First elected in 2018
Date of Birth: 9/6/1950
Top issues: Women’s Rights, Government Accountability, Economy, Civil Rights, Immigration
Committees: Committee on the Judiciary; Committee on Financial Services
Professional Background: Judge, Houston Municipal System; Harris County Commissioner’s Court
Education: BA, Texas Woman’s University; JD, Thurgood Marshall School of Law
Did you know?
Sylvia was the first Hispanic and first woman to be elected to the Harris County Commissioner’s Court.