The mission of the Center for Governmental Relations Communications is to keep the public, the news media, and lawmakers informed about the operations of the Alabama Department of Human Resources.
Governmental Relations Unit
The Governmental Relations Unit serves as liaison for Congressional and Legislative Offices; directs the agency’s legislative program- advises staff on legislative/political issues; produces legislative newsletters and reports; serves as liaison for other agencies, groups and officials; and responds to client calls, letters, and visits.
The Communications Unit responds to inquiries from the press; monitors news media; prepares and distributes news releases; produces the agency’s annual report; develops public information materials; advises staff on media relations; responds to public requests for information; manages content for the department web site; and provides audio/visual services for DHR staff.
Phone Number: (334) 242-1850
Preston Hornsby – Governmental Relations Manager
Patty Dean – Administrative Support Assistant
Daniel Sparkman – Director of Communications
Alabama Department of Human Resources
Center for Communications
50 North Ripley Street
Montgomery, AL 36130