Governor Walker Seeks Applicants for Sheriff of Grant County
Governor Scott Walker announced today that he is seeking applicants for appointment as sheriff in Grant County.
The appointment will fill the vacancy created by the forthcoming resignation of Sheriff Keith D. Govier. The new sheriff will begin serving August 14, 2012 and will complete a term ending January 1, 2015.
An applicant must reside in Grant County at the time the appointment becomes effective.
If you are interested in applying for the position, please submit the following:
Application: found on Governor Walker’s website: www.walker.wi.gov.
(Select the “Apply to Serve tab at the top of the page and then select the sheriff/coroner tab)
Completed application materials should be submitted to:
Office of the Governor
Attention: Eric Esser
Director of Gubernatorial Appointments
115 East, State Capitol
Madison, WI 53707-7863
Applicants should outline in their cover letters what professional and academic experiences qualify them to be sheriff and describe their civic activities and community involvement. Application materials must be received no later than Monday, June 25, 2012. Potential applicants with questions about the appointments process may contact Eric Esser at 608-266-1212.