Board of Elections Office 1113 Usher Street Suite 103 Covington, GA 30014
The current members are:
Chairman Hugh Steele Term Expires December 31, 2018
Democratic Appointee Kelly Robinson Term Expires December 31, 2021
Republican Appointee Dustin Thompson Term Expires December 31, 2018
The Board of Elections has three members. Each member serves a four-year term and is appointed by the Newton County Board of Commissioners as follows: a nonpartisan appointee who serves as Chairman, an appointee from the local Democratic Party and an appointee from the local Republican Party.
The Newton County Board of Elections serves as the Superintendent of Elections for Newton County and is responsible for seeing that all voter registration and the conduct of elections comply with the laws set forth in the Georgia Election Code and the Rules and Regulations promulgated by the State Election Board.