Vince Ryan: A Life of Public Service

County Attorney Vince Ryan has devoted his life to protecting our country, empowering our communities and keeping Harris County families safe and thriving.

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Vince was born and raised in Houston and worked his way through college and law school, earning graduate degrees from the University of Houston and Rice University.

Vince served as an active duty officer in the United States Army, first in Europe and then volunteering for service in Vietnam. Vince later served three terms on the Houston City Council, representing District C.

Vince was first elected as County Attorney in 2008, where he modernized the office and made it into a powerful voice for our families—standing up for kids and seniors, keeping our neighborhoods safe, protecting consumers from fraud and safeguarding our environment for future generations.