May 2014.
One two-year term position in the Flathead/Glacier High School District is open this year and is currently held by Shannon Lund. The position will fill the remainder of the term that was vacated due to a resignation and will begin in May 2011 and will expire May 2013.
To qualify for the positions, candidates are required to be registered voters of Flathead County and reside in the Flathead/Glacier High School District or the Columbia Falls, Bigfork and Whitefish School Districts.
The election will run in accordance with the regular Flathead County school elections on May 3.
Nominating petitions and candidacy forms are available in the college’s Human Resource Office. Interested candidates should contact Deb Barrett at 756-3804.