Ramsey County Advisory Body Application

Thank you for your interest in serving on a Ramsey County advisory body (this includes all Ramsey County boards, commissions, committees, and task forces). Please complete this application form. You must submit one application per advisory body and respond to all sections that require a response (*).

By completing this application, you acknowledge that:

  1. You understand the level of commitment and work that may be expected of you;
  2. Ramsey County may contact your list of references;
  3. You will provide any changes to your contact information and address;
  4. All the information you provide is complete and true to the best of your knowledge; and
  5. If you are under the age of 18, a parent/guardian or caregiver must provide their signature at the end of this application to indicate consent of you serving on an advisory body if selected.

Data Classification Advisory

Some of the information on this form is public data under the Minnesota Government Data Practices Act, Minn. Stat. Chapter 13. The data is being requested so that Ramsey County can make an informed decision as to the appointment to the relevant advisory body. An applicant is not required to provide any information; however, failure to answer any of the questions on this application may cause the appointing authority to reject the application or to select another candidate. The data on this form will be maintained by Ramsey County in accordance with the Minnesota Government Data Practices Act and the nonpublic portions of the form, if any, will be available to individuals working for the County whose work assignments reasonably require access.

* Indicates a required field

Advisory body

Supplemental questions

In the Strategic Plan, racial equity is applied in every priority.


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Ramsey County seeks to increase diversity on its advisory bodies. Responses to these questions will be used to get a better idea of the demographic make-up of the members who serve on our advisory bodies and to assist in our outreach efforts. Although you are not required to provide this information, failing to do so may impede the ability to make an informed decision regarding your application. The information is kept strictly confidential and when reported, will not identify any individual.

Please specify your race/ethnicity.

The above data is being collected in support of your application to serve on a Ramsey County advisory body. The selection process may require review and appointment by the Ramsey County Commissioners depending on the advisory board, some do not require formal appointment. If you are chosen to serve on an advisory body, the public data on your application (name and address) may be provided to the public, if requested. All other data on your application is considered private and will not be released to the public.