Jeff Donaldson has practiced law in Walker County and surrounding counties for 50 years. He is a graduate of Walker County High School. Jeff earned a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Alabama. He received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Alabama School of Law in 1968. Jeff served as an officer in the Judge Advocate General’s Corps (JAG) of the U.S. Army. He is a member of the Alabama State Bar Association and the Walker County Bar Association. He is a past president of the Walker County Bar Association and a former bar commissioner for the Alabama State Bar Association.
Jeff has been very active in his community throughout his life. He is past president of the Kiwanis Club of Jasper and a former Lieutenant Governor of Kiwanis Club. Jeff is a member of the Alabama Cattleman’s Association and served as state president in 2001. He is also a past president and member of the Walker County Cattlemen’s Association. Jeff is an Eagle Scout.
Jeff is married to Brenda and has three children, Emily Donaldson (Brasher), Anna Donaldson Chappell, and David Donaldson, and five grandchildren.