Contact Information

  • Amanda Duncan, Director
  • (828) 464-2424
  • Contact via email
  • Main Location:PO Box 13225 Government Drive Newton, NC 28658
  • (view all county locations)

Board Members

Board members are appointed to 2-year terms beginning in July of odd-numbered years by the State Board of Elections from names submitted by the state's Democratic and Republican parties.

Catawba County Board of Elections 2017-2019

David Abernethy (Rep)

Hickory, NC
Home Precinct: 16 - Highland
dabern@charter.net

Chair

Barry R. Cheney (Dem)

Hickory, NC
Home Precinct: 39 - Northwest
bcheney58@gmail.com

Vice-Chair

Kevin McIntosh (Rep)

Hickory, NC
Home Precinct: 36 - Viewmont 1
kevinm@hickorylaw.com

Board Member

Jason White (Dem)

Hickory, NC
Home Precinct: 14 - Oakwood
jason.white@sigmonclark.com

Secretary

Officers for 2018-19 were selected at the July 17th, 2018 Board Meeting.


The Board of Elections is the only statutory bi-partisan, quasi-judicial supervisory board in North Carolina State government. The local Board’s duties are imposed by law and include the making and issuing of rules, regulations, and instructions, not inconsistent with law or the rules established by the State Board of Elections, as it deems necessary for the guidance of election officers and voters.