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To conduct all Monterey County elections in a fair, accurate, accessible, secure, transparent and efficient manner; to educate and encourage the public to participate in the voting process; and to maintain accurate voter registration and election records.

It's the people!
A great place to work with informed, proactive, innovative, empowered people, with the resources, ready to serve the public.

Who We Are and What We Do
We are a small team of dedicated people who provide services to voters, cities, school and special districts in Monterey County in seven areas.

               Claudio Valenzuela, Registrar of Voters
                Gina Martinez, Assistant Registrar of Voters
                Izabella Lesik, Financial Manager

Outreach and Education

                Greta Arevalo, Program Manager

Voter Registration
                Mary Kikuchi, Program Manager

Candidate and Campaign Services
                Jessica Cedillo, Program Manager

Precinct Services
                Mary Hellen Gallegos

Vote by Mail
                Claudia Cabrera

Data and Voting Technology
            Mark Silvia, Business Technology Analyst
            Chuck Cassinelli, Sr. Departmental Information System Coordinator

We provide services in English and Spanish in order to follow the Voting Rights Act.
More information on the Voting Rights Act. 

Where We Are 

1441 Schilling Place - North Building, Salinas, CA 93901
(see map)

8 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday. We may be open additional days and hours during early voting period. Please call us at 831-796-1499 to verify.

Contacting Us
 If you have suggestions for the Department, please contact us. We would like to hear from you!

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