Clark County Washington
Home Find It! A-Z Index Departments & Programs Jobs Contact Us
     
Home > News Releases > Full Release
 

1/9/2014

Commissioners seek developmental disabilities board member

Contact

Mary Strehlow, Community Services
Phone: (360) 397-2130 ext. 7825
mary.strehlow@clark.wa.gov

Vancouver, WA The Board of County Commissioners is seeking community members with expertise in or experience with intellectual/developmental disabilities to serve on the Developmental Disabilities Advisory Board.

Three positions, each with a different focus, must be filled. The advisory board is mandated by Washington state law.

One position must be filled by a person with knowledge of transportation, which is critical to persons with intellectual/developmental disabilities. A second position must be filled by a person with knowledge of special education, especially transition from school to adulthood. The third position represents families which have a member with an intellectual/developmental disability.

The board includes members of public, private or voluntary agencies, representatives of local governmental jurisdictions and citizens knowledgeable about services to persons with developmental disabilities.

Members serve three-year terms. They meet at 5 p.m. the first Wednesday of every other month at the Center for Community Health, Conference Room C210, 1601 E. Fourth Plain Blvd.

To apply, please send a letter of interest and resume to Jennifer Clark, Board of County Commissioners, P.O. Box 5000, Vancouver 98666-5000. Applications also can be submitted by email to Jennifer.clark@clark.wa.gov. Application deadline is Friday, Jan. 31.

top of page

Clark County Home | Find It! | A-Z Index | News Releases | Jobs | Contact Us

For questions or comments regarding the Clark County Web site: Webmaster@clark.wa.gov

© 2008 Clark County Washington | Disclaimer and legal notice | Health Information Privacy Notice