Marvell Bivins Jr.

Chief Audit Officer


Marvell “Chip” Bivins, Jr. is Chief Audit Officer for The University of Alabama System. Chip joined the UA System staff in January 2017 after a highly successful 26-year career with Energen Corporation, including 13 years as Vice President for Audit and Compliance. A Certified Public Accountant, he was an Audit Manager and worked with Deloitte for 10 years before joining the Energen team in 1989. He holds two degrees from The University of Alabama. A member of the Leadership Alabama class of 2012, Chip is completing his term as chairman of the Audit Committee for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama.