Lieutenant Governor Kay Ivey
Kay Ivey successfully sought the office of Lieutenant Governor in the 2010 election. In doing so, she became the second woman and the first Republican woman in Alabama history, to be elected to the post of Lieutenant Governor.
A Camden, Alabama native and a 1967 graduate of Auburn University, Kay Ivey has had a career in the private sector as well as a career in public service for nearly 43 years.
In 2002, Kay became the first Republican elected State Treasurer since Reconstruction and was re-elected in 2006.
As Treasurer, Kay Ivey proved her commitment to taxpayers by making the office more open, transparent, and efficient.
Lieutenant Governor Kay Ivey is committed to job creation and preparing students for the 21st century workforce. This commitment has resulted in her service as Chairman of the Job Creation and Military Stability Commission, Vice Chairman of the Aerospace States Association and acting as an advocate for the Real World Design Challenge in Alabama. She also serves as the spokeswoman for the Alabama Forestry Associations Black Belt Initiative and is participating with Auburn University in their campaign to end child hunger.
She is a member of the First Baptist Church of Montgomery, the Montgomery Rotary Club, the Board of Directors of the Montgomery YMCA, and the Tukabatchee Council of the Boy Scouts of America.
Lt. Governor Kay Ivey is also honored to be the first Alabama Girls State alumnus elected to an Alabama Constitutional Office.