R. Scott (Scotty) Colson has been a Board Member since 1985. He is an Attorney, and an Asst. to the Mayor of Birmingham since 1983. Scotty is a Board Member of Sister Cities, Aletheia, Jimmie Hale Mission, Jefferson Blount St. Clair Mental Health Authority, Ruffner Mountain Nature Center and National Director of the U.S. Youth Games. He is a graduated of West End High, UAB and Cumberland School of Law. Scotty is married to Jan, a school librarian, and has 3 children two cats and one dog.