For Immediate Release
Reno, Nevada. Oct. 16, 2014. Washoe County Senior Services is recruiting for an Advisory Board representative from District 5. Members must live in the district they represent. To find out your district, please enter your address in the following link: http://www.washoecounty.us/voters/precinct_district_maps.html .
Time Commitment: Board members serve a 4-year term; meetings are held monthly and run 1-2 hours and members usually spend 2-6 hours per month outside of meetings on board-assigned business.
Authority: The Advisory Board shall provide assistance and make recommendations to the director, at a minimum, in the following areas: 1. Develop long and short-range departmental goals; 2. Recommend and evaluate programs and policies; 3. Review the quality of departmental services provided; 4. Provide input to the County Manager regarding the performance of the director of Senior Services; 5. Provide technical assistance as applicable; 6. Review and make recommendations regarding the department's proposed budget; 7. Review and provide input to the director regarding community trends and needs.
The deadline to apply is Oct. 28, 2014.