Council Appointment Process
The Council is composed of 25 members appointed for three-year terms with a maximum of two consecutive terms. Each member is appointed by the Governor from among state residents. Council members include representatives of the Departments of Education; Employment and Economic Development, Health and Human Services; the Institute on Community Integration (University Center for Excellence) and the Minnesota Disability Law Center (Protection and Advocacy system). Nongovernmental agencies and private nonprofit organizations are also represented.
The Council is seeking applications for membership on the Council. Information about the Open Appointment Process and an application can be found at http://www.sos.state.mn.us/index.aspx?page=5. Vacancies are posted monthly.