Board of Trustees Application Process
Each year three members are appointed to serve a three-year term beginning July 1. The appointment process typically begins in January or February. Details are posted to this page at that time each year.
Spring 2019 Board Appointment
The board appointments are to be made for a three-year term beginning July 1, 2019.
Of those appointed:
- One Additional Member
Board Membership Category Definitions:
Additional: All residents of a technical college district are eligible to serve as an additional member for that college.
Further, the appointee:
- Must be selected from the Central Region
- Must be selected from an ethnic minority group
A vacancy has occurred in the Employer Member category due to a resignation.
Geographic Region Descriptions:
West Region Description: The district portions of Price, Taylor, and Clark counties; and the following municipalities in southwestern Marathon County: (C) Abbotsford; Bern; Brighton; Cleveland; (C) Colby; Day; Eau Pleine; (V) Fenwood; Frankfort; Holton, Hull; Johnson; McMillan; Spencer (V/T); (V) Stratford; (V) Unity; Wien.
East Region Description: The district portions of Langlade, Shawano, Menominee, Portage, and Waupaca Counties; and the following municipalities in Southeastern Marathon County: Bevent; Elderon (V/T); Franzen; (V) Hatley; Norrie; Plover; Reid; Ringle.
Central Region Description: The district portions of Marathon County and Lincoln County, including all municipalities not listed above.
Application submission must be on or before Friday, April 12, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. Applicants must submit completed application/affidavit and supporting materials to:
Ms. Nan Kottke, Marathon County Clerk
500 Forest Street
Wausau, WI 54403
Please note: Applicants must submit at least two letters of recommendation and must attend the board appointment meeting which will be held on Monday, May 6, 2019 at 8:00 a.m. at the Marathon County Courthouse, Assembly Room, 500 Forest Street, Wausau WI 54403.
Districts have distinct demographic, geographic, and economic characteristics. Consequently, local educational programming is tailored to meet unique local needs. Learn more about District Boards and the WTCS by reviewing the WTCS overview.