“Houston First supported the African American Mayors Association Annual Conference, April 24-26, 2019 in Houston, Texas. The 5th Anniversary conference was held outside the Washington, D.C. area for the first time ever and honored Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner as the Conference Chairman. There were several elected officials from all over the nation in attendance.
The African American Mayors Association (AAMA) was launched in May 2014 to represent the over 500 African American Mayors in the United States, including mayors from large cities and fast-growing communities. AAMA empowers local leaders for the benefit of their citizens. The annual conference brought together African American mayors, Fortune 500 business leaders, and other leaders to Houston for a dynamic and inspiring event.”