August 17, 2023

Ingham ISD Board Member Appointment Process Announced

Mason, MI – Ms. Lori Zajac, President of the Ingham Intermediate School District (ISD) Board of Education, announces an opening on the Ingham ISD Board due to the resignation of Nancy Stanley. Ms. Stanley’s resignation is effective August 31, 2023. In accordance with Michigan law, the remaining ISD board members have 30 days to appoint a new member.

To be considered eligible for Ingham ISD service, an applicant must be a U.S. citizen, a resident of a constituent district (Dansville, East Lansing, Haslett, Holt, Lansing, Leslie, Mason, Okemos, Stockbridge, Waverly, Webberville and Williamston) and a registered voter. Applications from Lansing residents will not be accepted at this time as two active Board members reside in the Lansing School District (maximum allowed).

Eligible persons interested in being appointed to fill the Board vacancy are asked to send a letter of interest and to complete a series of questions. Please stop into Ingham ISD at 2630 West Howell Road, Mason, MI 48854 or call 517.244.1230 to obtain a candidate application packet. Letters and questionnaire responses must be received in the Ingham ISD administrative offices by 4 pm on Tuesday, September 5, 2023, after which time the Ingham ISD Board will review applications and schedule interviews.

Ingham ISD board members, as leaders of one of the largest regional education agencies in the state, adopt policies that guide the superintendent and district staff in providing quality educational services for all learners throughout the area. More specifically, the board members approve policies relating to career and technical, special and general education and the ISD’s operational programs; ratify budgets that balance educational needs with fiscal realities; oversee the maintenance and renovation of facilities; and approve potential millage issues.

Ingham ISD board members are elected for six-year terms. This board appointment will serve until June 30, 2025.