Chilton County Airport Authority Board Members

 
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D. Craig Cleckler, Chair

Term Expiration – July 2023

Appointed by the City of Clanton, Craig Cleckler has served as a member of the Chilton County Airport Authority since 2011. A partner in the law firm of Devenport, Lavette and Cleckler, P.C., he also serves as Municipal Court Judge for the Town of Jemison. A resident of Clanton, Cleckler is also a certificated pilot.

Contact
255-368-1207
corleycraig@yahoo.com

 
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Mary Mell Smith, Vice-Chair

Term Expiration – July 2023

Appointed by the City of Clanton, Mary Mell Smith has served as a member of the Chilton County Airport Authority since 2005. A resident of Clanton, Mary Mell Smith serves as Mayor Pro Tem of the Clanton City Council and has served on numerous community boards and organizations.

Contact
205-287-8018
bonnysmith@bellsouth.net

 
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Billy Singleton, Secretary

Term Expiration – April 2021

Appointed by the Chilton County Commission, Billy Singleton has served as a member of the Chilton County Airport Authority since 2002. A resident of Clanton, he is a professional pilot and flight instructor and serves as FAA Grant Coordinator for the airport.

Contact
205-389-0864
billysingleton@mindspring.com

 

Glenn Pencoe, Treasurer

Term Expiration – April 2021

Appointed by the Chilton County Commission, Glenn Pencoe has served as a member of the Chilton County Airport Authority since 1998. A resident of Pencoeville, he is a certificated pilot and the owner and operator of Pop’s Armory, a licensed firearms vendor.

Contact
205-299-0442
glenn@popsarmory.com

 

Edwin Petty, Member

Term Expiration – November 2023

Appointed by the Chilton County Commission, Edwin Petty has served as a member of the Chilton County Airport Authority since 1998. A resident of Chilton County, Petty is a certificate pilot and President of Petty Line Construction of Clanton.

Contact
205-389-0236
Edwin@pettyline.com

 
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Shannon Welch, Member

Term Expiration – November 2023

Appointed by the Chilton County Commission, Shannon Welch is a new appointee to the Chilton County Airport Authority. A resident of Thorsby, Welch serves as the City Manager of the Town of Jemison and is experienced in aviation and municipal economic development.

Contact
205-287-1412
swelch@jemisonalabama.org

 
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Allen Caton, Member

Term Expiration - November 2018

Allen Caton serves as a member of the Airport Authority representing the Chilton County Commission. Caton is serving his fourth term on the County Commission on has served as Chairman for the past four years. He is the owner of Caton Acoustical and Drywall. 

Contact
205-351-2107
acaton@catonacoustical.com 

In accordance with the Organizational By-Laws, the current Chair of the Chilton County Commission serves as the seventh voting member of the Chilton County Airport Authority.