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OLIVESBURG – The Crestview Local School District Board of Education accepted the resignation of Treasurer, Beth Lykins, effective Dec. 31, at its meeting on Monday, Nov. 16.

The district, with the assistance of Mid-Ohio Educational Service Center, is now seeking qualified applicants with a strong financial background for the position of Interim Treasurer.

A full-time replacement will be sought in the spring of 2021. It is anticipated that the Interim Treasurer would start on or about Jan. 1, 2021 and stay through the transition of a full-time Treasurer.

Qualified applicants should have a strong sense of integrity, be self-directed, possess strong financial analysis skills, be detail-oriented and a strong communicator. The Board of Education will offer a salary that is commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Specific qualifications and requirements for the position can be found at the Mid-Ohio ESC website through the following link: https://bit.ly/3nC9twM. Those interested in the position need to submit a letter of interest and resume to Steve Earnest, Mid-Ohio ESC Executive Director, at the following address: 890 West Fourth Street, Suite 100,  Mansfield, Ohio 44906.

Resumes can also be submitted via email to earnest.steve@moesc.net. Anyone with questions can call Steve Earnest at 419-774-2503.

Applications must be received by Dec. 4, and interviews will be held on Dec. 9.

Mid-Ohio ESC Superintendent Kevin D. Kimmel expressed his enthusiasm to partner with the Crestview Local Schools Board of Education to find the best candidate to help lead the district.

“Behind the scenes, a district treasurer keeps things running smoothly and every department is dependent on the accuracy of their work," Kimmel said. "We understand the importance of this position, and we’re glad to help Crestview.”

Crestview Local, nestled in the northeast corner of Richland County, currently serves 1,065 students on a campus of three buildings. Crestview prides itself on being the center of the community and has a strong relationship and backing of the community. Crestview has a tradition of excellence providing strong academic programming while offering varied co-curricular and extracurricular activities for students.

Mid-Ohio Educational Service Center provides specialized academic and support services to 10 school districts and over 17,000 students in Crawford, Morrow and Richland Counties. Client districts receive services from curriculum, gifted and special education consultants, speech pathologists, psychologists, special education teachers, occupational therapists and physical therapists.

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