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TeneeJohnsonJan2014Teneé R. J. Frazier

Assistant General Counsel

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   Teneé joined the League staff in 2014 as Assistant General Counsel and is responsible for advising municipal officials and employees from over 440 member cities and towns, writing legal articles, addressing municipal officials, employees and attorneys on municipal matters and assisting with the League's lobbying efforts. Teneé came to the League with a strong background in local government after working with the City of Tuskegee for more than four years where she assisted the Mayor and the City Manager with a variety of government functions and served as a liaison between the City Council and the citizens of Tuskegee.

   Teneé also served as a law clerk for Judges Pamela R. Higgins, Troy Massey and Jimmy Pool of the Montgomery County District Court - Fifteenth Judicial Circuit; the Southern Poverty Law Center; and the District of Columbia Office of the Attorney General. While in law school, she was involved in redrafting Articles of the Alabama Constitution. Teneé received her B.A. from Troy University in 2005 and her J.D. from Thomas Goode Jones School of Law in 2013. She is a member of the Alabama State Bar, the International Municipal Lawyers Association (IMLA), the Alabama Association of Municipal Attorneys (AAMA) and the American Bar Association.

   Teneé and her husband, Michael are very active in their church and community. They are the proud parents of five wonderful children.