Clerk’s Office Calls On Cook County Veterans In Campaign To Recruit Election Day Poll Workers

Facing a critical shortage of election poll workers, Clerk Yarbrough announced Tuesday that her office is launching a campaign to recruit military veterans to serve as Election Judges in the upcoming November Election.

Cook County Clerk’s Office Teamed Up with Chicago White Sox for National Voter Registration Day

Clerk Yarbrough teamed up with the Chicago White Sox on September 20 to mark National Voter Registration Day.

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Meet the Clerk

Karen A. Yarbrough, Cook County's first African American and female Clerk, has a B.A. in Business Management from Chicago State University, an M.A. in Inner City Studies from Northeastern Illinois University, and advanced leadership studies at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. Karen has served on numerous boards, enhancing the quality of life for citizens and has received many prestigious awards highlighting her advocacy, community service and legislative work. Click here to view her entire biography.