Brandie Draves named elections director for Currituck

Published 5:16 pm Tuesday, April 26, 2022

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Brandie Draves assumed the duties of director of elections for Currituck County on April 18, 2022. The North Carolina State Board of Elections approved the appointment.

Draves succeeds former director Sydni Banks, who resigned to pursue an opportunity in the private business sector. Prior to being named director, Draves served as deputy director of elections in Currituck County for six years.

“I look forward to providing fair, impartial, and accurate election services and innovative solutions to ensure our voters don’t encounter long lines on elections day. Additionally, I want to thank our appointed board and many election workers. Because of their ongoing efforts, elections are and will remain successful in Currituck County,” Draves said.

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The North Carolina Primary Election is scheduled for May 17, 2022. The one-stop early voting period is April 28 to May 14. Anyone with questions regarding the election may contact the Currituck County Board of Elections at 252-232-2525.