Submitted by McHenry County Board
The McHenry County Board is accepting applications from individuals interested in appointment to the McHenry County Mental Health Board.
One four-year term is available, which expires on Jan. 1, 2018.
Application forms are available at the County Board Office, Room 209, McHenry County Government Center, 667 Ware Road, Woodstock, IL 60098; (815) 334-4221; or online at www.co.mchenry.il.us.
Completed applications should be returned to the County Board office no later than 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 31. If mailing your application, certified or registered mail is recommended. Mailed applications should be sent to McHenry County Board, 2200 N. Seminary Ave., Woodstock, IL 60098.
These are unpaid appointments. Members are expected to prepare and attend one to two meetings monthly, usually held in the evening hours, in addition to serving on at least one committee.
No member of the community Mental Health Board may be a full-time or part-time employee of the Department of Human Services or a board member, employee or any other individual receiving compensation from any facility or service operating under contract to the board.
A list of these agencies for FY12 is available in the FY12 Annual Report, accessible at mc708.org. The FY12-13-14 three-year plan is also available at this website. The board is particularly interested in applicants with financial management experience, as well as familiarity with the operational dynamics of boards and/or commissions.