Annapolis, MD (April 15, 2016) – The School Board Nominating Commission today urged residents to submit applications for an appointment to the Anne Arundel County Board of Education District 21 seat and the at-large seat opening July 1, 2017.

The School Board Nominating Commission is body that recommends county Board of Education appointments to the Governor.  According to Maryland law, the Commission is to nominate, to the Governor, a minimum of two people per Board of Education seat.  The General Assembly altered the composition of the School Board Nominating Commission, terminating the terms of the Governor’s members effective May 31, 2016.

Chairman Jamie Falcon stated “Anne Arundel County overwhelmingly, at a ratio of two to one, supported Governor Hogan in the recent election.  I believe it is imperative that we continue to nominate qualified, diverse and representative candidates to fulfill our obligation to the Governor and citizens of Anne Arundel County.”

Applications will be posted on the SBNC website and will be accepted April 18 through May 10, 2016.  Applications can be mailed to SBNCAAC, 1422 Anna Marie Ct., Annapolis, MD 21409 or emailed to

All questions should be directed to the School Board Nominating Commission.