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JT Waggoner's Biography


Contact Information


PO Box 660609
Veestavia Hills, AL 35266


11 South Union Street, Suite 726
Montgomery, AL 36130-4600

Post Office Box 660609
Vestavia Hills, AL 35266-0609

Full Name:

JT 'Jabo' Waggoner




Wife: Marilyn; 4 Children: Scott (deceased), Mark, Lyn, Jay

Birth Date:


Birth Place:

Birmingham, AL

Home City:

Birmingham, AL


Church of Christ

JD, Birmingham School of Law

BA, Birmingham Southern College, 1960

Senator, Alabama State Senate, District 16, 1990-present

Candidate, Alabama State Senate, District 16, 2022

Majority Leader, Alabama State Senate, 2010-2014

Elector, Electoral College, 2012

Minority Leader, Alabama State Senate, 2002-2010

Representative, Alabama State House of Representatives, 1966-1983

Former Member, County and Municipal Government Committee, Alabama State Senate

Former Member, County and Municipal Government Committee, Alabama State Senate

Former Member, Health and Human Services Committee, Alabama State Senate

Owner and Chief Executive Officer, Birmingham Business Consultants Limited Liability Company, 1984-present

Vice President, Community and Public Affairs, Health-South Corporation

Board Member, Alabama Sports Hall of Fame

Board Member, Better Business Bureau

Board Member, Birmingham Business Alliance

Former President, Birmingham Tip Off Club

Former Head Coach, Birmingham Touchdown Club

Member, Board of Trustees, Faulkner University

Member, Chamber of Commerce, Birmingham

Member, Chamber of Commerce, Hoover

Member, Chamber of Commerce, Shelby County

Member, Chamber of Commerce, Vestavia Hills

Board Member, Greater Birmingham Convention and Visitors Bureau

Member, Homewood Church of Christ

Board Member, Metropolitan Development Board

Member, Monday Morning Quarterback Club

Board Member, Pinnacle Bank

Board Member, United Cerebral Palsy

Member, Vestavia Hills Civitan Club

Member, Zamora Shrine


Birmingham-Southern College Distinguished Alumni Award Honoree, 2013

Birmingham Southern College Alumni of the Year, 2013

Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders Housing Hall of Fame, 2012

Outstanding Legislator of the Year, Subcontractors Association of Alabama, 2013

Alabama State Council on the Arts Special Council Award, 2013

Ronald Reagan Lifetime Achievement Award, 2012