ALDOT's Leadership History

Term Highway Commission Chairman Governor
1911-1915 Robert E. Spragins Emmet O'neal
1915-1919 Robert E. Spragins Charles Henderson
1919-1923 John Craft (1919)
John Rogers (1919-1923)
Thomas E. Kilby
Term Highway Director Governor
1927-1931 Woolsey Finnell Bibb Graves
1931-1935 Langdon G. Smith Benjamin M. Miller
1935-1939 Gaston Scott Bibb Graves
1939-1943 Chris J. Sherlock (1939-1942)
W. Guerry Pruett (1942-1943)
Frank M. Dixon
1943-1947 G.R. Swift (1943-1945)
E.N. Rodgers (1945-19470)
Chauncey M. Sparks
1947-1951 Ward W. McFarland James E. Folsom
1951-1955 W. Guerry Pruett Gordon Persons
1955-1959 Herman L. Nelson James E. Folsom
1959-1963 Sam Engelhardt John Patterson
1963-1967 E.N. Rodgers (1963-1964)
Herman L. Nelson (1964-1967)
George C. Wallace
1967-1968 Herman L. Nelson Lurleen B. Wallace
1968-1971 Robert G. Kendall (1968-1969)
Marion H. Wilkins (1969-1971)
Albert P. Brewer
1971-1975 W. Guerry Pruett (1971-1972)
Ray D. Bass (1972-1975)
George C. Wallace
1975-1979 Ray D. Bass (1975-1978)
Dan H. Turner (1978-1979)
George C. Wallace
1979-1983 Rex K. Rainer (1979-1980)
Bobby J. Kemp (1980-1983)
Forrest "Fob" James, Jr.
1983-1987 Ray D. Bass George C. Wallace
1987-1991 Royce G. King Guy Hunt
1991-1993 Perry A. Hand (1991-1993)
G.M. Roberts (1993)
Guy Hunt
Term Transportation Director Governor
1911-1915 Robert E. Spragins Emmet O'neal
1993-1995 G.M. Roberts James E. Folsom, Jr.
1995-1999 Jimmy Butts Forrest "Fob" James, Jr.
1999-2001 G.M. Roberts Don Siegelman
2001-2003 Paul E. Bowlin Don Siegelman
2003-2011 Joe McInnes Bob Riley
2011-2017
2017
John R. Cooper Robert Bentley
Kay Ivey