(Houston) –Ellen Cohen is honored to announce the Houston Association of REALTORS® (HAR) endorsement for her City Council District C race. “Owning a home is a vital part of the American dream, and I am thrilled that HAR made the decision to support me,” said Cohen. “I understand the concerns of homeowners and look forward to working with the real estate community.”
The Houston Association of REALTORS® is comprised of 26,000 professional members and is the largest individual membership trade association in Houston. Ellen has worked closely with HAR in the past. Carlos Bujosa, HAR’s Chairman of Board, noted that “her openness and willingness to make a positive difference demonstrate her character, integrity and leadership.”
Cohen previously served in the Texas Legislature as the State Representative for House District 134. She was President and CEO of the Houston Area Women’s Center (HAWC) for 18 years. Prior to leading HAWC, she was Executive Director of the American Jewish Committee (AJC) for 10 years.