Constitutional Officers

Halifax County is made up of a traditional form of government which is utilized by most Virginia counties. Under this form of government, an elected Board of Supervisors is responsible, generally, for the legislative and administrative affairs of the county. The voters also elect five other officers who are responsible for the administration of various aspects of the county's affairs. These five officers include the Commissioner of Revenue, Treasurer, Clerk of the Circuit Court, Commonwealth's Attorney, and Sheriff that are considered constitutional officers. Halifax County also employs a County Administrator to assist the Board of Supervisors in the daily administration of county affairs.

  1. Fred S. Clark

    Fred S. Clark

    Sheriff
    Phone: 434-476-3343

  1. Cathy Cosby - Large

    Cathy Cosby

    Circuit Court Clerk
    Phone: 434-476-6211

  1. Tracy Q. Martin - Large

    Tracy Q. Martin

    Commonwealth Attorney
    Phone: 434-476-2139

  1. Ruth Ann Oakes - Large

    Ruth S. Oakes

    Treasurer
    Phone: 434-476-3318

  1. Brenda Powell - Large

    Brenda P. Powell

    Commissioner of the Revenue
    Phone: 434-476-3314