TUSD seeks applicants to fill two vacancies on the Governing Board Audit Committee. Committee members assist in assuring that the TUSD Governing Board adequately complies with its fiduciary oversight obligations, help strengthen TUSD's internal financial controls, and help provide greater transparency of the District's stewardship of tax dollars. These are non-paid volunteer positions.
The Committee's specific responsibilities and goals are:
The committee meets at least monthly and reports to the District's Governing Board semi-annually, or more often as needed. Members have initial appointments of four years. All committee members are uncompensated and serve as volunteers. The committee will operate under conditions of the Open Meeting Law, ARS §§38-431 and 38-431.01. For further information, please see the Charter for the Governing Board Audit Committee: In Word | In PDF.
Public members of the Audit Committee shall reside within the boundaries of the District and shall, through education or experience, possess the knowledge in accounting, auditing, financial reporting, and school district finances needed to understand and evaluate the District’s financial statements, external audit, and the district’s internal compliance and implementation activities.
Applications should include the online application form (below), a resumé, references, and a letter of intent that describes the applicant's interest in working with this volunteer committee and experience related to the qualifications listed for Audit Committee members.
Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.
Supporting application materials may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org, faxed to 520-798-8767, hand-delivered to the Governing Board Office in the Morrow Education Center at 1010 E. 10th Street, Building A; or mailed to Tucson Unified School District Governing Board, Morrow Education Center, 1010 E. 10th Street, Tucson, Arizona 85719.
Two new committee members will be selected by the Governing Board upon receipt of appropriate applications.