To serve as a PEO you must:

  • Be a registered voter in Mahoning County
  • Enjoy working with people
  • Attend a training session
  • Be available for current and future elections
  • Have reliable transportation
  • Have never been convicted of a felony


To apply for a position as a Precinct Election Official please complete and submit the online PEO application or download the printable version (PDF) to submit in person. For more information contact:

  • Jenny Ditzler, Democrat Poll Worker Coordinator
  • Jill Downie, Republican Poll Worker Coordinator

To learn even more about becoming a PEO, visit the Be a PEO in Ohio page on the Secretary of State’s website.