Notice of BOG Vacancy

Notice of Vacancy
Board of Governors
Metropolitan Community College Area
District 5

The Metropolitan Community College Area Board of Governors is seeking a replacement for a District 5 Board Member. District 5 is generally described all of Sarpy County, Nebraska, except for a portion of the northwest corner of the County, as described in the voting district map.

For additional boundary information and qualifications for office, please call the Sarpy County Election Commission at 402-593-2167, or James Thibodeau, College Associate Vice President for Compliance and General Counsel, at 531-622-2428. If you are interested in serving the remaining term of this position (until January 2021), please deliver an application and resume to Mr. Steve Grabowski, Chair, Board of Governors c/o President’s Office, Metropolitan Community College, Building No. 30, Fort Omaha Campus, 30th and Fort Streets, Omaha, Nebraska 68111, or mail an application and resume to the same attention at P.O. Box 3777, Omaha, NE 68103-0777, or email an application and resume to The deadline for receipt of applications and resumes, whether hand delivered, mailed or emailed, is 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 28, 2019.

Applications may be obtained with this downloadable PDF or by contacting James Thibodeau at 531-622-2428.


I understand that under Nebraska law, I am eligible for appointment to the existing vacancy on the Board of Governors only if each of the following statements is true:

  1. I am a registered voter.

  2. I have been a resident of District Five (5) of the Metropolitan Community College Area for at least the last six months.

  3. I am not an elected or appointed holder of a “high elected office” as that term is defined in Nebraska Revised Statute § 32-604, as amended effective July 21, 2016.