City of Grambling
The day-to-day operation of the city is performed within this office. It includes oversight and functionality of customer service, city planning, public works, law enforcement, city budgeting, communications, and economic and social developments. The mayor works with all municipal officials and other civic community-based organizations, to ensure the governance of the city is productive and meets the many needs of the city and its citizens. Our citizens are our priority and our goal is to maintain a cohesive city-strong relationship by building trust and commitment in working together to reach and maintain this goal. Because of our unique culture as home to a renowned Historical Black University, Grambling State, it is important that we help provide the infrastructure and support necessary for both the city and the university to grow together and thrive. It is with equal enthusiasm that we extend to our new Elementary and High School, Lincoln Preparatory School. We are making every effort to keep the City of Grambling a viable and attractive city for residency, business, education, and social engagements. We welcome your input!
Contact Us: (318) 247-6120
Executive Assistant: Charlene Gray – email@example.com
City Clerk: Pamela Stringfellow – firstname.lastname@example.org
Assistant City Clerk: Angela Harper – email@example.com
Supervisor Customer Service: Marjorie Prudhomme – firstname.lastname@example.org
Customer Service: Courtney Jackson – email@example.com
Media/Communications: Brenda Daniel – firstname.lastname@example.org
Senior Accountant: Toni Jackson – email@example.com
Clerk of Courts: Zoranda Ford – firstname.lastname@example.org
Alvin Bradley, a Grambling State University graduate with degrees in computer information systems and public administration, is the current mayor of Grambling, Louisiana. He previously managed the university’s procurement process and served as a city council member for eight years while working as the Director of Purchasing at Grambling State University. A U.S. Air Force veteran and recipient of the Meritorious Service Award, Bradley is a servant-leader who prioritizes the needs of the growing city and its citizens.
As mayor, Bradley’s plans:
John is a lifelong resident of Grambling. Graduate of Grambling Lab Schools and earned a degree in Business Management from Grambling State University. John has served in leadership and managerial capacities in both retail and manufacturing. He and his wife JoAnn, have two sons and four grandchildren and are active members of St. Benedict Catholic Church in Grambling, where he serves as a lector, eucharistic minister, and finance council member.
Cathy is a retired educator, who received a bachelor’s and Master of Science degree from Grambling State University in Education. She was the supervising teacher for 16 years at Grambling Middle School for Social Studies and History. Currently teaching in Eldorado, Arkansas school district 15. Mt. Zion Baptist Church is her church affiliation, and she is a member of the Grambling Alumni Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Cathy has two children, D’Carlos and Christopher, and four grandchildren.
DeVaria has nineteen years in leadership that includes DEI, EdTech, Immigration, and HR. This includes her experience in equity, inclusion, data analytics, admissions, and recruitment. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Public Health Administration from Dillard University, and Doctor of Education, Student Development and Personnel Services, at Grambling State University, and an M.S., in Sports Administration also at Grambling State University. Alumni of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc
Delores graduated with honors from Dillard University with a B.A. in Accounting and with honors from Atlanta University with an MBA (concentration in finance). Her work experience at Grambling University includes Instructor of Finance and general business and Accounting, Grants Administrator, Director of Administrative Services, Intern Dean of Student Affairs, Vice President for Finance, and local business owner. Delores holds many leadership positions in the community of Grambling and is a Diamond Life Member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
Jerry "Pete" Lewis has held many leadership positions in the city of Grambling and in the state of Louisiana. To name a few, he Retired from the Ruston Fire Department, is the former Fire Chief/Consultant for Grambling, a life member of Kappa Alpa Psi Fraternity, former Justice of the Peace-Ward 2, Grambling, forty years in real estate, and former director of Homeland Security in Lincoln Parish. Jerry is a longtime resident of Grambling and is committed to being a lifetime public servant.