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Welcome to the Shelby County Board of Elections

On the following pages, we offer information relating to the process of voting in Shelby County, Ohio. If you do not find what you are looking for, our staff stands ready to answer your questions. Simply contact us by mail, phone or e-mail and we will be happy to assist you in any way we can.


Pamela Kerrigan, Director
Donald Chupp, Deputy Director
Trina Riethman, Clerk

Board Members

Christopher Gibbs, Chairman
Merrill Asher
Jon F. Baker
Charles Craynon


Every voter will be required to provide proof of identity before voting. The forms of identification you may use includes:

  • Your current and valid photo identification card.
  • Military identification.
  • A copy of a utility bill.
  • A bank statement.
  • A paycheck.
  • A government check; or
  • A government document showing your name and current address.

(Note: you cannot use as proof of identification a notice that the board of election mailed to you.)