Facts for voters

Board of Supervisors
Montgomery County has a total population of 99,433 (Weldon Cooper Center, 2018). in an area of 393 square miles. This includes the residents of its two towns, Blacksburg and Christiansburg.

Members are elected from seven districts. Terms are staggered and are for four years. Every January the Board elects a chair and vice chair from their membership. Meetings are held on the second and fourth Mondays of each month at 7:15 p.m. at the County Government Center. Agendas and minutes are available online. The Board of Supervisors' regular meetings are rebroadcast on Comcast and Shentel Channels 190 daily and are also online at

SupervisorDistrictTerm expires
Sara Bohn
District A
Dec. 31, 2021
Sherri Blevins
District B
Dec. 31, 2023
Steve Fijalkowski, ChairDistrict C
Dec. 31, 2021
Todd King
District D
Dec. 31, 2021
Darrell Sheppard
District E
Dec. 31, 2023
Mary Biggs, Vice ChairDistrict F
Dec. 31, 2023
April DeMotts
District G
Dec. 31, 2023
Learn more about the Montgomery County Board of Supervisors.

Constitutional Officers (elected)
All constitutional officers serve four-year terms, with the exception of the Clerk of Circuit Court, who serves an eight-year term.

OfficerOfficeTerm expires
Erica W. ConnerClerk of Circuit Court
Dec. 31, 2023
Helen RoyalCommissioner of Revenue
Dec. 31, 2023
Mary PettittCommonwealth's Attorney
Dec. 31, 2023
Hank Partin
Dec. 31, 2023
Helen V. St. ClairTreasurer
Dec. 31, 2023

Montgomery County School Board
The Montgomery County school district includes the unincorporated area and two towns. It serves approximately 9,400 students in 22 schools. Full-day kindergarten is provided.

School board members are elected for four years and serve staggered terms. The board meets the first and third Tuesdays each month at 7 p.m. at the County Government Center.

Board memberDistrictTerm expires
Gunin KiranDistrict ADec. 31, 2021
Penny FranklinDistrict BDec. 31, 2023
Dana Partin
District CDec. 31, 2021
Jamie BondDistrict DDec. 31, 2021
Sue Kass
District EDec. 31, 2023
Connie Froggatt
District FDec. 31, 2023
Mark Cherbaka
District GDec. 31, 2023
Learn more about the Montgomery County School Board.

Town of Christiansburg
Christiansburg has an area of 13.9 square miles and a population of approximately 22,505 ( 2018 estimate). Christiansburg Town elections are held in November of odd numbered years. Town Council meetings are held the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at 7 p.m. at Christiansburg Town Hall.

Elected officialTerm expires
D. Michael Barber, MayorDec. 31, 2021
Samuel BishopDec. 31, 2023
Johana Hicks
Dec. 31, 2023
Steve HuppertDec. 31, 2021
Merissa Sachs
Dec. 31, 2021
Henry ShowalterDec. 31, 2023
Brad StipesDec. 31, 2021

Town of Blacksburg
Blacksburg has an area of 19.7 square miles and a population of approximately 44,678 ( 2018 estimate). Virginia Tech, located in Blacksburg, has an enrollment of about 31,000. Blacksburg Town elections are held in November of odd numbered years. Town Council meetings are held the second and fourth Tuesdays each month at 7:30 p.m. at the Blacksburg Municipal Building.

Elected officialTerm expires
Leslie Hager-Smith, MayorDec. 31, 2021
Susan AndersonDec. 31, 2021
John BushDec. 31, 2023
Lauren Colliver
Dec. 31, 2021
Jerry R. Ford, Jr.
Dec. 31, 2023
Susan Mattingly
Dec. 31, 2021
Michael SutphinDec. 31, 2023

Soil and Water Directors - Skyline District
At its 2002 Session, the General Assembly enacted legislation establishing uniform four-year terms for Soil and Water Conservation District Directors. The legislation requires that quadrennial elections be held in the counties and cities electing Soil and Water Directors beginning in 2007.

DirectorTerm expires
Robert Phillips
Dec. 31, 2023
Thomas Adams
Dec. 31, 2023



Montgomery County
Government Center
755 Roanoke St. Ste. 1F
Christiansburg, VA 24073

Phone: (540) 382-5741
Fax: (540) 381-6811
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