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Fox Chapel Area Board of School Directors Seeks New Member

The Fox Chapel Area Board of School Directors is seeking applicants for an open Board position. The Board accepted the resignation of Robert Mauro at a special meeting September 16, 2019. Mr. Mauro represented Region III, which includes all of Aspinwall Borough and Blawnox Borough, Wards 1 and 5 of O’Hara Township, and Districts 1 and 3 of Fox Chapel Borough. Interested candidates must reside in Region III of the district. Candidates for School Board must be 18 years of age or older and have been a resident of the school district for at least one year prior to the appointment. The term of office for this seat will expire on the first Monday of December 2021.  

Any qualified candidates for the School Board position should return a completed application no later than noon on Wednesday, October 2, 2019, to:  Fox Chapel Area School District, Administrative Offices, ATTN: Board Secretary, 611 Field Club Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15238. Applications and résumés can also be faxed to 412/967-0697, ATTN: Board Secretary. Receipt of each application will be acknowledged. Applications for the open position are also available at the Fox Chapel Area School District administrative offices between the hours of 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday.  

Interviews for interested candidates will be conducted Thursday, October 3, at 6:30 p.m., and candidates must be available for the interview. The interviews will be held in the Fox Chapel Area High School large group instruction room and will be open to the public. The Board will vote on and appoint a candidate that same evening (October 3) as part of this special meeting.

Mr. Mauro served two terms on the School Board.The first was from March 2008-September 2015. He was later appointed to fill an unexpired term and served from September 2016-September 2019.