The Montgomery County Board of Education is seeking to fill three vacancies on its five-member Ethics Panel. The vacancies are for three-year terms beginning on July 1, 2018. Members serve without compensation.
As noted in Board Policy, BBB, Ethics, among the Panel's responsibilities are: (1) approving financial disclosure forms; (2) interpreting the Board of Education's Ethics Policy and issuing advisory opinions concerning its application; and (3) conducting hearings on complaints filed regarding an alleged violation.
Panel members may not be incumbent members of the Board of Education, school officials, employees or persons employed by a business entity subject to the authority of the Board of Education, or spouses of such individuals. The Panel meets once a year to review financial disclosure forms and as needed to review complaints and requests for advisory opinions.