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 Board Member Recruitment/Representation

Currently the ECI Lakes Region Board is seeking a Faith OR Parent Representative.  If Interested please fill out application (found at bottom of this page) and send to Paulette Karolczak.

When board members’ terms expire, a nominating committee will be appointed consisting of three board members who will receive input and/or recommendations from the local planning groups.  They(nominating committee) will recommend nominees who qualify for the vacant position (s). Board Member Applications will be made available on-line at the ECI: Lakes Region website and completed by nominees. Completed applications shall be reviewed by the nominating committee to insure that they qualify for the open position(s).

Representation shall consist of people residing or working in the Early Childhood Iowa: Lakes Region area. Board membership is in accordance with Iowa Code Chapter 256I. All members shall be elected officials or members of the public who are not employed by a provider of services.  Membership shall also comply with Iowa HF 243, striving for a gender balanced board utilizing a fair and unbiased method of selecting the best qualified applicants.

The Early Childhood Iowa: Lakes Region Board shall consist of a minimum of 6 and maximum of 10 total board members with each county having at least two representatives.  At least one member of the Early Childhood Iowa: Lakes Region board shall represent each of the following perspectives: education, health, human services, business, faith, and a parent, grandparent or guardian of a child ages 0-5 years.  Human services, education, and health members are not required to be employees of state departments.  Members cannot represent more than one area of expertise.

The Board will also include a county elected official from each of the four counties which could include the auditor, treasurer, recorder, sheriff, attorney, or board of supervisor representative.  This person may represent one of the required perspectives.

 Click here for the Board Membership Application

 

Early Childhood Iowa: Lakes Region Board FY15

Board Member Details
   Clay County Supervisor
Barry Anderson
712-260-3802
banderson@co.clay.ia.us
County Elected: Clay
Board Slot: Clay County Representaive
 
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Bill Leupold,
Spirit Lake, IA
712-336-2824
wleupold@co.dickinson.ia.us
County Elected: Dickinson
Board Slot: Dickinson County Representative
O’Brien County Supervisor
Dan Friedrichsen
Sutherland, IA
712-260-6911
dfriedrichsen@obriencounty.org
County Elected: O’Brien
Board Slot: O’Brien County Representative
space Osceola County Supervisor
Edward Jones
712-363-0810
rockymountianspringwater@yahoo.com
County Elected: Osceola
Board Slot: Osceola County Representaive
 Carly Shaw 2 Carly Shaw, Parent Partner Coordinator
Dickinson, Clay
515-368-2066
CarlyS@cfiowa.org
Board Slot: Human Services Representative
spacekristi  Kristi Robinson, Love Inc Director
Sheldon, IA
O’Brien County
712-324-9707
sheldonloveinc@hotmail.com
Board Slot: Business Representative
PaulaEdwards Paula Edwards, Mentoring Coordinator, YMCA
Dickinson County
712-336-9622
paula.edwards@okobojiymca.com
Board Slot: Health Representative
VVV Board Slot: Faith Representative
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mary Mary Sloan, Prevention Supervisor
Compass Pointe Behavioral Health Services
Milford, IA
Clay, Dickinson, O’Brien, and Osceola Counties
712-262-4381 (office)
mary@compass-pointe.com
Board Slot: Education Representative
Luke Wynja
Sheldon, IA
(712) 261-1426
lukewynja@cs.com
Board Slot:Parent Representative