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Lt. Gov. Kay Ivey helps ATI honor state managers

by User Not Found | Oct 17, 2013

Lt. Gov. Kay Ivey joined Auburn University at Montgomery on Wednesday at the capitol to recognize 68 state workers who have earned national certification through the AUM Alabama Training Institute’s Certified Public Manager (CPM) program.

The nationally accredited CPM program at the Alabama Training Institute has provided comprehensive management training to hundreds of leaders across Alabama for more than 25 years. Dynamic and engaging, the program seeks to develop and enhance the skills of managers in Alabama – inspiring new ways of thinking and innovative approaches to problem solving.

Techniques learned in the CPM program can be utilized in any work environment and bring a renewed perspective to work units and agencies as a whole. The program is a tool for government organizations, particularly during lean times, as managers are forced to rethink their approaches and pioneer methods that allow their agencies to save time, effort and money.

The following state managers received certification:

  • Shirley Aiken, Alabama Department of Revenue
  • Carmen Archie, Alabama Department of Youth Services
  • Robin Arrington, Alabama Medicaid Agency
  • Kenneth Baldwin, Alabama Real Estate Commission
  • Jeff Barnes, Alabama Department of Human Resources
  • Tarsha Baskin, Alabama Department of Youth Services
  • Alisa Benson, Alabama Department of Education
  • Derrick Bolling, Alabama Department of Youth Services
  • Nicole Boswell, Alabama Department of Insurance
  • Angelia Brooks, Alabama Department Youth Services
  • Yolanda Byrdsong, Alabama Department of Youth Services
  • Candace Coleman, Alabama Department of Youth Services
  • LaKyshia Coty, Alabama Department of Revenue
  • Tracy Croom, City of Tuscaloosa
  • Barbara Crossley, Alabama Department of Revenue
  • Hope Curry, Alabama Public Service Commission
  • John Dean, Alabama Department of Environmental Management
  • Kim Dokas, Retirement Systems of Alabama
  • Alicia Faire, Alabama Department of Youth Services
  • Nikisha Fielder, Alabama Department of Youth Services
  • Angela Gann, Alabama Department of Revenue
  • Christy Gibbs, Alabama Department of Labor
  • Lakisha Hardy, Alabama Department of Insurance
  • Janice Herring, Alabama Department of Mental Health
  • Pamela Hill, Alabama Department of Revenue
  • Nakeshia James, Alabama Medicaid Agency
  • Clifford Jennings, Alabama Department of Revenue
  • Janice Johnson, Alabama Department of Youth Services
  • Yeteva Johnson, Alabama Department of Revenue
  • Mack Jones, Alabama Department of Revenue
  • Leon Kelly, Alabama Department of Revenue
  • Paola Kouadio, Alabama Department of Revenue
  • Debra Larison, Alabama Alcohol Beverage Control Board
  • Chanda Leshoure, Alabama Department of Youth Services
  • Arnea Linden, Alabama Department of Youth Services
  • Barbara Lowe, Alabama Department of Revenue
  • LaTaya Lucas, Alabama Department of Corrections
  • Pamela McCoy, Alabama Department of Revenue
  • Linda McCullough, Alabama Department of Revenue
  • Bridget McDonald, Alabama Department of Youth Services
  • Alisa McLeod, Alabama Public Library Service
  • Larry Miles, Alabama Department of Youth Services
  • Gerri Miller, Alabama Department of Commerce
  • LaKeisha Mitchell, Alabama Department of Youth Services
  • Deloria Moneyham, Alabama Real Estate Commission
  • Katherine Nazary, Alabama Department of Revenue
  • Lynn Nicholson, Alabama Department of Revenue
  • Donna Oden Fairman, Alabama Department of Youth Services
  • Deepali Rastogi, Alabama Department of Public Health
  • Gwendolyn Reynolds, Alabama Department of Youth Services
  • Denise Rodgers, Alabama Department of Human Resources
  • David Rogers, Alabama Department Mental Health
  • Lynn Shows, Alabama Department of Education
  • Kasaly Sikuyayenga, Alabama Department of Revenue
  • Angela Slade, Alabama Department of Insurance
  • Albert Smith, Alabama Department of Youth Services
  • Larry Spencer II, Alabama Department of Revenue
  • Phyllis Swain-Taylor, Alabama Department of Youth Services
  • Martha Taylor, Alabama Department of Revenue
  • Alcornelia Terry, Alabama Department of Corrections
  • Judy Thomas, Alabama Medicaid Agency
  • Valerie Thomas, Alabama Department of Revenue
  • Jessilyn Townsend-Blair, Alabama Department of Youth Services
  • Susan Watkins, Alabama Medicaid Agency
  • Lawrence Webster, Alabama Department of Youth Services
  • Saketa Wilkerson, Office of the State Treasurer
  • Tremaine Wilson, Alabama Department of Revenue
  • Alesha Womble, Alabama Department of Insurance

The Alabama Training Institute is a unit of Auburn Montgomery Outreach and serves as a resource for customized training and professionally accredited programs designed for the public sector. For more information on the CPM program or other ATI services, visit www.ati.aum.edu or call 334-244-3040.


ATI Assistant Director Leslie Meadows, Lt. Gov. Kay Ivey, and AUM Chancellor John
 G. Veres III at the Capitol on Oct. 16 for the CPM graduation ceremony.