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.


2018-19 Board of Directors

Executive Committee

President: DeAndrae Kimbrough, Perry County

Vice President: Justin Barfield, Geneva County

Treasurer: Bob Pirando, Marshall County

Area Directors

Tuscumbia Area: Winston Sitton, Lawrence County
Guntersville Area: Jonathan Campbell, Jackson County
Fayette Area: Clint Terry, Pickens County
Tuscaloosa Area: Scott Anders, Tuscaloosa County
Birmingham Area: Dustin Stewart, Blount County
Alex City Area: Jeremy Butler, Clay County
Grove Hill Area: Jake Bailey, Clarke County
Mobile Area: Bryan Kegley, Mobile County
Montgomery Area: John Mark Davis, Autauga County
Troy Area: Matt Murphy, Barbour County
Representative of Nonvoting Members: Davie Heard, Perry County


Past Presidents

2017-18: Josh Harvill, Chambers County
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
2002-03: Mike Shaw, Marion County