Charles Todd Henderson (D)

District Attorney, 10th Circuit, Jefferson County

Name: Charles Todd Henderson

Date of birth: July 18, 1964; age 51

Residence: Pleasant Grove

Political experience: Ran for Jefferson County Sheriff, 2014; executive committee member, Jefferson County Democratic Party, 2014-present; member, Jefferson County Progressive Democratic Council. Professional experience: Private practice, 2003-present; accredited veterans attorney, 2013-present; special counsel to the Mayor of Brighton, 2014-2015; general counsel, Veterans Network Community, 2014-present; general counsel and secretary, FERS Group Inc., 2014- present; educator and coach, Jefferson County and Montgomery schools, 2009-2015; judicial law clerk, 18th Judicial Circuit, 2002; police officer, Lipscomb, 2002; deputy sheriff, Jefferson County, 2000-2001 and 1988-1993; agent, Drug Enforcement Administration, 1996-1998;  police officer/evidence tech, Fairfield Police Department, 1993-1996. Civic experience: Advisory board member, Village Creek Human and Environmental Justice Society, 2014-present; advisory board member, Vietnam Veterans & Associates Inc., 2015-present; Metropolitan Planning Organization-Transportation Citizens Committee member, 2016-present; member of several committees of Rev Birmingham; member, United Fellowship Breakfast Forum; National Eagle Scout Association. Education: Juris doctorate, Birmingham School of Law, 2002; teacher certification (9-12), East Carolina University, 2010; various legal training programs, 1991-1997; master’s in forensic science, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1991; bachelor’s Samford University, 1987. Top Contributors: Speed PAC, $7,500; Nathan H. Wilson, $1,500; J. Wayne Wilson, Robin A. Brungart, Church Transportation, R. Parker Griffith, Jared T. Henderson, Iron Workers Local Union No.

Raymond L. Johnson Jr. (D)

District Attorney, 10th Circuit, Jefferson County

Name: Raymond Johnson Jr.

Date of birth: May 4, 1951; age 64

Residence: Birmingham

Political experience: State executive committee member, Alabama Democratic Party. Professional experience: Private practice and shareholder, The Johnson Law Firm, LLC, Birmingham, 2004-present; adjunct professor, Cumberland School of Law, 1988-present; shareholder, Thomas, Means, Gillis & Seay, 2000-2004; assistant U.S. attorney, Birmingham, 1991-2000;  general counsel, Citizens Federal Savings Bank, Birmingham, 1988-1991; past president, Magic City Bar Association; former executive committee member, Birmingham Bar Association; attorney, alternate defense counsel, Los Angeles, 1984-1988; attorney, Johnson & Johnson Law Firm, Beverly Hills, California, 1979-1984. Civic experience: Past president, Young Men’s Business Club; former board of trustees member, Legal Aid Society of Birmingham; former branch president, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Los Angeles; graduate of Leadership Birmingham, 1987; member, Alabama Association for Justice; member Alabama Lawyers Association; member, Alabama Criminal Defense Association. Education: Howard University School of Law, juris doctorate, 1976; bachelor’s, Howard University, 1973. Top Contributors: The Roy Law Firm, $300; Ronald A. Davison and Kittren J. Walker, $250; Samuel Fisher and The Cooper Law Firm, $200; Julliette Sullivan, $150; Jimmie L. Brown, $100.