Benicia Unified School District

BUSD Area 5 Board Member Vacancy

Category(s): Latest News

Posted On: September 20, 2022

Public Notice 


Announcement of Board Member Vacancy 

The Solano County Registrar of Voters notified the Benicia Unified School District that no candidate has applied to serve Area 5 (map linked) for the November 8, 2022, general election. In response, the Benicia Unified School District Governing Board will provisionally appoint a candidate to fill the seat at the November 3, 2022, Regular Governing Board meeting.

Qualified candidates (resident of Benicia living in Area 5, a citizen of California, not employed by Benicia Unified, a registered voter over 18 years of age, and not legally disqualified from holding a civil office) may apply by picking up, completing and returning an application packet at the Office of the Superintendent. 

Office hours are 8:00 am- 4:30 pm, Monday – Friday.

Applications must be picked up in person from and once completed submitted to:
Georgina Martinez, Chief Assistant to the Superintendent BUSD
[email protected]
Benicia Unified School District
350 East K Street
Benicia, CA 94510 

Provisional Appointment Timeline:

  • The filing period begins on September 16, 2022, and closes on October 14, 2022, at 12:00 pm.
  • The Governing Board will interview selected applicants and announce the candidate chosen at the November 3, 2022, Regular Governing Board meeting.
  • The provisional appointed candidate will be sworn in at the Governing Board Organizational Meeting on December 15, 2022.