Commissioner Joe Knight (District 4)

Chair - Judicial Administration, Emergency Management and Land Planning Committee;  Primary Liaison to District Attorney Office, Probate Court, All Jefferson County elected Judges, Law Library, Circuit Clerks, Emergency Management Agency, 9-1-1 Emergency Communications District, Jefferson County Mayor's Association, Greater Birmingham Visitors and Convention Bureau, Regional Planning Commission of Greater Birmingham and Jefferson County Racing Commission.



T. Joe Knight is the Jefferson County Commissioner representing District 4 which encompasses Gardendale, Morris, Kimberly, Warrior, County Line, Trafford, Pinson, Palmerdale, Clay, Grayson Valley, Trussville, and parts of Center Point, Irondale, Tarrant and Birmingham.

Joe is an attorney who has been in private practice for twenty years. He has represented many citizens throughout Jefferson County on a variety of matters.

Prior to becoming an attorney, Joe practiced as a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) for many years.

Joe has been married for 26 years to his wife Caryl and they live in Trussville. They have three children and one grandchild and attend Holy Infant of Prague Catholic Church.

Joe has long been active in the Jefferson County Republican Party and is a member of the Trussville Rotary Club.

Joe is a member of many Professional Associations including the Alabama State Bar, the Birmingham Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, the Alabama Association of Nurse Anesthetists, and the Southern Appalachian Dulcimer Association.

Contact Information:

Jefferson County Commission
Jefferson County Courthouse
716 Richard Arrington, Jr. Blvd. N - Suite 220
Birmingham, AL 35203
Phone: 205-325-5070