Chaplain (Col) Alvin M. "Sonny" Moore was appointed District 3 Commissioner in December 2022 by Governor Ivey to fulfill the remainder of the term of Commissioner Josh Carnley. He served as a civilian pastor for 16 years before coming on active duty in 1982. He retired in June 2008 after serving 34 years in uniform. In January 2018, he was made the Honorary Chaplain for the US Army Aviation Branch.
He serves as Director of Community Relations for M1 Support Services. He is also active in community affairs, serving on the Board of Trustees for the Wiregrass United Way, a member of the Wiregrass Forum Organization as well as a member of the Military Officers Association of America and Army Aviation Association of America.
Chaplain Moore was married for almost 40 years to his 4th grade sweetheart, Martha, who passed away in 2005. They have three children and seven grandchildren. In 2011, he married Dr. Celia Stump of Enterprise.