Published: Aug 30, 2010 4:44 PM EDT
Updated: Aug 30, 2010 1:44 PM EDT

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) - Southern governors meeting in Hoover, Ala., are focusing on recovery in the Gulf of Mexico and energy security.

Two officials from the Obama administration, senior adviser Valerie Jarrett and assistant secretary of Interior Wilma Lewis, are scheduled to address the Southern Governors' Association on Monday.

The session will wrap up the governors' four-day convention, where Alabama Gov. Bob Riley has served as the host.