Voter Registration & Election Information

Voter Registration and Elections

In order to vote in Virginia, you must be a U.S citizen, a resident of Virginia, 18 years old by General Election Day and registered to vote in the precinct in which you reside. You may register to vote at any time during the year with the exception of 22 days prior to a general or primary election or 13 days prior to any special election.

To register to vote or to make changes to your name and/or address, visit the Department of Elections website. You can also find a voter application and absentee voter application online.

Town Council Representatives

Christiansburg’s Town Council consists of six voting members and a mayor who votes only in the event of a tie. Town Council members are elected at large and serve four-year terms. Elections are held in November of odd-numbered years.

Elected official
Term expires

D. Michael Barber, Mayor

December 31, 2021

Samuel Bishop

December 31, 2019

Harry Collins

December 31, 2019

Steve Huppert

December 31, 2021

Merissa Sachs

December 31, 2021

Henry Showalter

December 31, 2019

Bradford J. "Brad" Stipes

December 31, 2021


To find more information about voting, please visit Montgomery County's website or call the registrar at 540-382-5741, ext. 4165.