Mayor Lawrence "Tony" Haygood, Jr., Tuskegee
League Vice President
Lawrence F. Haygood, Jr. was elected Mayor of Tuskegee in 2016 and re-elected in 2020. Mayor Haygood received his undergraduate degree at Rhodes College with a major in Political Science and a minor concentration in Economics. He received a MBA Degree from Auburn University Montgomery with additional studies in Management Science as Krannert School of Management at Purdue University and The Georgia Institute of Technology. In the summer of 2011, he completed the Intensive Economic Development Training Course at Auburn University. He serves as Economic/Business Development Specialist at the Tuskegee-Macon County Community Development Corporation (TMCDC). In addition to being member of the Housing & Urban Development (HUD), Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU), and Community Development Action Coalition (CDAC) national boards, Mayor Haygood is also a current member and past president of Alpha Nu Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.
Mayor Haygood has served on numerous League committees, is an Emeritus Certified Municipal Official and is Chair of the Alabama Municipal Funding Corporation (AMFund) Board of Directors.