Nelson County is located in:
Congressional District 05 | Representative Denver L. Riggleman, III
Senatorial District 25 | Representative Creigh Deeds
House of Delegates District 020 | Representative Richard P. “Dickie” Bell
House of Delegates District 059 | Representative C. Matt Fariss
Electoral Board and General Registrar
The Electoral Board is composed of three members who are appointed by a majority of Circuit Court Judges serving Nelson. They serve a three-year staggered term. Representation is given to the “…two political parties having the the highest and next to highest number of votes in the Commonwealth for Governor at the last preceding gubernatorial election.” Virginia Election Law 24.2-106
The Electoral Board appoints the General Registrar who serves a four-year term. The General Registrar and Assistant Registrar are responsible for registering people to vote, maintaining official registration records, educating the public about voter registration, and together with the Electoral Board and Officers of Election, administering elections for the County of Nelson.
Electoral Board Members
David C. McBee | Chairman
Donald H. Bailey | Vice Chairman
Lynn S. Simpson | Secretary
The board meets every third Thursday at 10:00 am at the Voter Registration Office to conduct regular business.