We’re pulling out the big guns now! Mayor Sylvester Turner, a major supporter and driving force behind the growth of Houston’s innovation ecosystem, offers an update on his mission to promote technology, innovation and entrepreneurship. His message is one of diversity and inclusion, a message reflective of our position as a global city.

Mayor Turner is the sixth of nine children. He grew up in the Acres Homes community in northwest Houston. Mayor Turner is a father, politician, lawyer, and tireless supporter of Houston’s innovation ecosystem. Learn more about Houston’s 62nd mayor