About the Board

The Board of Voter Registration and Elections of Beaufort County was established in accordance with Section 7-5-10 of the South Carolina Code of Laws and is made up of nine members appointed by the Governor of the State of South Carolina upon recommendation of the Beaufort County Legislative Delegation.

The Director serves at pleasure of the Board.

 Marie S. Smalls, Director


 

Board Leadership

Ron Clifford, Chairman

Mr. Clifford was appointed by the Governor in October, 2005 and was named as Chairman in April, 2010 then elected for a second term in 2015 and a third term in 2017.  Mr. Clifford was reappointed by the Governor on April 21, 2015.  His term expires December 1, 2018.

William Severns, Vice Chairman 

Mr. Severns was appointed by the Governor on May 2, 2012 and was reappointed by the Governor on April 21, 2015.  Mr. Severns was elected Vice Chairman in 2015 and elected for a second term in 2017.  His term expires December 1, 2018.


Board Members

William Bronson

Mr. Bronson was appointed by the Governor in March, 2014 and was reappointed by the Governor on April 21, 2015.  His term expires December 1, 2020.

Beverly Dore

Ms. Dore was appointed by the Governor in July, 2010 and was reappointed by the Governor on April 21, 2015.  Her term expires December 1, 2018.

Dean Hewitt

Mr. Hewitt was appointed by the Governor to the Beaufort County Board of Elections and Registration in May, 2006 and served as Vice Chairman from May, 2011 - 2015.   He was reappointed by the Governor on April 21, 2015.  His term expires December 1, 2016.

Bruce Massey

 Mr. Bruce Massey was appointed by the Governor on March 15, 2014 and was reappointed by the Governor on April 21, 2015.  His term expires December 1, 2020.

James Rowe

Mr. Rowe was appointed by the Governor in August, 2009 and was reappointed by the Governor on April 21, 2015.  His term expires December 1, 2018.

Henry "Harry" Waddington

Mr. Waddington was appointed by the Governor in January, 2017.  His term expires December 1, 2020.

 

     

 

 

Staff:

Mr. W. Roberson, Deputy Director - (843) 255-6902

Ms. A. Gilliam, Office Manager - (843) 255-6911

Mr. B. Harris - (843) 255-6915

Ms. T. Harris - (843) 255-6914

Mr. V. Kemp - (843) 255-6920

Mrs. R. Smalls - (843) 255-6940 / 6912

Mrs. F. Smalls Miller - (843) 255-6910

Ms. K. Weitz - (843) 255-6901


Mailing Address:

P.O. Drawer 1228

Beaufort, SC  29901-1228

Physical Address:

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Beaufort Office