The purpose of the Association is to promote the construction and maintenance of good roads in the Counties of Alabama, to promote the spirit of cooperation between the County Road Departments and the Alabama Department of Transportation, and by the exchange of ideas, to give all Counties in the State the advantages of the Engineering profession.


Brief History

The Association of County Engineers of Alabama is an affiliate of the Association of County Commissions of Alabama. The ACEA was established on September 4, 1952 in order to promote sound road and bridge infrastructure along county roads across Alabama through an exchange of ideas among engineering professionals and by maintaining cooperation between the Alabama counties and the Alabama Department of Transportation. The ACEA is comprised of the County Engineers and Assistant Engineers from all of Alabama’s sixty seven (67) counties.


2017-18 Board of Directors

Executive Committee

President: Josh Harvill, Chambers County

Vice President: DeAndrae Kimbrough, Perry County

Treasurer: Justin Barfield, Geneva County

Area Directors

Tuscumbia Area: Eric Hill,Lauderdale County
Guntersville Area: John Lang, Cullman County
Fayette Area: Luke Porter, Fayette County
Tuscaloosa Area: Scott Anders, Tuscaloosa County
Birmingham Area: Dustin Stewart, Blount County
Alex City Area: Jeremy Butler, Clay County
Grove Hill Area: Jeff Griffin, Monroe County
Mobile Area: Bryan Kegley, Mobile County
Montgomery Area: John Mark Davis, Autauga County
Troy Area: Matt Murphy, Barbour County
Representative of Nonvoting Members: Josh McDougald, Butler County


Past Presidents

2016-17: David Palmer, Franklin County
2015-16: Derek Brewer, Dale County
2014-15: John Bedford, Colbert County
2013-14: Dan Dahlke St. Clair County
2012-13: Chris Champion, Henry County
2011-12: Randy Cole, Shelby County
2010-11: Bill Bridges, Escambia County
2009-10: Tim Graves, Etowah County
2008-09: Richie Beyer, Elmore County
2007-08: Benjie Sanders, Crenshaw County
2006-07: Dennis McCall, Butler County
2005-06: Greg Bodley, Morgan County
2004-05: Anthony Crear, Sumter County
2003-04: Randy Tindell, Coffee County
2002-03: Mike Shaw, Marion County