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August 24, 2012
Marla Augustine, Communications and Legislative Services, (402) 471-4047 or
Members Sought for Health Board
Lincoln—The State Board of Health is seeking two members of the public and one esthetician to serve on the board responsible for cosmetology, electrology, esthetics, nail technology and body art.  This board is responsible for granting license privileges, among other duties. 
A professional who is actively engaged in the practice of esthetics will be appointed to fill the esthetician vacancy.  Individuals who can represent a consumer perspective and are not licensed in the particular areas that the board serves will be appointed to fill the public member vacancies.  

Persons interested in serving on the board can obtain an application and documents related to the appointment process at
To receive an application by mail contact the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public Health, Licensure Unit, P.O. Box 95026, Lincoln, NE 68509-5026; by email at; or by phone at (402) 471-6515.
Completed applications must be received by September 12th.  Interviews will be conducted on September 16th in Holdrege and on November 19th in Lincoln.   Positions will be appointed by the Board of Health on November 19th.