Board Members

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.  

Jim Conrad has been a Board Member since 1988.  He serves as the board Treasurer/Secretary. Jim is principal in accounting firm of Conrad, Burnett, Norris & Gordon, which he cofounded in 1973.

Jarvis Patton


Robert Boswell


Walter Barnes


Carole Smitherman


Joe Williams


Lewell Taylor


William Yarbrough


Nichelle Gainey


Cathy Peoples


Barbara McElroy