The Wake County school board is now officially accepting applications to fill the District 1 board seat that Chris Malone will be vacating Dec. 31 when he joins the state House.
Applicants must live in District 1, which covers Wake Forest, Rolesville, Wendell, Zebulon and part of Knightdale. Click here for a link off the state Board of Elections website to see if you're eligible.
The person chosen by the school board would finish out Malone’s term, which runs through November 2013.
Applicants should submit a letter of interest of no more than five pages outlining their backgrounds and listing three strategies for advancing the school board’s strategic plan. Applicants should also submit a resume and three letters of recommendation.
All documents submitted are considered public records. The deadline to submit is Jan. 4.
Materials may be emailed to email@example.com or mailed to c/o District 1 Board of Education Vacancy, Wake County Board of Education, Crossroads I, 5625 Dillard Drive, Cary, NC 27518.