Allan Rice was named City Administrator on November 6, 2016. He previously worked for the City of Hoover Fire Department from 1992 to 2007 prior to serving as Executive Director of the Alabama Fire College & Personnel Standards Commission.
His responsibilities include assisting the Mayor in the development and execution of Hoover's strategic priorities, working with the City Council to move initiatives forward, and providing leadership to the nearly 800-member city staff.
He is a graduate of the University of Alabama at Birmingham and Birmingham-Southern College. He and his family have lived in Hoover since 1992.