Montgomery County Board of Elections Member, Grace Rivera-Oven, has resigned her position as a Substitute Member effective July 10, 2017. In response to that resignation, the Montgomery County Democratic Central Committee (MCDCC) will hold a public meeting to nominate a candidate to Governor Hogan to fill this position.  The meeting will be held on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the Montgomery County Democratic Party Office at 3720 Farragut Avenue, Suite 303, Kensington, MD 20895. The public is encouraged to attend this special meeting.

To Apply

Per § 2-201 of the Maryland Election Law Article, eligible applicants for the nomination must be registered Democrats in Montgomery County for the 5 years immediately preceding the appointment. The MCDCC reserves the right to verify any information provided in an applicant’s resume, cover letter and application.

Applicants are asked to submit a one-page cover letter and a one-page resume outlining  qualifications, background and confirming all eligibility requirements. All applications will be publically available on the MCDCC website ( for public review.

The application deadline is Sunday, July 23, 2017 at 5:00 pm. However, we encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible.

You must submit your application online using this form:

A confirmation email will be sent to you when we have received your application.

For questions, please send an email to

Current Applicants