Board Appointments

The Civil Service Board was created in 1975 and consists of five members appointed by the State of Alabama Legislature who represent the City of Oxford. All appointees serve terms of six years and take the Constitutional Oath of Office, which is filed in the Office of the Probate Judge. The Chairperson and Secretary are elected at the last regular meeting of each year. The method of election consists of nomination and second from the floor. Current appointees are as follows:


Scott Stephens, Chairman

Jimmy Ogburn, Secretary

Russell Bryan, Member

Debbie Owen, Member

Stanley Merrill, Member