Erica Hamilton serves as the director of Voter Registration and Elections for DeKalb County. She is responsible for administering and supervising the conduct of elections and voter registration. She is a hands-on administrator and considers world-class customer service as a top priority for her department.. In the registrations division she is committed to assuring that her staff registers all eligible citizens to vote, assigns voters to respective precincts in accordance with state and federal laws and maintains accurate registration records. In the elections division she is committed to assuring that all federal, state, county and municipal elections are conducted in accordance with the Georgia Election Code, as well as operating the absentee poll for federal, state, county and municipal elections. It is crucial that Daniels stay abreast of any changes to laws that impact the registration/elections process. Because of the department's excellent reputation throughout the state, DeKalb County is often called upon as an example.
Departmental Summary - Voter Registration and Elections
DeKalb County Voter Registration and Elections registers eligible citizens to vote and assigns voters to precincts in accordance with state and federal laws; conducts all federal, state, county and municipal elections in accordance with Georgia’s election code; and operates all polling locations including advance voting locations and an absentee poll for federal, state, county, and municipal elections conducted in DeKalb County.