Drew is a lifelong resident of Madison County. Since childhood Drew has been heavily involved in the community. He participated in baseball, soccer, football, swimming, basketball, golf, and hockey as a young man. Drew has coached youth hockey with the North Alabama Hockey Association for the last thirteen years. Drew attributes his being an active community leader to his mentors and coaches who were such strong positive role models for him from an early age.
Raised in christian home, Drew was instilled at an early age with the strong values that make Madison County such a great place to live.
Drew was raised by two loving parents who came to Huntsville in the early 70s following the opportunity and promise of Redstone Arsenal and Cummings Research Park. Drew’s father, Dennis, was raised on a farm in Belle Rive, Illinois and worked for many years as an electrical engineer with SCI, Teledyne Brown, and Ecotech. Drew’s mother, Debra, came to Huntsville as a girl when her step-father, an Army officer, was transferred to Redstone Arsenal. Debra was born in Maui, Hawaii and as part of a military family lived in many areas, but has lived in the Huntsville over the past 40 years. Debra is a commercial and residential real estate broker.
Drew graduated from Huntsville High School were he was an all-city offensive tackle and guard on the football team. Though Drew excelled on the gridiron, his true love was ice-hockey. Drew played travel ice-hockey with the Huntsville Amateur Hockey Association, and is now a referee and coach. After high school Drew attended Calhoun Community College, where he received his associates degree in Real Estate and and Business Management, then Drew went on to earn his B.A. in Business Administration and Contract Management from Athens State University. Drew is also certified in Procurement.
Drew is a self-employed small business owner and property manager. He is a member of Hillwood Baptist Church, where he proudly serves as a Deacon and also serves on the church’s nominating committee. Drew sits on the Board of Directors of South Huntsville Kwanis Club. Drew is a member of Helion Lodge #1, the Madison County Young Republicans club, the Madison County Republican Men’s club, and the Republican Women of Huntsville.
Core Values Drew will bring to the Tax Collector’s office:
- Conscientious Steward of the Tax Dollars
- Courteous Timely Service
- Total Transparency
- Advocate for Satellite Office Efficiency
Visit Drew McKay’s web site at: VoteDrewMcKay.com