A new register of deeds for Rusk County will be appointed by Gov. Tony Evers, following the resignation and vacancy left by current Register of Deeds Carol Johnson, effective Tuesday, Dec. 31.

Evers is now seeking applicants for appointment to the remainder of Johnson’s term, which ends Jan. 3, 2021. Interested applicants should submit an online application with a cover letter, detailing professional and academic qualifications, civic activities and community involvement.

Application materials must be received no later than 5 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 20.

The application can be found on Evers’ website: www.evers.wi.gov, by clicking “Apply to Serve” and selecting the application for “register of deeds, coroner,​ and sheriff​” under “Open Positions.”

For questions about the online application or appointments process, contact Flora Csontos, director of gubernatorial appointments, at govappointments@wisconsin.gov.

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