JJC Accepting Applications for Trustee Vacancies Through Sept. 4

Joliet Junior College is seeking dynamic individuals who are interested in filling three vacancies on the Board of Trustees – individuals who wish to positively impact students and build a better future for the JJC community. Applications will be accepted through Friday, Sept. 4 at 5 p.m.

Interested candidates must be a U.S. citizen, 18 years of age or older, and a resident of District 525 for at least one year immediately preceding the date of appointment.

To apply, candidates must:
• Submit a letter of intent which includes a summary of why they would like to serve as a trustee as well as a current resume.
• Mail or email applications to Kelly Rohder at krohder@jjc.edu or

Kelly Rohder, Director of Communications and External Relations
Joliet Junior College
1215 Houbolt Rd
Joliet, IL 60431-8938

All material must be submitted or postmarked by 5 p.m. on Sept. 4, 2015. For questions, call Rohder at (815) 280-2915.

“Our board of trustees provides visionary and dynamic leadership for the college,” Dr. Debra Daniels, JJC president, said. “If you are interested in positively impacting students and building a better future for our community then please consider this role. Community colleges serve one million students in the state of Illinois. We make a difference.”

JJC is directly governed by a seven-member Board of Trustees, all of whom are elected from within the district for six-year terms. A student representative, appointed annually, is a non-voting member of the Board.

Illinois Community College District 525 is one of 39 community college districts governed by the Illinois Community College Board (ICCB) under the Illinois Board of Higher Education (IBHE).

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