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Julián Castro

Mayor of San Antonio

A San Antonio native, Mayor Julián Castro is the youngest mayor of a Top 50 American city.  First elected on May 9, 2009, Mayor Castro was re-elected to a third term in 2013.  Mayor Castro has focused on attracting well-paying jobs in 21st century industries, positioning San Antonio to be a leader in the New Energy Economy and raising educational attainment across the spectrum.

Mayor Castro is a member of the Inter-American Dialogue, an Aspen Institute-Rodel Fellow, and serves on the board of the LBJ Foundation.

Mayor Castro earned his undergraduate degree from Stanford University with honors and distinction in 1996 and a juris doctorate from Harvard Law School in 2000.  In 2001, at the age of 26, Castro became the youngest elected city councilman at that time in San Antonio history. 

My Speakers Sessions

Tuesday, April 8

1:40pm CDT