BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - Alabama Governor-elect Robert Bentley has chosen a transition team to help with his move into office. The team comprises business and community leaders from across Alabama.
Bentley says, "They will be working with me over the next two months to help identify strategies to accomplish the goals of our administration. They will also help me identify the most qualified people who are willing to join us to bring about the positive changes the voters called for in this election."
Additional team members may be added as the process moves forward.
For now, here are the members:
Charles McCrary, (Transition Team Chairman), President and CEO, Alabama Power Company
Lynn Beshear, Executive Director, Envision 2020, Montgomery
Dr. David Bronner, Chief Executive Officer, Retirement Systems of Alabama, Montgomery
Terry Bunn, S T Bunn Construction, Tuscaloosa
David Cooper, Sr. Vice Chairman, Cooper/T. Smith Corporation, Mobile
Brig. Gen. Ed Crowell (ret), Senior Vice President of Administration, V.T. Miltope, Pike Road
Dr. Marquita Davis, Commissioner, Department of Children's Affairs, Montgomery
Sam H. Givhan, Partner, Wilmer & Lee, Huntsville
Speaker Seth Hammett, Vice President of Business Development, PowerSouth Energy, Andalusia
John Johns, Chairman, President and CEO, Protective Life Corporation, Birmingham
John J. McMahon, Jr. Chairman, Ligon Industries, LLC, Birmingham
Dr. Cathy Randall, Director Emerita, UA Computer-Based Honors Program, Tuscaloosa
Steve Shaw, President, Couch USA, Dothan
Guice Slauson, Sr. President, Southeast Wood Treating, Inc, Montgomery
Rep. Elwyn Thomas, Oneonta
Irma Tuder, Founder, Analytical Services, Inc. Huntsville
Marc Tyson, President, Ready Mix, USA, Birmingham
Edgar Welden, retired businessman, Birmingham