The Levee Board

ABOUT THE BOARD



COMMISSIONERS

The Yazoo-Mississippi Delta Levee District is a Constitutional body of the State of Mississippi domiciled in Clarksdale, Mississippi, and is comprised of all or portions of ten Delta counties, namely, DeSoto, Tunica, Coahoma, Sunflower, Quitman, Tallahatchie, Leflore, Humphreys, Holmes, and Yazoo Counties. Each County is represented by one elected Commissioner except the front line counties of Tunica and Coahoma, which are represented by two Commissioners each.



Jimmy Scott   
President    

Quitman County, MS    

Elected in 2013 - 6 Years of Service    

Robert Sayle   
Vice President  

DeSoto County, MS     

Elected in 1977 - 42 Years of Service    

Ted Winters, Sr.    

Coahoma County, MS    

Elected in 2009 - 10 Years of Service    

Craig Brewer, III    

Leflore County, MS    

Elected in 1981 - 38 Years of Service    

Alberta Jefferson    

Holmes County, MS    

Elected in 2013 - 6 Years of Service    

William Dodd    

Yazoo County, MS    

Elected in 2009 - 10 Years of Service    

Ralph Sewell    

Humphreys County, MS    

Elected in 2001 - 18 Years of Service    

Sykes Sturdivant    

Tallahatchie County, MS    

Elected in 1993 - 27 Years of Service    

Lewis Douglas    

Sunflower County, MS    

Elected in 2014 - 5 Years of Service    

Joe Eddie Hawkins    

Tunica County, MS    

Appointed in 2019     

   

Kimberly B. Easley      
Secretary      

Gaye Williamson    
Treasurer    

John Henson    
Attorney