Coconino County Superintendent of Schools Robert Kelty is accepting applications to fill a vacancy on the Fredonia Moccasin Unified School District (FMUSD) Governing Board.

One seat has become vacant due to the resignation of Sondra Bistline. Superintendent Kelty has determined an appointment to fill the vacant seat will best meet the needs of the community and the Fredonia Moccasin Unified School District.

The term of this appointment will run from September through December 31, 2014. To be eligible to serve on a school district governing board:

•A candidate must be a registered voter of the State of Arizona;

•A candidate must be a resident of the school district for at least one year prior to the appointment;

•A candidate or their spouse may not be an employee of the district.

Those interested in serving on the FMUSD Governing Board should submit, mail, fax or e-mail an application to Coconino County Superintendent of Schools Robert Kelty at 2384 N. Steves Blvd., Flagstaff, AZ  86004. Interested parties can also fax their application to 928-679-8077 or e-mail">

An application for appointment can be found online at under the Elections page. All applications must be received no later than 5 p.m. August 23.

An advisory committee consisting of district residents and a current board member will be assembled to conduct interviews and advise Superintendent Kelty on the appointment.

For more information, please call Cathleen Garrison at the Office of the Coconino County School Superintendent at 928-679-8070 or e-mail at