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​Alumni Profile: Ed Gonzalez

Public service is more than a career for Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez. Helping his community is a way of life for the University of Houston-Downtown alumnus.

Just as his father inspired Gonzalez to be successful and earn a college education, he also provided the motivation to lend a helping hand to others -- or serve as a “navigator” to those needing guidance.

“When I was a young boy, I discovered that my father was unable to read or write,” he said. (read more)

Last updated 3/1/2021 5:39 AM