March 7, 2022–8:17 p.m.
The Floyd County Board of Elections has selected the person they want to serve as elections supervisor.
The board is recommending the hiring of James Stephens, who is currently the city manager in Euharlee.
The selection must be approved by the Floyd County Commission.
Stephens has a BBA from the University of West Georgia and a MAS in accounting from Western Governors University.
He has over eight years of experience in local government management, three years of government auditing experience, and eight years of state government experience.
The election supervisor will serve as staff support for the board, attend meetings of the board, assist the board in fulfilling its duties of voter registration and the conduct of elections and provide daily supervision of other county employees who assist the board.
The election supervisor will be considered a full-time county employee.