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state agency executive director

William Manley Voigt, American state agency executive director. Named one of Outstanding Young Men of America, Birmingham Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1971, Alabama Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1972, Outstanding Jaycee, Alabama Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1972; recipient Peggy Spain McDonald award Community Educational Council, 1985.


Voigt, William Manley was born on December 21, 1938 in San Luis Obispo, California, United States. Son of Milton Joseph and Jessie (Sartain) Voigt.


Bachelor of Business Administration, Auburn University, 1960. Master of Business Administration, University Alabama, Birmingham, 1972.


Assistant manager commercial loans First National Bank, Birmingham, 1961-1970. Director auxiliary services University Alabama, 1970-1974. Executive director Operation New Birmingham, 1974-1978.

Director trade development Birmingham Chamber of Commerce, 1978-1985. Vice chairman Birmingham Parking Authority, 1972-1985, executive director, since 1985. President American Institute Banking, Birmingham, 1967-1968.

Vice chairman Birmingham Parking Authoriy, Birmingham, 1972-1985.


No one is less important than another, and no one can be thought of as unnecessary. Every single person is vital to God and to each of us.


Manifestations religious freedom include supporting separation of church and state, advocating for people everywhere to be guaranteed the right to worship free from discrimination, and lifting up respectful dialog as a healthy means to understanding.


A true Christian should help those in need, regardless of religious affiliation.


President March of Dimes, Birmingham, 1978, United Cerebral Palsy, Birmingham, 1981, Lung Association, Birmingham, 1986. Served to colonel Alabama National Guard, since 1961. Member Institutional and Municipal Parking Congress (president 1980-1986, chairman board), Downtown Action Committee (executive committee).


Married Linda Marie Hargrove, December 19, 1959. Children: David, Diane.

Milton Joseph Voigt

Jessie (Sartain) Voigt

Linda Marie Hargrove

David Voigt

Diane Voigt