ANCHORAGE — The Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation is seeking candidates to fill an open board position representing northwestern Alaska on the Outdoor Recreational Trails Advisory Board. Applicants to ORTAB should have special knowledge, experience and interest in outdoor recreation and grant-funded programs.
The primary role of the ORTAB is to assist in evaluating grant proposals for the Recreational Trail Grant and Land and Water Conservation Fund programs. ORTAB members may also be asked for advice on other related subjects, which may include the review of proposals for State Park land acquisitions.
If you would like to be considered for appointment on the ORTAB, please submit a letter of interest, brief resume and completed questionnaire (available at http://dnr.alaska.gov/parks/misc/ortaboard.htm) to the State Trails Program Coordinator, Darcy Harris at firstname.lastname@example.org, or by fax at 907-269-8907. The deadline to apply is Sept. 1.
Board members serve a term of three years and the board meets once per year or as needed. Additional information regarding ORTAB and the Recreational Trail Grant program can be found at www.alaskastatetrails.org.