Category: City Council – District 7

Titus Battle

Birmingham City Council, District 7 Name: Titus Battle Age: 56 Residence: Pearson Avenue SW Political experience: First run for elected office. Professional experience: CEO-academic development specialist/tutor at The Promise to Children Foundation Inc.; behavior specialist at Jefferson County Association of Retarded Citizens, 1990-1995; bishop’s assistant at the Episcopal Diocese of Alabama, 1984-1990; director at Morton

Hosea Lewis

Birmingham City Council, District 7 Name: Hosea Lewis Age: 50 Residence: Hillman neighborhood Political experience: First run for political office. Professional experience: Procurement at West Wind Technologies, 2002-2005; loan originator at Gulf States Mortgage, 2006-2008; owner/project manager at Lewis Industries Group Inc., 2005-present. Civic experience: Vice president of Hillman Neighborhood Association, 2006-present; Secretary of Grasselli

Lonnie Malone

Birmingham City Council, District 7 Name: Lonnie Malone Age: 43 Residence: Sand Ridge area of Oxmoor Political experience: First run for public office. Professional experience: Has worked in the IT field for the past 20 years, including as VIP support, BBVA Compass Bank, 2010-2011, and data center manager, EDS, 1999-2010. Civic experience: Member, Omega Psi

James “Jay” Roberson Jr.

Birmingham City Council, District 7 Name: James “Jay” Roberson Jr. Age: 44 Residence: Oxmoor Valley Political experience: Running for re-election to Birmingham City Council; president pro-tempore and member of the Birmingham City Council, 2013-2017; appointed to the Birmingham City Council, 2009-2013; registered lobbyist, 2013-2014; member of Alabama League of Municipalities; member of Economic Development Committee;

Jeffery Rowser

Birmingham City Council, District 7 Name: Jeff Rowser Age: 34. Residence: Powderly Community Political experience: First run for public office. Professional experience: Postal carrier at the United States Postal Service, 2001-present; car salesperson at Brannon Honda, 2009-2001; motor transport, civil affairs and artillery positions in the U.S. Marine Corp, 2002-2008. Education: Graduated from Wenonah High