The Frederick County Executive is soliciting letters of interest from individuals to fill three (3) seats on the seven-member Frederick County Ethics Commission (“Commission”).
The Commission publishes advisory opinions on the Ethics Law and the Public Ethics Law and administers the application of these laws to Frederick County officials and employees, and others who are subject to the laws’ provisions. The Commission also decides complaints alleging violation of the Ethics Law and exercises responsibility for enforcement of the lobbying provisions in the Ethics Law and the Public Ethics Law. For more information about the Commission, including the Ethics Law and Standing Operating Procedures, visit www.FrederickCountyMD.gov/ethics.
The Commission meets on the second Wednesday of each month during the evening, as needed.
Other Qualifications and Requirements include:
- Ability to understand and apply the Ethics Law, including the lobbying provisions in the Ethics Law, and the Public Ethics Law to a variety of factual situations;
- General familiarity with the structure and work of the county government; and
- Understanding of general ethical principles applicable to governmental entities.
Persons having a desire to serve in this capacity must be residents of and registered voters in Frederick County.
If interested in serving, please send a letter of interest and a current resume by regular mail to the Office of the County Attorney, 12 East Church Street, Frederick, Maryland 21701 (Attention: Ms. Kim Long) or by e-mail (please no facsimiles) to ECNomComm@FrederickCountyMD.gov.
Remember to include current contact information in the documentation submitted e.g., home, work, and cell telephone numbers, home mailing address, and e-mail address.
Letters of interest and resumes must be received by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, February 23, 2018.
The following linked document lists all other boards and commissions with vacancies: https://www.frederickcountymd.gov/DocumentCenter/View/302899.
Frederick County Government does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, or disability in employment or the provision of services.