Marsh names Derek Trotter Chief of Staff

Marsh names Derek Trotter Chief of Staff

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Alabama State Senate President Pro Tem Del Marsh (R-Anniston) has hired Derek Trotter as his chief of staff.

Trotter returns to the Pro Tem’s office after a stint in the Governor’s legislative office and in the private sector.

“I look forward to having Derek serve as my Chief of Staff,” Marsh said in a release.

“His previous experience in the Pro Tem’s office makes him uniquely qualified to ensure that the Alabama Senate continues to run smoothly and serve the people of Alabama as it has in the past.”

Trotter said he looks forward to continuing his career in the Alabama Senate, where he previously spent several years as Marsh’s Communications Director.

“Every member of the Alabama Senate has a shared commitment to serving their constituents to the best of their ability and I look forward to working with them in an effort to make Alabama an even better place to live, work and raise a family,” he said.

Derek is a native of Trussville and a graduate of Auburn University. He and his wife Kala reside in Pike Road with their two children.