Meet the Mayors of Shreveport & Bossier City
Bossier City Mayor Lorenz “Lo” Walker
Mayor Walker has been in the seat since 2005. He graduated with his Master of Business Administration from Auburn University and served 30 years retiring at the rank of colonel in the U.S. Air Force, with ratings as a command pilot and master parachutist.
Shreveport Mayor Ollie Tyler
Elected in 2014, Mayor Tyler is the city’s first black female mayor to serve. She earned her Master of Education degree from Louisiana State University and completed 42 hours of graduate and post baccalaureate work above master’s degree. Prior to holding the position of mayor, she worked as the Acting State Superintendent of Education for Louisiana, rounding out a 43-year career in education