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MADISON – Gov. Tony Evers announced on May 30, 2019 that he is seeking applicants for appointment as coroner in Jackson County. Application materials must be received no later than 5 p.m. on Monday, September 30, 2019.

The appointment will fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Karla Wood, effective June 30, 2019. The new coroner will complete a term through January 2, 2023. For more information about the position, visit the Jackson County website.

Interested applicants must submit an online application with a cover letter detailing professional and academic qualifications, civic activities, and community involvement.

The application can be found on Gov. Evers’ website: by clicking “Apply” in the center of the page, scrolling to the bottom of the page and clicking “Click here to apply for the Register of Deeds, Coroner or Sheriff positions”. If the online application is not functioning, please send a cover letter and resume to​.

Potential applicants with questions about the application process may contact Flora Csontos, Director of Gubernatorial Appointments, at (608) 267-3675.

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