Welcome to the Essex County NJ Board of Elections


“Nobody will ever deprive the American people of the right to vote except the American people themselves, and the only way they could do this is by not voting.”
–Franklin D. Roosevelt

Here in Essex County, we want to make voting as easy and fair as possible. This website provides everything you need to know about your rights as a voter. You can:

If you have any questions, please contact us!


Linda Von Nessi, Essex County Board of Elections Clerk

Linda von Nessi
Clerk of the Essex County Board of Elections


Bethany O’Toole, Chairwoman
Lee B. Fisher, Secretary
Al Barlas, Member
Quilla Talmadge, Member