Information Technology

Mission Statement

The City of Selma’s Information Technology (IT) Department mission is to build a quality and comprehensive technology infrastructure, establish and maintain an effective operational environment, and deliver quality, prompt, cost effective and reliable technology services. In an ever-growing technological world, the IT Department is tasked with keeping the city’s technology up to date.

The IT department is strictly involved in providing the infrastructure automation, the governance for the use of the network and operating systems, and assistance in providing operational units the functionality they need.

  • Governance: Provide the operating parameters for individuals’ and operating units use of IT systems, networks, architecture, etc. (This includes responsibility for conventional IT security and data assurance).
  • Infrastructure: Providing the operating network and circuitry and all equipment needed to make the IT system work in accordance with an established operating standard and system “size”.
  • Functionality: Providing the capacity for operating applications development, storing and securing the electronic information the organization owns, and providing direct operating assistance in software use and data management to all functional areas in the organization.


  • Reliability/stability
  • Professionalism, integrity, and respect
  • Efficiency and effectiveness
  • Innovation
  • Excellence
  • Collaboration, teamwork, and service
John Kinnerson, Jr

John Kinnerson Jr.

IT Director



IT Department
222 Broad Street
Selma, AL 36701



8:30 am to 4:30 pm


(334) 876-1243