Secretary's Desk

Welcome to the Secretary's Desk. Kentucky's Secretary of State is the Commonwealth's Chief Election Officer, Chief Business Official, and chief advocate for civic engagement.

This website provides an introduction to the Office of the Kentucky Secretary of State, from the time Kentucky became a state in 1792 through the present. Here, you can learn about the history of the office, including the distinguished men and women who have served as Secretary of State, and the responsibilities of the office. You can also find out more about the current administration, including the Secretary, her staff, and recent events. Finally, the Secretary of State's office maintains transparency and accountability by tracking its spending online.

If you have any questions about the office, please read the frequently asked questions or contact the office:

  • phone: (502) 564-3490
  • email
  • mail:  Office of the Secretary of State
             700 Capital Ave., Ste. 152
             Frankfort, KY 40601