Application Period Open Through May 10
The Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) Board of Education approved an appointment process to fill the soon to be vacant at large PUSD Board of Education seat at its regular meeting on April 9. Kimberly Kenne, who won the election for the new geographic subdistrict Seat 5 in March, will vacate her current Board of Education Seat 4 on May 6.
To qualify for an appointment to the PUSD Board of Education, applicants must be registered to vote at an address within the boundaries of PUSD, complete an application available online at www.pusd.us or at district headquarters and submit a resume.
The application and resume must be received by 5 p.m. on May 10, 2013 and can be mailed or delivered to: Office of the Superintendent, Pasadena Unified School District, 351 South Hudson Avenue, Room 222, Pasadena, CA 91109.
Applicants may reside anywhere within the boundaries of PUSD. Visit gopusd.com/locator to determine if an address is within the district's boundaries. The Board of Education is tentatively scheduled to conduct interviews and select the replacement board member on June 4. The new member selected by the PUSD Board of Education will assume office in early July and will serve until May 4, 2015.
PUSD's at large board districts became geographic subdistricts encompassing Pasadena, Altadena, Sierra Madre and portions of unincorporated Los Angeles County after the passage of Measure A last June. Elections for geographic subdistricts 1, 3, 5 and 7 took place in March 2013 (a runoff for subdistrict 3 will be on April 16) and elections for geographic subdistricts 2, 4 and 6 will be in 2015.
Details about the appointment process and timeline, application forms and information about Measure A are available at www.pusd.us.