Leonardtown/ MD – Citizens seeking an opportunity to play a more active role in the community now have an opportunity to do so  on a Board, Commission or Committee.

The Commissioners of St. Mary’s Board of County is making a call to citizens interested in volunteering their time to serve on various Boards, Committees and Commissions. Detailed descriptions of the various boards and membership application are available on the County’s website at https://www.stmarysmd.com/voluntr/. Applications must include a resume and be submitted no later than Monday, November 26, 2018. Some of the Boards, Commissions and Committees with vacancies include:

  • Agriculture, Seafood & Forestry Commission
  • Airport Advisory Committee
  • Board of Trustees Museum Division, Department of Recreation & Parks
  • Commission for Women
  • Commission on Aging
  • Commission on the Environment
  • Commission on People with Disabilities
  • Historic Preservation Commission
  • Human Relations Commission
  • Recreation & Parks Board
  • Social Service Board
  • Tri-County Animal Shelter Board
  • Wicomico Shores Golf Course Advisory Board

The following vacancies have special requirements:

  • Board of Appeals – Candidates knowledge of Planning, Growth and Development a plus
  • Economic Development Commission – Small Business Owner
  • Metropolitan Commission – Must live in the 7th District
  • Plumbing Fuel Gas Board – Must be a Licensed Plumber
  • Retiree Benefit Trust of St. Mary’s County – Candidates must have an accounting background

Interested citizens can download an application from the county’s website or call Diane Gleissner at 301-475-4200, ext. *1700 for more information.