Clay County Board of Election Commissioners

100 West Mississippi
Liberty, MO 64068

Phone: (816)-415-8683
Fax: (816)-792-5334


Details on Board or Commission

Authority: 115.027


Function: The Clay County Board of Election Commissioners sets policy and makes rules and regulations within the statutes for the conduct of all public elections within the jurisdiction.

SubCommittees: none

Details on Meetings

Number of meetings: 12 meetings, varying special meetings

Location of meetings: Liberty

Duration of meetings: 2 to 3 hours

Preparation time for meetings: 1 hour

Total time commitment: 5 hours

Details on Members

Total members: 4

Appointed members: 4

Term length: 4 years

Compensation: Members receive reimbursement for realized and necessary expenses.

Member Requirements: Members must not hold any statutory position within a political party or on a political committee, be a candidate for political office, or hold other public office during his or her term.

Political Requirements: yes, not more than 2 members may be members of the same political party

Geographic Requirements: yes, members must reside in Clay County for one year preceding appointment

Senate Consent Required: Yes


Mrs. Thelma Crawford(D) Secretary
Member 1
Kansas City
Term begins: Oct 26, 2011
Term expires: Jun 15, 2015

Mr. Blake Sherer(R) Chair
Member 2
Kansas City
Term begins: Nov 26, 2018
Term expires: Jun 15, 2019

Vacant Slot
Member 3

Mr. Anthony Bologna(D)
Member 4
Term begins: Apr 1, 2011
Term expires: Jun 15, 2013