Board of Elections


  • Eddie Adams, Chairman
  • Judy Edwards, Secretary
  • Gary Kilpatrick, Board Member

The election board is made up of three members, elected to two-year terms; the current term will expire in 2017.


The goal of the Cherokee County Board of Elections is to provide lawful, efficient, and timely execution of all elections. Our objective is to strive toward a progressive election process that meets every measure of the law as well as the demands of the 21st Century. We aim to provide fair elections for the Federal Government, the State of North Carolina, and Cherokee County.