Next Election Day: March 5, 2024 
(election date susceptible to change per TCA 2-13-205)

Exciting News for Sumner County Voters!

In 2024, Sumner County will begin using VVPAT (Voter Verified Paper Audit Trail) voting machines.  These voting machines will allow a voter to view their ballot, on paper, prior to pressing the "Cast Vote" button.  While this has been discussed for years, it is now a reality! Please click on the link below to view the new voting machines and a demonstration of how the machines operate.


HOW TO REGISTER TO VOTE - The Tennessee Secretary of State’s office provides voters with convenient access to register to vote or to update an existing voter registration.  Below you can choose to use the online process or print a form and mail to our office.  

Tennessee Ranked #1 in the Country when it comes to Election Integrity!
The Heritage Foundation ranked us the top in the nation when it comes to protecting your vote.  

To get more information on this honor click HERE


Frequently Asked Questions

        Voter Registration Guide

2024 Election Dates:

March 5, 2024
August 1, 2024
November 5, 2024

The Sumner County Election Commission meets monthly, the second Tuesday of the month at 4:00 pm.  

PUBLIC NOTICESpecial Call Meeting Tuesday March 28, 2023 at 4:00 pm at former TN Rehabilitation Center Conference Room, 1019 Union School Rd, Gallatin, TN 37066 

NOTE: NEXT REGULAR MEETING WILL BE HELD ON TUESDAY, APRIL 11, 2023.  Location and agenda to follow. 


Sumner County Election Commission:

M. Allen Ehmling, Chairman
Republican Appointment

Patricia D. Collins, Secretary
Democratic Appointment

J. Michael Fussell, Member
Republican Appointment

Jeffery B. Hulsey, Member
Republican Appointment

Denise D. Shepherd, Member
Democratic Appointment

Lori D. Atchley, Administrator of Elections

Contact us: 
Sumner County Election Commission
355 North Belvedere Drive, Rm 106
Gallatin, TN 37066
Office Hours: Mon - Fri, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Phone: (615) 452-1456
Fax: (615) 230-6147


What is required for voting?


Serve your community as a poll worker 

Interested in serving your community as a Poll Worker? For information call (615) 452-1456 or email to or click below.  

To sign up CLICK HERE .

Poll Worker Factsheet


Voter Fraud Hotline