Last updated on: 2/28/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Tom Wilkey Biography

Title:
Executive Director of the U.S. Election Assistance Commission (EAC)
Position:
None Found to the question "Do Electronic Voting Machines Improve the Voting Process?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Sep. 7, 2006

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
    Experts
Individuals with JDs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to electronic voting machine issues. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to electronic voting machine issues.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Executive Director, U.S. Election Assistance Commission, 2005-present
  • State and Local Alliance Board, Office of the Secretary of Defense’s Federal Voting Assistance Program, 1998
  • Chair, Independent Testing Authority Accreditation Board, National Association of State Election Directors (NASED), 1997-2003
  • President, NASED, 1996-1997
  • Executive Director, New York State Board of Elections, 1992-2003
  • FEC Advisory Panel, 1992
  • Director of Elections Operations, New York State Board of Elections, 1985-1992
  • Voting System Standards Committee, Federal Election Commission (FEC), 1983
Education:
  • None found
Other:
  • First permanent Executive Director of the U.S. Election Assistance Commission
Quoted in:
  1. Did Electronic Voting Machines Work Well in the November 7, 2006 General Election?