Contact Information

Board of Elections
1300 East Second Street
Suite 103
Defiance, Ohio 43512

Michael S. Yambor (D), Director
Tonya R. Wichman (R), Deputy Director
Steven J. Sondergaard (R), Chairperson
Charles R. Gray (D), Member
Stanley J. Yoder (R), Member
Brenda K. Griffith (D), Member

P: (419) 782-2906
P: (419) 782-8543
F: (419) 782-5773
defiance@ohiosecretaryofstate.gov

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

Board of Elections

 

Next Election - Tuesday, March 15, 2016

The Defiance County Board of Elections performs all administrative functions of the election process including precinct boundary changes, contracts for voting locations, candidate and campaign finance filings, ballot preparation, vote tabulation, and certification of candidates elected to office.

Preview your Ballot for the March 15, 2016 General Election »

100 Day Notice for Federal Write-in Absentee Ballots for the March 15, 2016 Presidential Primary Election »

45 Day Notice for Federal Write-in Absentee Ballots for the March 15, 2016 Presidential Primary Election »

2016 Board of Elections Meeting Schedule »

Voting Information »
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News & Dates to Remember

December 16, 2015 at 4:00 PM
Filing deadline for local questions, issues and nominating petitions for candidates in partisan races for the Primary Election - Tuesday, March 15, 2016

January 30, 2016
UOCAVA Absentee ballots for 2016 March Primary must be ready to mail.

February 16, 2016 at 9:00 PM
Deadline for voter registration and updates for March 15, 2016 Presidential Primary Election

February 17, 2016
Early Voting begins at the Board of Elections Office Early Voting Hours »

March 14, 2016
Nominating petitions for independent candidates due by 4:00 p.m.

March 15, 2016
Election Day. Polls are open from 6:30 am to 7:30 pm

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Defiance County prohibits discrimination in all its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, and where applicable, sex, marital status, familial status, parental status, religion, sexual orientation or political beliefs. Defiance County is also an equal opportunity employer.

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