Lee Taylor, Chief of Administration, was appointed to his current position in October 2012. Prior to that, he served as a Deputized Special Deputy with the United States Marshal Service, Sergeant of the Warrants Unit, Sergeant of Patrol, Criminal Investigator, Deputy Sheriff and Detention Deputy.
Chief Taylor is a 1998 graduate of the University of Alabama, College of Continuing Studies, with a certification as a criminal investigator. He is also a graduate of the University of Alabama Police Academy, Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
He is a member of the Alabama Peace Officers Association, American Deputy Sheriff's Association, National Sheriff's Association and the United States Deputy Sheriff's Association.
Chief Taylor received the Supervisor of the Year award in 2009 and Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States Law Enforcement award in 1998.