Board and Committee Openings

Volunteer Opportunities

The Selectboard welcomes residents who have an interest in serving on the Town’s various Committees/Boards. Please complete our Online Talent Bank Application.

You may also download a printable copy of the Talent Bank Application and return it to Janet Tierney, Hanover Town Hall, 550 Hanover Street, Suite #29, Hanover, MA 02339, or via e-mail to janet.tierney@hanover-ma.gov.

Letters of interest will be forwarded to the appropriate appointing authority. Please e-mail or call the Board or Committee's respective contact, if you would like more information on a vacancy, prior to submitting an application.

Current Selectboard Appointment Vacancies

  • Board of Trust Fund Commissioners
    Appointed by: Selectboard
    Composed of three members with terms expiring on a rotating three-year basis. 
    Meetings throughout the year on an as-needed basis.
    Current openings: 2
    Contact: Janet Tierney, janet.tierney@hanover-ma.gov, 781-826-5000 ext. 1032
  • Council on Aging Advisory Board
    Appointed by: Selectboard
    Meetings throughout the year on an as-needed basis.
    Current openings: 1
    Contact: Janet Tierney, janet.tierney@hanover-ma.gov, 781-826-5000 ext. 1032      
  • Master Plan Implementation Committee
    1 Selectboard and 2 Citizens at Large Appointed by: Selectboard
    Composed of Seventeen Members appointed by various Committees and Boards
    Meetings throughout the year on an as-needed basis to assist in providing oversight and coordination of the implementation of the Town's Master Plan.
    Current openings: 1
    Contact: Janet Tierney, janet.tierney@hanover-ma.gov, 781-826-5000 ext. 1032                    
  • MBTA Advisory Board Representative
    Appointed by: Selectboard
    The representative will provide oversight of the MassBay Transportation Authority as well as technical assistance and information on behalf of community members.
    The Board meets periodically throughout the year.
    Current openings: 1
    Contact: Janet Tierney, janet.tierney@hanover-ma.gov, 781-826-5000 ext. 1032         
  • Taxation Aid Committee
    Appointed by: Selectboard
    This five-member committee administers the fund created to aid low-income elderly and disabled residents with their property taxes.
    Current openings: 2
    Contact: Janet Tierney, janet.tierney@hanover-ma.gov, 781-826-5000 ext. 1032