Board of Elections


The Prince George's County Board of Elections (PGCBOE) will conduct a manual ballot audit of the 2018 General Election starting on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. 

This audit may take two days and will be conducted at the following location:                    

Prince George's County Board of Elections                                                                         

1100 Mercantile Lane, Suite 160                                                                                         

Largo, MD 20774

PGCBOE will manually tally a sample of votes cast for the Office of the Comptroller and will compare the results of the manual tally against the results from the voting system. This process will determine whether the voting system accurately counted ballots during the 2018 General Election.


The next Board of Elections  board meeting is Monday, February 4, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Securing Elections in Maryland


  • 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

Election Dates

General Election - November 6, 2018, 7 am until 8 pm Early Voting for the General Election - Thursday, October 25, 2018 through Thursday, November 1, 2018 from 10 am until 8 pm.