Marva D. Gipson
District 1 - Thomas Fitzgerald Wilkins
District 2 - Warren E. Lavender II
District 3 - Terrence Windham
District 4 - Robert Wilder
District 5 - Donald Max Allen
APPOINTED CHAIR OF COMMITTEE ON HUMAN DEVELOPMENT 2015-2016 YEAR
The Alabama League of Municipality consists of six standing committees. Each of the committees has a Chair and a Vice- Chair. Councilperson Marva Gipson was appointed as the Chair of the Human Development Committee on Monday, May 18th, 2015 at the Annual Business Session.
The 2015-2016 Committee Day is scheduled for June 25, 2015 at 9:30 AM at the League Headquarters in Montgomery. During Committee Day the committee will hear presentations and recommendations from resource advisors. Councilperson Gipson will help establish specific legislative initiatives from policies and goals for possible inclusion in the ALM Legislative Package. Councilperson Gipson will have the following duties as Chairman:
Approve final roster of HD Committee Members, preside over the HD Committee Day, present the committee report at the Legislative Committee Meeting, present committee report to the Resolution Committee at the Annual Convention, and attend the business session at the Annual Convention.
The Human Development Committee reviews and develops policy on social service and educational issues affecting municipalities. The Committee also reviews ways Municipalities can improve the local environment for health care, mental health programs, juvenile and senior citizen programs, developing training and employment opportunities, welfare reform, Medicare and Medicaid programs.
The City of Aliceville is so very proud of Councilperson Marva Gipson for this great accomplishment. We are thankful for her hard work and dedication.