Annise Parker

Houston city controller and Mayor-elect Annise Parker poses for her official City Hall portrait taken in Houston, Texas December 17, 2009. Parker, elected mayor of Houston, fourth largest metropolis in the U.S. will officially be sworn in on January 4, 2010. Picture taken December 17. REUTERS/Richard Carson/City of Houston Handout (UNITED STATES – Tags: POLITICS HEADSHOT)