Mr. Stewart is a Deputy Commissioner of the Alabama Department of Revenue and previously served as the Director of Tax Policy and Research since 2008. His twenty year tenure with the Alabama Department of Revenue includes working with the Oil and Gas Severance Tax group as a Tax Auditor and Manager. Curtis has also served as Manager for Tax Administration of all natural resource severance taxes, tobacco taxes, motor fuel taxes, as well as sales and use taxes. Curtis holds a B.S. from the School of Commerce, Economics and Politics of Washington and Lee University, Lexington, Virginia. His practice areas included Governmental Audits and Compliance, as well as Private Business Advisory Services.