Lamar P. Higgins, a native of Marbury, Alabama, is a graduate of Troy University. While at Troy, he was elected president of the student body and served as the student representative on the Board of Trustees.
After graduating from Troy, he joined the governor’s staff as Legislative Assistant where he coordinated departmental legislation among other duties.
Higgins continued his career at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama, serving as an Assistant to the Director and Assistant Director for Human Resources. He later served as the Equal Employment Officer for the City of Huntsville, Alabama, and Assistant Director of the Alabama Department of Economic & Community Affairs (ADECA).
While at ADECA, he supervised the department’s 11 divisions and guided millions of dollars in federal grant money to cities, counties and corporations across the state. Higgins joined Fine Geddie as a registered lobbyist in 1995. He is a member of the Troy University System Board of Trustees.