I am honored to have the support of some of Leon County's finest leaders. I appreciate their confidence in me to be the next Leon County Supervisor of Elections.

Local Endorsements:

  • Marjorie Turnbull
  • Bob Inzer
  • Frank Williams
  • Mark Mustian
  • Ken Walton
  • Bob Henderson
  • Steve Beasley
  • Bib Willis
  • Nancy Linnan
  • Debbie Lightsey
  • Chiquita Williams
  • Tallahassee Board of REALTORS

Throughout my career in elections, I have had the honor of working with some of the best people in public service within Leon County and across the state and nation. I appreciate their confidence in me to be the next Leon County Supervisor of Elections.

Endorsements from Supervisors of Elections in Florida:

  • Baker - Nita Crawford
  • Bay - Mark Anderson
  • Calhoun  - Margie Laramore
  • Columbia - Liz Horne
  • Hardee - Jeff Ussery, retired
  • Jefferson - Marty Bishop
  • LEON - ION SANCHO
  • Levy - Tammy Jones
  • Madison - Tommy Hardee
  • Marion - Wes Wilcox
  • Monroe - R. Joyce Griffin
  • Okaloosa - Pat Hollarn, retired
  • Okaloosa - Paul Lux
  • Putnam - Charles Overturf III
  • Sarasota - Kathy Dent
  • Seminole - Mike Ertel
  • St. Lucie - Gertrude Walker
  • ...I think that as the Supervisor of Elections, I have a responsibility to my community to let people know who I think is the most qualified candidate. And I underline the term ‘qualified’ ... Mark Earley has become one of the most expert voting-machine technicians in the country. Every decision, every ballot design, every voting device we've purchased relied on Mark Earley's expertise to ensure our votes would be counted as the voter intended."
  • The voters of Leon County are very fortunate to have someone with your knowledge, experience and technical expertise in the field of election administration running for Supervisor of Elections Leon County. Not only are you well versed as a local election administrator for Leon County, but also your vast experience with Dominion Voting System, assisting Supervisor of Elections throughout the state of Florida as well as in jurisdictions around the country in the implementation of their voting systems. You are more than qualified to fill the position of Supervisor of Elections for Leon County."
  • When I became supervisor of elections ten years ago, the one person outside of our office I relied on for election techno guy expertise was Mark Earley. He is widely respected as one of the premier election technology experts in the nation, and in the past decade, he has expanded his reputation to be known as an overall leader in elections administration."
  • With great pleasure and enthusiasm I support Mark Earley for the position of Supervisor of Elections in Leon County. Mark, with years of experience, excels in the area of Elections, Election law and government ethics. In my years of working with Mark as a colleague in Elections, I have found Mark to be very motivated, innovative and totally committed in his line of expertise. Mark is a very sincere person who gives his full efforts to the work he takes on and the commitment he shows in inspiring others. If you want to see honest people in government, join me in supporting Mark Earley for Leon County Supervisor of Elections."
  • You are one of the most qualified candidates in the entire State of Florida to be running for Supervisor of Elections and Leon County will be better for it. You will also be a great fit to replace Supervisor Sancho as he goes into retirement after the wonderful job he has done for the citizens."
  • Mark Earley has been a trusted colleague since 2002. Mark speaks his mind, and is known as one of the few "go to guys" when it comes to Florida Elections. Supervisor Sancho has been fortunate to have Mark on staff all these years, and the citizens of Leon County could not ask for someone with better knowledge, judgement, and dedication to be their Supervisor of Elections."
  • I usually avoid supporting political candidates but will make an exception for Mark. His efforts have been an important part of the success of the Leon County elections office. There is no better qualified candidate and he is a good man."
  • Having worked with you closely through the last 18 years in all of the various roles you have held in the greater elections community, there is no doubt in my mind that you are eminently qualified to be the next Supervisor of Elections for Leon County and the best choice for Leon County voters who wish to ensure that elections continue to run smoothly and securely."
  • Leon County citizens have the opportunity to enjoy more of a good thing! I have the greatest respect for my dear friend Ion and his outstanding service as your Supervisor of Elections, and now I’m excited to add my endorsement of Mark Earley, who will continue to keep Leon County’s elections office among the best in Florida and the nation. No other candidate can match Mark’s excellent qualifications. Please support and vote for Mark Earley for Supervisor of Elections. ."
  • Mark Earley is extremely knowledgeable about every aspect of the election process and highly respected in the election community throughout the state of Florida. Mark has the needed experience and determination to be an excellent Supervisor of Elections for Leon County!"
  • Having known Mark for many years, I can personally attest that he possesses the aptitude, motivation and character required to be successful in this most important position. As A Certified Supervisor of Elections and a member of the Florida State Association of Supervisors, I can verify that Mark has earned a great deal of respect from his peers and colleagues and has been a most trusted member of retiring Supervisor of Elections Ion Sancho’s staff. Experience is a critical element of this position. As technology continues to evolve and the ever increasing demands placed upon this office, the voters of Leon County can take comfort in knowing that Mark has already proven and I’m sure will continue to demonstrate that he is up to this demanding task. In summary, it is my hope that the citizens of Leon County will vote for proven leadership and experience."
  • Monroe County in 2013 was the first county in Florida to use the new ICE Dominion voting system. I being a Supervisor with a small staff that must stay focused on Election Day wanted someone to oversee the Election Day implementation of the system. I have always found your work to be well thought out and very reliable. It was that knowledge that led me to ask Supervisor Sancho to allow you to help Monroe County with this task. You were unwavering in your attentiveness to the process. What you witnessed and shared went far, not only with my office, but any elections office in the state that chose this new system. You have my support in becoming Supervisor of Elections of Leon County."
  • I am supporting Mark Earley because he has the experience needed to do this complicated job well. I believe he is the Right Choice."