Applicants are sought for the vacant position on the Federal Way Public Schools Board of Education.
The applications can be downloaded at www.fwps.org/Page/5037 and are due by 5 p.m. Oct. 20. Applicants will also need to provide two short letters of reference.
Liz Drake, District 3 representative, recently resigned from the board to care for family. Drake was first elected in November 2015. Her term expires in 2019.
Finalists will be interviewed, and a new school board member will be selected at the board’s Oct. 24 meeting. The new candidate will take the oath of office Nov. 14.
Applications can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to FWPS Educational Service Center, Office of the Superintendent, 33330 8th Ave. S., Federal Way, WA 98003. Applicants who need more information can contact 253-945-2013.