(Media release from Floyd County, GA):

On Monday, the Floyd County Board of Elections and Registration named Akyn Bailey as the sole finalist for the position of Elections Supervisor.

A native of Lumpkin County, Ms. Bailey has previously served as a Lead Elections Technician for Hall County and the Elections Director for the White County Board of Elections and Voter Registration. She is currently serving as a Regional Training Liaison for the Georgia Secretary of State office. Ms. Bailey is certified as a Georgia Registrar Official and a Georgia Election Official.

Georgia law requires the board must name a finalist for a period of fourteen days before a vote to hire that individual.

The Floyd County Board of Commissioners will take action on a recommended employment contract with Ms. Bailey at their September 27, 2022 meeting.