Trena M. Carter is a Research Analyst for the Austin Resource Recovery with the City of Austin. She has been with the City of Austin since April 2001. She holds a BS in Management and a MBA from Park University in Austin with a concentration in Project Management and holds a Six Sigma Lean Yellow Belt Certification. Ms. Carter has been a member of the National Forum for Black Public Administrator’s (NFBPA) for the past 11 years. She is the (2017-2019) Secretary of Central Texas Chapter and a member of the Bylaws Committee. Trena services in the community as a Minister at Victorious Living Christian Ministries and a volunteer and mentor for Communities in School.