Chair: Al Smith, Nucor Steel Tuscaloosa
Vice Chair: Milton Davis, B.L. Harbert International
Vice Chair: Jimmy Lyons, Ala. State Port Authority
Vice Chair: Bruce McGowin, Hand Arendall Harrison Sale
Staff Liaison: George Clark
The Economic Growth and Expansion Committee focuses on solutions to enhance existing manufacturers’ competitiveness and reach their full economic potential. Transportation and infrastructure issues, economic development related legislation, the Alabama Department of Commerce and other state agencies are the committee’s primary focuses. This committee meets biannually and operates the Port Expansion & Waterways Subcommittee.