Thomas C. Guerra • Smart City Specialist
Thomas C. Guerra is a San Antonio native and a product of Southwest ISD and San Antonio ISD. Growing up in underserved communities and on government assistance programs inspired him to a life of public service.
Thomas's professional career spans community and economic development, education, and policy advising for LMI, minority, and LBGTQ+ communities at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, the City of Los Angeles, and Bexar County. He has a near-decade of leadership integrating new technologies, building cross-sector partnerships, and managing organizational strategic planning using an equity lens. Thomas is a systems level thinker and brings adapted best practices to his work on the Smart City Team in the City of San Antonio's Office of Innovation.
Thomas holds a Bachelor of Science in Urban Studies and Planning from MIT and Master of Public Administration in Urban and Social Policy from Columbia University in the City of New York's School of International and Public Affairs.