Senate - District 11


Senator Jim McClendon

Senator Jim McClendon was elected to the Alabama Senate in the general elections held November 4, 2014 after serving three terms in the Alabama House of Representatives.

He is married to the former El Tate of Arab and they live on the family farm in St. Clair Springs. Dr. McClendon did his undergraduate work at Birmingham Southern College and has his doctorate from the University of Houston. He served in the Navy Medical Service Corps in Viet Nam and afterwards taught clinical optometry at UAB. He was in private practice in Leeds and Moody for many years.

Senator McClendon is a past president of the Alabama Optometric Association and a former board member of St. Anne"s Home, and the Jefferson County Health Planning Commission. He was a founding director of the Davis Lake Fire Department and serves on several committees at First United Methodist Church of Springville.

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Shelby County Representative Dr. Jim McClendon

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