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Help & How Tos

How to Apply for a Position

Learn how to search for positions and apply for an open position. 

Create/Edit Your Account & Profile

Learn how to create the account you will need to apply for an open position, and how to edit your profile.

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to common questions about the process of applying and being appointed to a board or commission.

Password and Account Help

Forgot your password or user name? Change your email? Have a problem with your application? Find information here on what to do and who to call if you have an issue.


What do "open position", "seat", "term" and "publish date" mean? Find out what these and other terms mean for open appointments in this section.