- This article is about the political consultant. For the physician, see Jarvis Patton, Jr.
Jarvis Emmitt Patton is the chief of operations for Birmingham mayor William Bell. He previously served as administrator for the Birmingham City Council and as a consultant for government-industry relations.
Patton is the son of W. C. Patton. He served as administrator to the Birmingham City Council from about 1989 to 2002. That years he served as interim executive director of the South Regions Minority Business Council.
- Bryant, Joseph D. (February 2, 2010) "Birmingham mayor appoints Patton; says Hartsell will remain on staff." Birmingham News