Mayor Annise Parker
Mayor Parker is a second generation native Houstonian and she is serving her second term as mayor. Parker is Houston's 61st Mayor and one of only two women to hold the City's highest elected office. As the City's chief executive officer, she is responsible for all aspects of the general management of the City and for enforcement of all laws and ordinances. She is the only person in Houston history to hold the offices of council member, controller and mayor.