Voter Registration Appeals Board

Regular Meetings

No set schedule. Meets on an as needed basis.

The Voter Registration Appeals Board consist of three (3) members who are appointed by the Town Council. The municipal committees of the major political parties nominate two (2) members and the Town Clerk nominates the third member, the Chair of the Board. 


  • Elin Gould, Chair
  • Patricia Riley, Democrat
  • Diana Garcia, Republican

Powers and Duties

Upon receipt of a complaint by a person aggrieved by the decision of the Registrar, the Chair of the Registration Appeals Board shall immediately fix a time and place for the board to meet for a prompt hearing.  After hearing, the board may affirm, modify or reverse the decision of the Registrar of Voters.

A Registration Appeals Board may only act by unanimous or majority action.

Additional Information

For more details about the board please contact the Town Clerk (Fran Smith) at 207-725-6658.