Applications are now available for an open position on the Kent Board of Education. Jan Rusnack, who served as a School Board member for 23 years, resigned this week because of health reasons.
Applications are available at the district's Web site at www.kentschools.net or at the board office at 321 N. DePeyster St. in Kent.
A hard copy must be submitted to the board office by no later than noon April 25.
The board will appoint a resident of the school district to fill the remaining 18 months of Rusnack's term.
The appointment will be made by May 13.
According to the Kent Board of Education policy, school boards have one month to make an appointment.