Secretary of State

Election Day November 8th


Mark Hammond (R) - Incumbent

Mark Hammond

Political Party: Republican

Year elected: 2003 / 19 years

Primary June 14, 2022

Term length: 4 years

Education: BA in Political Science from Newberry College - 1986, Masters in Education from Clemson University - 1988

Occupation: Spartanburg County's Clerk of Court from 1997 to 2002, Criminal Investigator, aiding prosecutors for the 7th Circuit Solicitor’s Office, until 1996

Outside affiliations: South Carolina Consumer Affairs Commission and Legislative Council, National Association of Secretaries of State.

International Relations Committee, the Standing Committee on Business Services, and the Company Formation Task Force

Family: Married – Y, Kids – Y

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