NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At a special meeting on April 2, members of the New Hanover County Board of Elections were sworn into their positions for the 2017-2019 term. The State Board of Elections and Ethics Enforcement appointed new member Evelyn A. Bryant and former members Jonathan W. Washburn, Jamie S. Getty and Thomas C. Pollard to the board, in accordance with state law. The board elected Thomas C. Pollard to serve as chair, Jonathan W. Washburn as vice chair and Evelyn A. Bryant as secretary.
The New Hanover County Board of Elections is responsible for conducting all elections in the county by establishing election precincts and voting sites, appointing and training precinct officials, preparing and distributing ballots and voting equipment, certifying cast ballots, and investigating voter irregularities. It maintains voter registration and participation records, and provides public information on voters and elections. Learn more at www.NHCvote.com.