Due to the untimely passing of William E. Quarles, Jr., on February 3, 2021, a vacancy exists on the Goochland County School Board. Consequently, the School Board is seeking qualified voters of Election District 2 who may be interested in seeking appointment for the position.
The interim period will be from the date the appointed candidate is sworn into office until the qualified voters of District 2 elect a qualified person in the special election of the November 2, 2021 General Election. Following this election, the term of office for the current District 2 vacancy will end December 31, 2023.
Applicants must complete an application, submit a Statement of Interest (not to exceed 300 words) and submit a resume to Diane Bennett, Board Clerk, Goochland County School Board, 2938 River Road West, Building I, P.O. Box 169, Goochland, VA 23063-0169, no later than 4:00 p.m. on Monday, March 8, 2021.
The School Board will hold a public hearing on March 8, 2021, at 6:30 p.m. at the Goochland Administration Building, Room 250, 1800 Sandy Hook Road, Goochland, VA 23063, to receive interested candidate statements and citizen comments regarding the appointment. Candidates must speak in person.