About the Board

The Board of Voter Registration and Elections of Beaufort County was established in accordance with Section 7-5-10 of the South Carolina Code of Laws and is made up of nine members appointed by the Governor of the State of South Carolina upon recommendation of the Beaufort County Legislative Delegation.

The Director serves at pleasure of the Board.

 Marie S. Smalls, Director


Board Leadership

Jean Felix, Chairman

Ms. Felix was appointed by the Governor to the Board of Voter Registration and Elections of Beaufort County in December, 2018 then elected as Chairman in January, 2021.  Her term expires December 1, 2022.

Beverly Dore, Vice Chairman 

Ms. Dore was appointed by the Governor in July, 2010 and was reappointed by the Governor on April 21, 2015 then elected as Vice Chairman in January, 2021.  Her term expires December 1, 2022.


Board Members

Ron Clifford

Mr. Clifford was appointed by the Governor in October, 2005 and was named as Chairman in April, 2010 then elected for a second term in 2015 and a third term in 2017.  Mr. Clifford was reappointed by the Governor on April 21, 2015.  His term expires December 1, 2022. 

 

Dr. Caroline Fermin

Dr. Fermin was appointed by the Governor to the Board of Voter Registration and Elections of Beaufort County in March, 2020.  Her term expires December 1, 2024.

 

Bernadette R. Hampton

Ms. Hampton was appointed by the Governor to the Board of Voter Registration and Elections of Beaufort County in December, 2018.  Her term expires December 1, 2022.

 

Allyne Mitchell

Ms. Mitchell was appointed by the Governor to the Board of Voter Registration and Elections of Beaufort County in December, 2018.  Her term expires December 1, 2022.

 

Craig Pelley

Mr. Pelley was appointed by the Governor to the Board of Voter Registration and Elections of Beaufort County in November, 2018.  His term expires December 1, 2020. 

 

 Jim Rowe

Mr. Rowe was reappointed by the Governor in August, 2015 and was reappointed by the Governor on April 21, 2015.  His term expires December 1, 2022.


Staff:

Wendell Roberson, Deputy Director
Amber Black
Mychael Gibbs
Latara Grant
Tonya Harris
Vernon Kemp 
Jammie Moore
Rosalyn Smalls
Craig Todesco
Kristina Weitz


Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 1228

Beaufort, SC  29901-1228

Physical Address:

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Beaufort Office