Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation Tribal Council – Notice of Vacancy

The Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation is seeking qualified enrolled members interested in the appointment to the Tribal Council to fill the remainder of the term for Tribal Council Person #2.

In accordance with the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation Constitution;

Article VII – Elections and Nominations, Section 4:

In order to be qualified for office and seek election to a seat on the Tribal Council a person must:

A) Be an enrolled member of the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation.

C) Candidates for the office of Council Person must be 21 years of age or older.

D) No person convicted of a felony within the past 5 years shall be a candidate for any office.

Article XII – Vacancies and Removal, Section 1, Filling Vacancies:

All vacancies in the Tribal Council caused by removal, recall, death or resignation shall be filled as follows:

B) If the vacancy occurs during the second half of the term following the regular election for the position vacated, the Tribal Council shall fill the vacancy by appointment after affirming with the proposed qualified appointee of his or her acceptance of the position.

Interested parties shall submit a letter of interest and a resume to the Office of the Tribal Council Secretary by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, May 10, 2019.

Letters may be sent electronically to: 
Subject: Tribal Council Person #2

Or by mail to:
Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation
Attn: Office of the Secretary
16281 Q Road
Mayetta, KS 66509