FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
SECRETARY HUSTED APPOINTS KAREN WARD TO THE CHAMPAIGN COUNTY BOARD OF ELECTIONS
COLUMBUS –Secretary of State Jon Husted has appointed Karen F. Ward as a member of the Champaign County Board of Elections. Ms. Ward will fill the unexpired term of Richard Kerns.
State law requires bipartisan representation on each of Ohio’s 88 county boards of elections. Each board is made up of two Republican members and two Democratic members, all of whom must be qualified electors in the counties for which they serve. The Secretary of State makes appointments to boards of elections based on the recommendations of the executive committees of the respective county political parties.
Karen Ward was recommended by the Champaign County Democratic Executive Committee.
For more information, please contact Joshua Eck at (614) 466-2729