News Release

Published on Monday, June 04, 2012

The Board Appointment Committee of the Western Technical College District will hold a public hearing and meeting at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 21, 2012, in Room 408 of the Western Administrative Center, located at 111 North Seventh St. in La Crosse.

The purpose of the hearing/meeting is to review the application submitted for consideration for the vacancy of one School District Administrator member to the Board of the Western Technical College District. The following person has submitted an application and must be present at the meeting on June 21 and be interviewed to qualify for appointment to the Board: David B. Laehn, Independence, Wis. (Trempealeau County).

No additional names will be accepted from the floor at the time of the Board Appointment Committee meeting.

Immediately following the Public Hearing, the Board Appointment Committee will approve a Plan of Representation that gives equal consideration to the general population distribution and the distribution of women and minorities within the District. The Plan will be the basis upon which the appointments to the District Board shall be determined.

The term of the appointment on the Board of the Western Technical College District will commence upon State approval and will end June 30, 2015.

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