Southeast Community College Board of Governors is seeking applications to fill
a vacant seat representing District 1.
On May 19
the Board accepted the resignation of Robert J. Feit, who was the member of the
Board representing District 1. District 1 is comprised of York, Seward,
Fillmore, Saline, Thayer, Jefferson, and Gage counties and a portion of
Lancaster County. Feit resigned his position because he will be moving out of
that election district.
it is the responsibility of the remaining members of the Board to fill the
vacancy created by Feit’s resignation for the balance of the unexpired term.
That term will end on Jan. 4, 2017.
The Board is
seeking applications from interested persons. In order to be eligible for
appointment to serve as the District 1 representative on the SCC Board of
Governors for the balance of the unexpired term, an applicant:
must be a
been a resident of SCC District 1 for a period of at least six months prior to
being appointed to fill the vacancy and must continue to be a resident of that
district following appointment;
must not be
an elected or appointed member of any other board relating to education; and
must not be
an employee of SCC.
three campuses located in Beatrice, Lincoln and Milford and serves a 15-county
area in southeast Nebraska. Approximately 11,000 students enroll at SCC each
year. The 11-member Board of Governors meets on the third Tuesday of every
month with the location of the meetings alternating among the three campuses.
Two members are elected from each of the Board’s five districts, while the 11th
member is elected at-large. Board members serve four-year terms and do not
receive salaries, but their SCC-related expenses are paid.
wish to apply for this position can click here for additional information, including a
map showing the boundaries of District 1. Completed application
forms must be submitted to, and received by, current Board Chairperson Kathy
Boellstorff by the end of the day on June 30, 2015. Forms may be submitted
online, or applicants may print out the form, complete it and mail it to
Boellstorff at: 62902 733rd Road, Johnson NE 68378.Persons
with questions related to this process are asked to contact Boellstorff at