Elections Office

  1. Logic & Accuracy Testing of Voting Equipment Begins on September 23, 2021

    The Athens-Clarke County Board of Elections will conduct a Logic and Accuracy Test on all voting equipment that will be used in the upcoming November 2, 2021 election. Read on...
  2. Special Election to Fill Unexpired Seat on Winterville City Council & Qualifying for Seats

    For Winterville residents, a Special Election to fill the unexpired seat of City Council, Mary Quinn (resigned) will be held with the Tues., Nov. 2, 2021 General Municipal Election. Qualifying for seats runs Sept. 8 at 9:00 AM until Sept. 10 at noon. Read on...
  3. Voter Education for the Community

    Athens Clarke County Board of Election will present a Voter Education forum for the voters of Clarke County Read on...
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Mission statement of the Athens Clarke County Board of Elections

"The ACC Elections Office shall serve ALL members of our community; as well as our local, state, and federal governments.  We will be sure to consider and meet the needs of groups of people who have historically been marginalized and oppressed in our community.

 The ACC Elections Office  shall maximize voter & community participation as we ensure access to free and fair elections and protect the integrity of the elections process.

 To accomplish this, the ACC Elections Office shall: Provide high quality voter education and accurate information, uphold the oaths that we’ve sworn/affirmed, Support Athens-Clarke County Elections Office staff, and Do anything else that is necessary to accomplish our mission."


The Athens-Clarke County Elections Office manages voter registration and conducts all elections held in Athens-Clarke County (including the city of Winterville). The office uses the Georgia Elections Code, Georgia State Election Board rules, and U.S. Justice Department regulations as guidelines.

In carrying out its duties, the Elections Office strives to be of service to every citizen by being fair, nondiscriminatory, and informed on all election laws and legislative changes that will affect their duties and responsibilities to the public.

Contact Us

You can contact the Elections Office by phone, fax, or email. Please direct your email inquiries to Charlotte Sosebee, Director; Lisa McGlaun, Elections Assistant;  Pamela Long, Elections Assistant or Aletha Perkins, Administrative Assistant.