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Audit Committee
The Washoe County Board of Commissioners is seeking volunteers from the community to serve on the Washoe County Audit Committee.
The purpose of the Audit Committee is to assist the Board of County Commissioners in fulfilling its policy requirements in accordance with Washoe County Code by providing oversight over the County’s financial statements, the systems of internal controls, the internal audit plans and reports, and the independent external auditor’s assessment of financial statements. The Audit Committee is also to provide open communications between the Board of County Commissioners, the County Manager, Internal Audit, and the independent external auditors.
Membership Requirements
The committee must comprise at least three voting members appointed by the Washoe County Board of Commissioners (a Washoe County Commissioner will serve as one of the three voting members). The two-year term starts early 2018 and expires December 31, 2019. Audit committee voting members shall be independent. CPA, financial and/or audit experience is preferred. Members shall not accept any consulting, advisory, or other compensatory fee from Washoe County and shall not be an affiliated person with Washoe County or any subsidiary thereof.
Time Commitment
The Committee is required to meet four times a year or more frequently as circumstances require.
Authority
The purpose of the Audit Committee is to assist the Board of County Commissioners in fulfilling its policy requirements in accordance with Washoe County Code by providing oversight over the County’s financial statements, the systems of internal controls, the internal audit plans and reports, and the independent external auditor’s assessment of financial statements. The Audit Committee is also to provide open communications between the Board of County Commissioners, the County Manager, Internal Audit, and the independent external auditors.
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Applications are available in the Washoe County Manager’s Office, 1001 E. 9th St., 2nd Floor or at www.washoecounty.us. Completed applications must be submitted to: Washoe County Manager’s Office, P.O. Box 11130, Reno, NV 89520 or faxed to 328-2037. Applications are available online, or in the Washoe County Manager’s Office, 1001 E. 9th St., 2nd Floor. Completed applications must be submitted online or sent to: Washoe County Manager’s Office, P.O. Box 11130, Reno, NV 89520 or faxed to 328-2037.

Contact Information Christine Vuletich 775.328.2016 APPLY ONLINE


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REMSA Board Member
Recruiting for a consumer representative to join the REMSA Board
REMSA is governed by a seven-member volunteer board of directors comprised of regional hospital leadership as well as other regional professionals including an attorney, a CPA, and consumer representative. The REMSA board is tasked with overseeing and advising the leadership of REMSA on the delivery of prehospital emergency healthcare in our region and assists in setting the strategic vision of the organization. Board members are required to disclose all potential conflicts and agree to work in the best interest of the organization, the communities we serve and the patients we care for. REMSA has strong oversight from the Board of Directors, the Washoe County District Board of Health, the EMS Advisory Board, and the State of Nevada EMS Division.
Membership Requirements
REMSA is governed by a seven-member volunteer board. The position on the Board for a consumer representative is being recruited for.
Time Commitment
Monthly Board meetings as well as possible subcommittee meetings throughout the year.
Authority
Washoe County District Board of Health
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The Board opening is effective August 1, 2018. The District Board of Health is anticipated to appoint the successful candidate to the REMSA Board at the District Board of Health meeting on August 23, 2018.

Contact Information Christina Conti 775-326-6042
NOTE: This Opening expires on Sun Jan 18 09:04:15 PST 1970
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Senior Services Advisory Board

Membership Requirements
The Board shall consist of not less than 7 or more than 11 members with full privileges of making motions, and of voting, and 2 Alternate At-Large Members. Board members must be competent volunteers who are residents of Washoe County; of whom it is preferred that more than 50% are over the age of sixty or are an unpaid caregiver for a person over the age of 60; while varied experiences desired, the main requirement is that the applicant is knowledgeable about seniors and about services provided for them, and, if appointed, the applicant will continue to be actively involved with seniors.
Time Commitment
Board members serve a four year term; meetings are held monthly and run 1-2 hours; members usually spend 2-6 hours per month outside of meetings on board-assigned business.
Authority
Washoe County Code 45.425
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We want to let you know we currently have openings on the Senior Services Advisory Board for Washoe County residents, preferably 60+, who are willing to provide input and have two to four hours per month to volunteer. We are recruiting for a representative from District 2. Remember, members must live in the District they represent. To find your District, please use the following link:Find your district here.

The Board is constituted to support the implementation of the policies of the Board of Washoe County Commissioners as they apply to the functioning, management, and operation of the Washoe County Senior Services Department. Those serving on the board will recommend programs for seniors, make specific recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners on the operations of the department and work to improve senior centers.

The Advisory Board shall provide assistance and make recommendations to the director, at a minimum, in the following areas:

  • Development of long and short range departmental goals;
  • Recommending and evaluating programs and policies;
  • Reviewing the quality of departmental services provided;
  • Providing input to county manager regarding performance of director.
  • Providing technical assistance, as applicable;
  • Reviewing and making recommendations regarding the department`s proposed budget;
  • Reviewing and providing input to director regarding community trends and needs.

DEADLINE TO APPLY: Until filled

Contact Information Abby Badolato 775-328-2773 APPLY ONLINE