As executive director for almost four years, Royce Brooks recently presided over Annie’s List’s most successful election cycle ever. Prior to joining Annie’s List, Royce, a Fort Worth native, served as Chief Equity Officer for the City of Atlanta; Director of Policy Sylvester Turner for Mayor (Houston);and Statewide Policy Director for Wendy Davis for Governor (Texas). She also enjoyed stints with the U.S. Senate, the Joint Center for Political And Economic Studies, and Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. Royce received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English from Rice University and a Doctor of Law degree from Harvard Law School. Royce was also a board member for Leadership Austin.