Honorable William A. Bell, Sr. was sworn in on Tuesday, January 26, 2010 as the 33rd Mayor of the City of Birmingham.
He was inaugurated to the Jefferson County Commission on November 12, 2008. On that day he was also elected to serve as President Pro-tem for the County Commission. He leads the County Commission in the Departments of Health and Community Services and District One.
During his tenure on the Commission, he was responsible for the Department of Health and Community Services. This department included the Jefferson Rehabilitation and Health Center, Cooper Green Hospital, Coroner, Central Laundry, Community Development, Economic Development Workforce Development.Â
Mayor William A. Bell, Sr. was a city councilman for District 5 City Council seat returning in November 2005 after a short absence that interrupted a political career that spanned 22 years.
Read more about Mayor Bell and the Global Summit below. Given our emerging silver rights empowerment agenda in the state of Alabama, where we recently stood up HOPE Alabama, we are particularly pleased to have Mayor Bell with us at the Global Summit.