Jefferson County Committee for Economic Opportunity http://apr.org en Alabama Finance Director Taking Birmingham Job http://apr.org/post/alabama-finance-director-taking-birmingham-job <P>Gov. Robert Bentley's state finance director, Marquita Davis, is leaving for a new job in Birmingham.</P> <P>Bentley's press secretary, Jennifer Ardis, said Davis has accepted a job as executive director of the Jefferson County Committee for Economic Opportunity. She will move to her new job after the current legislative session ends later this month.</P> <P>Davis served as director of the state Department of Children's Affairs in Gov. Bob Riley's Cabinet and in Bentley's Cabinet before he made her finance director in August 2011.</P> Fri, 03 May 2013 22:06:19 +0000 The Associated Press 29727 at http://apr.org Alabama Finance Director Taking Birmingham Job