League Staff




Carrie Banks

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Communications Director

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     Originally from North Carolina, Carrie received her BA in Journalism from East Carolina University in 1991 and her MA in Public Relations and Advertising from The University of Alabama in 1992.

     As Communications Director for the Alabama League of Municipalities, she oversees marketing and public relations efforts for the League and its affiliate organizations and is responsible for strategic planning as well as managing the content and design of the League's website and all published materials. Prior to joining the League's staff in 1997, she worked for the Alabama Education Retirees Association in Montgomery. In addition, Carrie has taught communications classes as an adjunct instructor for Troy University, Montgomery and is a founding board member and past president for ClefWorks, Inc., a nonprofit chamber music festival held in Montgomery. She has also served on the Board of Directors for Montgomery Habitat for Humanity and has helped develop fundraising campaigns for Montgomery AIDS Outreach. She currently serves on the Board of the Alabama Council of Association Executives (ACAE) and is a member and past officer of the Montgomery Chapter of the Public Relations Council of Alabama (PRCA).

     Carrie and her husband, Craig, are master-level scuba divers and outdoor enthusiasts who have been known to spend most of their vacation – and a ridiculously large portion of their income – traveling to dive sites around the globe.