RESUME SUMMARY

 

TOM HOLMES

Democratic Nominee

Alabama Board of Education, District 1

705 Oak Circle Drive West PO Box 9861

Mobile, Alabama 36691-0861

 

EDUCATION:

Graduate Studies, Public Administration, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama.

Master of Public Administration, Jacksonville State University, Jacksonville, Alabama.

Bachelor of Arts, Mobile College (now University of Mobile), Mobile, Alabama.

Graduate, Murphy High School, Mobile, Alabama.

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Public Policy Advocate, Mobile, 2014-present.

The Arc of Alabama, Inc., Montgomery, CEO/Executive Director, 2001-2014.

State of Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs (ADECA), Montgomery.

Chief, Science and Technology Section.

Chief, Technology and Energy Development Section.

Chief, Policy, Planning and Evaluation Section.

Division Co-Chief.

Chief, Policy, Planning and Evaluation Section.

Assistant Chief, Resources Development Section.

Office of Governor Fob James, Jr., Executive Assistant to the Governor.

Office of Governor Fob James, Administrative Assistant to the Governor.

Office of State Planning (now ADECA), State Plans Coordinator.

 

COMMUNITY AND VOLUNTEER SERVICE:

Member, Alabama Council on Developmental Disabilities, Montgomery

Member, Arise Citizens Policy Project, Montgomery.

Member, Boy Scouts of America, Troop 3 Committee, Our Savior Catholic Church, Mobile.

Member, Cottage Hill Civitan Club, Mobile.

Former Member, Mobile Association for Retarded Citizens Board of Directors, Mobile.

District 100 Member, Mobile County Democratic Executive Committee, Mobile.

Member, SouthWest Mobile County Chamber of Commerce, Mobile.

Member, The Arc of Alabama Public Policy Committee, Montgomery.

Member and Board President, The Arc of Mobile County, Mobile.

Member, The Arc of the United States Policy and Positions Committee, Washington, DC.

Member, Trinity Episcopal Church, Mobile.

 

PERSONAL:

Native of Mobile, Alabama.

Widower.

Father of 43-year-old son with intellectual and developmental disabilities.