Personnel Commission

Agendas and Minutes

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  • Orrin Baird, Chair
    Term expires: September 2026
    Term as Chair expires: September 2024
  • Charles Ingersoll
    Term expires: September 2025
  • Gregory Ossi
    Term expires: September 2024

Staff Representative

Applicable Commission Guidelines

(Excerpted from Section 3-4 of the Village "Personnel Code" )

  1. There shall be a three-member personnel commission. The members shall serve for three-year terms or until a successor has been appointed, except that the initial appointments shall be for one (1) year, two (2) years and three (3) years, so that the members terms shall be staggered. Each year the chairman of the Board of Managers shall designate one (1) commission member as chairman of the commission. Membership on the commission shall be restricted to qualified voters of Chevy Chase Village who are not Village employees and who are not elected officials of the Village.
  2. The members of the personnel commission shall familiarize themselves with the Village personnel code and regulations and procedures adopted pursuant thereto.
  3. The personnel commission shall, from time to time, make recommendations to the Village Manager or Board of Managers to promote the efficiency and effectiveness of the Village civil service.
  4. The personnel commission shall hear appeals pursuant to section 3-27 of [the "Personnel Code"].

Joining the Commission

You may apply (PDF) if you are interested in joining this Commission. Please note: Appointments to Village Commissions occur when current members' terms expire, or upon a member's resignation.