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Mayor F. L. “Bubba” Copeland
Mayor Copeland is a lifelong resident of Smiths Station. He graduated in 1992 from Smiths Station High School where he also played football under Coach Moose Godwin. After high school, he went on to attended College.
Prior to becoming mayor on November 7, 2016, Mayor Copeland served on the Lee County Board of Education for eleven years.
During the time he spent on the school board he was instrumental in the restructuring of the schools to create neighborhood schools. As a result, the amount of money that was saved on fuel; the school board was able to break the ground for the new Smiths Station High School. In 2016, the graduation rate was up from seventy percent to ninety percent.
Mayor Copeland is an ordained minister and serves as a youth minister at First Baptist Church in Phenix City, Alabama. He also owns and operates the Country Market in Salem, Alabama while raising his son Carter.
City Clerk: Scott Johnston
City Planning Administrator & Communications Director: Lisa Deason
Administrative Clerk: Diane Stein
Receptionist: Donna Harrell
Receptionist: Susan Lansdon
Officer: Ed Adams
PARKS AND RECREATION
Parks and Recreation Director: Michael Jones
Finance Officer: Shelby Branton
Finance Specialist: Brenda Dockery
Environmental Clerk: Fran Remington
Dick Key, Chairman
Richard Cooley, Chairman
George Stringer, Jr.
Morris Jackson, Chairman
PARKS & RECREATION COMMITTEE
George Stringer, Jr., Chairman
Carolyn Pinkney, Chairperson
Darold Idland, Vice-Chairman
Mike Green, Chairman
Byron Weeks, Vice Chairman
Charles Shaw, Secretary
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Sheriff: Jay Jones
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