W. Hardy McCollum
Children: Three Children – Jay, Jason and Joy; Five Grandchildren – 2 Boys and 3 Girls.
Education: Tuscaloosa High School; B.S., University of Alabama.
Civic Honors & Activities: Boys and Girls Club; Boy Scouts; United Way; Past Chairman, Heart Association and Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind Foundation Board and Board of Trustees; Past President, Tuscaloosa Jaycees; Member, Tuscaloosa County Cattlemen’s Assoc.; Mason; Shriner, Distinguished Service Award, Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind, 1987; Father of the Year, Tuscaloosa County Cowbelles, 1983; Tuscaloosa’s Outstanding Young Men, Alabama Jaycees, 1981, J.C.J. Senator.
Profession: Probate Judge and Chairman of the Tuscaloosa County Commission since 1977; President, Association of County Commissions of Alabama; National Association of Counties Transportation Steering Committee; National College of Probate Judges; Chairman, West Alabama Planning and Development Council; Governor’s Committee on Employment of the Handicapped; University of Alabama Commerce and Business Administration Executive Society.
Church: Circlewood Baptist Church of Tuscaloosa.
Hobbies: Golf, Hunting and Fishing.