Boards and Commissions

Would you like to become a member of a state board or commission?

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Boards and commissions are responsible for advising the Governor and Lt. Governor, the legislature and state agencies. The Governor and Lt. Governor are looking for qualified applicants who are strong believers in becoming an active voice in state government.

The Governor and Lt. Governor appoint members to more than 180 boards and commissions as openings become available. If you are interested, please look at what boards and commissions the Governor will make appointments to in March 2020, or view the complete List of Boards and Commissions .

If you find a position you are interested in, sign up and fill out an online application for consideration by the Governor and Lt. Governor.

Thank you for your interest in serving the Governor and Lt. Governor in this important capacity!

State law requires most boards and commissions be balanced according to gender and political affiliation. Geographical location and diversity is also considered. Appointments are made to most boards and commissions annually. All applications are kept on file as public information.