(FRANKFORT, Ky.) – The Kentucky Board of Education (KBE), through the Kentucky Department of Education (KDE), is seeking an individual to serve on the Kentucky High School Athletic Association (KHSAA) Board of Control to fill a position that will become vacant on June 30.

The KHSAA is the Kentucky Board of Education’s designee to manage statewide interscholastic athletic programs. The Board of Control supervises KHSAA, establishes staff salaries, sets goals for the association and has the authority to set rules and review proposed changes to the KHSAA constitution and bylaws. Regular attendance at KHSAA Board of Control meetings is a requirement of the position.

All interested individuals are encouraged to submit a letter of interest, a resume and a minimum of two written letters of recommendation to the Kentucky Department of Education. The KHSAA bylaws require that at least one member shall be African American and one shall be female. The current appointee to this position is eligible for reappointment.

The deadline for applications is March 9. Materials should be sent to the Kentucky Board of Education’s KHSAA liaison, Kevin C. Brown, Associate Commissioner and General Counsel, 300 Sower Blvd, Frankfort, KY 40601, or by email to kevin.brown@education.ky.gov.

The Kentucky Board of Education will review all applications for the KHSAA Board of Control at-large position and make an appointment at its April 11 meeting.