Elections Division


The Secretary of State serves as Nebraska’s chief election officer. Working with election officials in the state’s 93 counties, the Elections Division oversees election law, the conduct of elections in the state, election tabulation equipment and the state voter registration system. The division accepts candidate filings and tabulates results for statewide, legislative, judicial retention and certain district elections. The division oversees filings for statewide initiative and referendum petitions.

Phone: (402) 471-2555
Fax: (402) 471-7834
TTY: (402) 471-7229
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 94608, Lincoln, NE 68509-4608
Location: 1221 N Street, Suite 103, Lincoln, NE 68508
Email: sos.elect@nebraska.gov

Elections Team

Wayne Bena, Deputy SOS - Elections
Andrew Buller, Assistant Deputy for Elections
Jennifer Beckmann, Elections Coordinator
Ben Larsen, Elections Specialist I
Abbie Overturf, Administrative Assistant


Nebraska Voter Information Lookup

Register to vote online

Active Voter Registrations*

Republican: 600,898
Democratic: 338,440
Libertarian: 18,087
Legal Marijuana NOW: 4,365
Nonpartisan: 264,160
Total: 1,225,950
*As of February 1, 2023

Next Statewide Election

Anticipated Date: 5/14/2024 Presidential Statewide Primary Election