The El Paso County Board of Commissioners is seeking community-minded citizen volunteers to serve as private citizen members on the Citizen Review Panel. Applications for the open positions are due by November, 2, 2012.
The Citizen Review Panel is an extension and continuation of the grievance (appeal) procedure established through the Department of Human Services Quality Assurance Program, provides a forum for the discussion of consumer concerns regarding the Department of Human Services, reviews and audits quality issues and concerns with the department, and considers and addresses other issues brought before it by the director of the department. It consists of no less than five and no more than nine members appointed by the Board of County Commissioners for three-year terms. Members may not serve for more than six consecutive years.
The volunteer application is located at www.elpasoco.com and can be accessed by clicking on the “Volunteer Boards” link. Applicants are asked to reference the board and position they wish to represent and include a mailing address and daytime phone number.
Send completed applications and letter of interest and/or résumés to:
Board of County Commissioners
Attn: Frances St. Germain, County Administration Manager
200 S. Cascade Avenue, Suite 100
Colorado Springs, CO 80903-2208
Applications may also be faxed to 719-520-6397 or emailed to email@example.com. For further information call 719-520-6436.
Contact: Dave Rose
Public Information Officer
Phone: 520-6540 Cell: 337-9239