Houston Tomorrow‘s finalists for catalytic change agents in the following categories:

Emeritus, A person who was or has been a recognized force for change
John and Dominique de Menil

Theirs is the story of Houston: Emigrated from France, led Schlumberger, made great art accessible to the region, fought for civil rights, and left awe-inspiring public spaces dedicated to spirit, compassion, and peace nestled into a living Houston neighborhood.

The following are this year’s finalists by category:

Excellence, A long-term champion of quality of life who is now a recognized provocateur
Angela Blanchard
Robert Eury
Ann Hamilton
Manuel Lopez

Engaged, A thought leader who has a clear change agenda
Guy Hagstette
Clark Martinson
Cyndy Garza Roberts
Christof Spieler

Evolving, New on the scene and shaking things up
Eric Melchor
Libby Kennedy
Jaime Gonzalez
Gregory R Jones, Jr.