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Apply for Board Membership

board meetingInterested in applying for Board membership?
Applying for a Governor-appointed Board is simple! To get a deeper sense of what to expect as a Board member, visit the Governor's Boards & Commissions Page

Interested individuals will need to complete the Interest Form on the Boards & Commission webpage and identify their interest in being considered for OSBEELS appointment. Once completed, individuals will need to email their forms to or mail to:

Office of the Governor
Executive Appoints
900 Court Street NE, Room 160
Salem, OR 97301-4075

The Governor makes appointments to over 250 Boards and Commissions representing a broad range of areas and issues for the State of Oregon. Members of Oregon State Boards are vital participants in statewide decision-making and dedicated individuals have the opportunity to participate in developing a wide variety of important governmental policies. 

The Governor is also committed to ensuring that all Boards and Commissions represent the growing age, racial and gender diversity of the state. This is an amazing opportunity to pool our collective viewpoints, visions and hopes for Oregon—and all citizens are welcome and encouraged to serve.

If you are interested in applying for or wish to learn more about the application process, visit the Boards & Commissions Page and follow the instructions provided.