Mayor's Office

Press Release

 

MAYOR ANNISE PARKER NAMED AMONG TOP 25 LEADERS IN 2010 TIME 100 LIST

 

April 30, 2010 -- Mayor Annise Parker is 13th on a list of “people who most affect our world,” according to Time magazine. The annual “2010 Time 100” includes Mayor Parker and 24 others in the Leaders category.  The magazine cited Parker for her focus on the city’s $100 million budget deficit and as someone who “has never fit the mold.”

 

“I am humbled and honored to receive this distinction, particularly because the profile focuses on my approach to fiscal responsibility,” said Mayor Parker.

 

Joining Mayor Parker on Time’s list are President Barack Obama, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, TV commentator Glenn Beck, Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva and India’s Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.