Friday, March 09, 2007


Citizen advisory board for substance abuse issues, Montgomery County, Maryland
Vacancy Announcement

Release ID: 07-044
Media Contact: Beth Gochrach, 240.777.2528 -
For Immediate Release: 3/9/2007 - Application Deadline: 3/30/2007

Leggett Seeks Applicants For Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Advisory Council

County Executive Isiah Leggett is seeking applicants to fill eight vacancies on the Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Advisory Council. The vacancies are for:

one treatment provider,
one prevention provider,

one person in recovery,

one member of the clergy, and

one business representative (which includes non-profits and sole proprietorships).

Four incumbents are eligible to apply for reappointment to other seats. Members serve three-year terms without compensation and meet the second Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. in Rockville.

The Council advises the Department of Health and Human Services, the County Executive, and the County Council in identifying local alcohol and other drug abuse program needs, assists in the development of plans to meet those needs, makes recommendations in the budget process relative to those programs, and promotes public dialog regarding alcoholism and other drug abuse. The body's official web page is:

Authorizing legislation:

Applicants should write by March 30 to:

County Executive Isiah Leggett
Executive Office Building,
101 Monroe St., Rockville, MD 20850

or send an e-mail to:
Applicants should indicate the type of slot for which they are applying. A letter and brief resume that includes home and business telephone numbers should be enclosed.

Members of County boards, committees and commissions may not serve on more that one such group at a time. Members of this Council are eligible for reimbursement for travel and dependent care for meetings attended. Leggett’s appointments are subject to confirmation by the County Council. Applications of those selected for appointment are made public as part of the confirmation process.

Above re-published by current member, Steve Coulter,

This page on the web:

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