Candidates Filing for Election

The following persons have either won the Primary Election or have filed with the Knox County Clerk’s office to have their names placed on the upcoming Election ballot.  Others candidates were required to file with the Illinois State Board of Elections or the local Election Authorities as prescribed by the Election Code.  Those candidates will appear on the sample ballots posted for the specific Election.  Candidates appear in the order that was drawn by the Ballot Placement lottery.  Independent candidates will follow after the Party candidates on the ballot

   2020 General Election Candidates – County Offices
 Office  Candidate Name  Party
County Board – District 1 Thomas L. Wilson Republican
 (Vote for One) Darla Krejci Democratic
     
County Board – District 1 (Un-Expired Term) Roland B. Paulsgrove Republican
(Vote for One) No Candidate Democratic
     
County Board – District 2 Robert Bondi Republican
 (Vote for no more than Two) David Amor Democratic
     
County Board – District 3 No Candidate Republican
 (Vote for One)  Tara Wilder Democratic
     
 County Board – District 4 Jared Hawkinson Republican
(Vote for no more than Two) Sara Varner Democratic
     
County Board – District 5 Rick Sandoval Republican
 (Vote for no more than Two) Jeffrey Link Republican
  Todd Shreves Democratic
     
County Circuit Clerk Kelly Templeton Cheesman Republican
 (Vote for One) No Candidate Democratic
     
State’s Attorney  Brian L. Kerr Republican
(Vote for One)  Jeremy Stewart Karlin Democratic
     
County Coroner No Candidate Republican
(Vote for One) Mark A. Thomas Democratic
  Brandon D. Landon Independent