Board of Elections

The Board is responsible for conducting all federal, state, and local elections held within Wayne County and is delegated to perform duties as prescribed by N.C. General Statutes Chapter 163, or by the rules, orders, and directives of the State Board of Elections. The Board appoints all Chief Judges, Judges, Assistants, and other officers of elections.

The Wayne County Board of Elections consists of three members and is responsible for the administration of Elections and Related Laws and Rules of North Carolina. The Director, upon recommendation of the Board, is appointed by the State to advise and provide administrative oversight.