Eureka Gilkey

Houston, TX

Eureka Gilkey is the Executive Director of Project Row Houses (PRH), a nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering people and enriching communities through engagement, art and direct action. Eureka also serves as Executive Director of PRH Preservation, whose mission is to maintain and enhance existing buildings in Houston’s Historic Third Ward.

Eureka also lends her support to the Emancipation Community Development Partnership whose purpose is to support the development and implementation of a comprehensive neighborhood revitalization strategy for northern Third Ward.

Prior to joining PRH, Eureka spent twenty years in Washington, D.C. developing and successfully implementing outreach plans to key stakeholders. Eureka serves on the boards for the Houston Zoo and Row House Community Development Corporation. She is an American Leadership Forum Senior Fellow and a proud Howard University alumna.