Amanda Edwards

Democrat for TX-US House, 18

Issues: Technology & Innovation, Public Transit, Economic Growth, Minority & Women Owned Business Support

Former Elected Office: Member, At Large, Houston City Council

Profession: Attorney

Professional Background: Founder, NOW: The New Orleans Writing Project; Lawyer, Municipal Finance, Vinson & Elkins LLP and Bracewell LLP; Office of Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee

Education: BA, Political Science, Emory University; JD, Harvard Law School