Northwest Arkansas Community College Board of Trustee positions are non-partisan and all nine positions will be up for election this November due to redistricting.
A qualified candidate must be a U. S. citizen, an Arkansas resident, live in jurisdiction to be represented at time of filing and throughout term, lawfully registered to vote, and must never have been convicted of embezzlement of public money, bribery, forgery, or other infamous crime.
Any qualified person desiring to be a candidate for office in the General Election to be held on November 8, 2022 must file a Nominating Petition, Affidavit of Eligibility, Petition Affidavit, and Political Practice Pledge with the County Clerk during the filing period: August 3 at 12:00 noon until August 10, 2020 at 12:00 noon. Details can be found on the County Clerk's website.
To file, the Petition must contain signatures from not less than twenty-five (25) qualified electors of the zone in which the candidate files. Additionally, the candidate will need to pay a $3 filing fee to the County Clerk's office.
Board members typically serve for six years. ***If you are interested in having a conversation about running for office in 2022, reach out to our Candidates and Elections chair at firstname.lastname@example.org.***
All 9 Zones will be up for election
Filing Locations (Open from 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.):
Bentonville – Benton County Admin Bldg, 215 E Central Avenue, Suite 217
Rogers - Benton County Annex, 2111 W. Walnut St.