Board of Elections

Next board meeting is September 11, 2017 at 5:30 pm.

  • John E Rowe (R), President
  • Beatrice P. Tignor (D), Vice President
  • Anita C. Jones, Recording Secretary
  • Robert G. McGinley, Esq., Board Attorney
  • ​Roberta B. Deegan (R)
  • Thomas J. Slezak (R)
  • Jaime J. Vazquez-Saldana (R)
Alternate Board Members
  • Clement A. Gaynor, Jr. (R)
  • Lester W Jones (D)
  • Olivia D. Vaughns (R)

Mission Statement

The mission of the Prince George's County Board of Elections is to promote voter education, administer an efficient voting process, maintain an accurate voter registration database, and ensure that elected officials are elected in accordance with Federal, State, and County election laws.


The Governor, by and with the consent of the Senate, appoints five persons who constitute the Board of Elections. The appointees are selected from lists furnished by the County Central Committee of the Democratic and Republican parties. The Board is responsible for the supervision of all County, State and Federal Elections held in Prince George's County.


The Board of Elections is responsible for the supervision of elections, voter registration and record keeping, and the administration of election laws in Prince George's County, in accordance with Article 33 of the Annotated Code of Maryland. The Board and the Election Administrator seek to provide voter registration to every County citizen who wants it.

Next Election

The next election is the 2018 Gubernatorial Primary Election which will be conducted on June 26, 2018 from 7a.m. to 8 p.m.

Early Voting

Early Voting begins on June 14, 2018 and ends on June 21, 2018. Early voting sites will be open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. 

Effective July 1, 2017 The cost of Board of Elections (District) Maps will increase to $40.00 per map. Maps are available online at no cost.