By statute, Election 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;
the Board Chair is appointed by the Governor.
Catawba County Election Board Members 2023-2025
Barry R. Cheney (Dem)
David Hood (Rep)
Felicia Culbreath-Setzer (Dem)
Thomas Luckadoo (Rep)
Jason White (Dem)
|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.
Felicia Culbreath-Setzer was sworn in August 3, 2023.
Historical List of Board Members 1930 to Present