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Board of Education

Board of Education Seeks Applicants to Fill Vacant Seat

The Lane Community College Board of Education invites applications for appointment to its Zone 5 vacancy for the 2019-2023 term. The appointee would serve two years and run for election in 2021. Under Oregon law, appointees serve until the district’s next election.

Applicants must be registered Oregon voters and must live within Zone 5, which includes downtown and south Eugene. View the zone descriptions online.

To apply, please send a letter of interest and a resume including previous board or leadership experience by July 1 to Lane Community College Board of Education Chair Mike Eyster in care of Executive Assistant to the President Donna Zmolek, Lane Community College, 4000 East 30th Avenue, Eugene, Oregon, 97405 or email Applicants must be prepared to interview with the Board of Education on July 9, with final interviews on July 11. For more information, please call (541) 463-5301 or email

The Board of Education has primary authority for establishing policies governing the operation of the college and for adopting the college's annual budget. The board's charge is to oversee the development of programs and services that board members believe will best serve the needs of the people of the Lane Community College district.

The board holds public meetings the second Thursday evening of each month, normally in the Boardroom, Building 3, main campus.
Meetings for 2018-19 are scheduled as follows:

July 12, 2018
September 13, 2018 (at the Florence Center)
October 11, 2018
November 15, 2018
December 13, 2018
January 10, 2019
February 14, 2019
March 14, 2019
April 11, 2019
May 16, 2019
June 13, 2019

Monthly meeting dates are subject to change and are included on the previous month's agenda. Additional meetings are held as needed.

The board will hold subcommittee meetings of the board on the following dates:

Executive Committee
April 25, 2019
May 20, 2019
5:30 pm
Building 3, Room 216

Business Affairs Committee
May 1, 2019
June 17, 2019
5:30 pm
Building 3, Room 216

Academic and Student Affairs Committee
May 28, 2019
5:30 pm
Building 3, Room 216

A board retreat will be held on June 29, 2019 at the Mary Spilde Center.

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