Alamance County

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Recognition & Presentation to Brenda W. Blount


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Issue/Action Requested

Recognition and presentation to Brenda W. Blount, former long-time member of the Alamance County Board of Elections.

Background/Purpose of Request

It is with great appreciation that we recognize Brenda W. Blount for her commitment to the citizens of Alamance County through nineteen years of dedicated service as a member of the Alamance County Board of Elections.


Brenda Blount was appointed to the Board of Elections in 1999 to fill the position vacated by longtime member Board Member Gilberta Mitchell who had served since 1977.  Brenda served from her appointment in 1999 through March 29, 2018.


When appointed to the Board in 1999 Brenda was employed by the Alamance County District Attorney’s Office from which she retired in 2000.  Following retirement she devoted her time to the Board of Elections and community projects. 


Although nominations of the Members of the County Boards of Elections are made through the political parties, Brenda served all of the citizens of Alamance County by assuring fair and impartial elections and remaining neutral in her decisions and judgment. 


Brenda served most of her nineteen years as Secretary of the Board of Elections. 


Brenda is married to Orlanda Blount and they have two adult children.


Meeting History

Jul 16, 2018 7:00 PM  Alamance County Board of Commissioners Regular Meeting

Chair Galey and Kathy Holland, Director of the Board of Elections, recognized Brenda Blount, former Board of Elections member and thanked her for her service. Ms. Blount had served on the Board of Elections for 19 years. Ms. Holland presented her with a clock for her long-time service.