MREA seeks to fill a mid-term vacancy on its Board of Directors for a School Board Representative from the South Central Zone. Check the zone map to see if your district is included.
School board candidates from the South Central zone are encouraged to apply for this one-year appointment for calendar year 2018 only. The position will then be open for election in the fall for a 4-year term starting in 2019. Learn more about the Board.
Applications must be submitted online; a statement of interest and qualifications must be emailed separately to MREA. Candidates must submit their own applications and statements of interest.
Applications are due at 5 pm Monday, February 5. View the application.
Board Member Responsibilities
The MREA Board of Directors meets 5 times in 2018, including the Annual Conference. The 2-day meetings (afternoon/evening/morning) are held in St. Paul during the legislative session and in Greater Minnesota outside of session. MREA covers mileage, lodging and meal expenses for board meetings and the conference. New directors must attend the March meeting and orientation. View 2018 meeting dates
Under Minnesota nonprofit laws, MREA directors are responsible for the management of the business and affairs of MREA. The laws impose on MREA directors the fiduciary duties of care, loyalty and obedience to the law. View Board & Organizational Policies