The Electoral Board is composed of three members who are appointed by a majority of Circuit Court Judges serving Nelson. They serve a three-year staggered term. Representation is given to the “…two political parties having the the highest and next to highest number of votes in the Commonwealth for Governor at the last preceding gubernatorial election.” Virginia Election Law 24.2-106
The Electoral Board appoints the General Registrar who serves a four-year term. The General Registrar and Assistant Registrar are responsible for registering people to vote, maintaining official registration records, educating the public about voter registration, and together with the Electoral Board and Officers of Election, administering elections for the County of Nelson.
Electoral Board Members
Armand J. Thieblot | Chairman
William H. Smith | Vice Chairman
Susan B. Greene | Secretary
The next Electoral Board meeting will be held at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, February 1, 2023 at the Office of the Registrar located at 571 Front Street, Lovingston.