Election/Appointment Process: Three people are appointed by Governor and confirmed by the General Assembly. The two largest parties submit a list of candidates and the governor must choose one from each of the two lists. The governor designates a secretary of the board. Terms last four years.
- Prescribes voter registration forms
- Determines ballot eligibility of parties
- Approves new voting systems/ devices
- Advertises statewide ballot questions
- Canvasses election returns
Secondary Official(s): Supreme Court of Virginia
Election/Appointment Process: Elected for 12 year terms by both houses of the General Assembly.
- Handles recounts
The election calendar is set by statute.
Chairman: Jean Cunningham
Vice-Chair: Harold Pyon
Secretary: Nancy Rodriques
Public Office Experience: N/A
Reelection/Reappointment Date: 2007
Suite 101, 200 North 9th Street
Richmond, Virginia 23219-3485
Telephone: (804)864-8901 Toll Free: 800 552-9745
FAX: 804 371-0194