Trey Bowles is the cofounder of the Dallas Entrepreneur Center, where he leads strategy and vision and drives the overall planning and development. Bowles also cofounded and launched the Dallas Innovation Alliance; is cofounder and Chairman of the Mayor’s Star Council; and launched an entrepreneurship department at Southern Methodist University in the Meadows School of Arts (where he still serves as an adjunct professor). Most recently Bowles was appointed to the National Advisory Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship (NACIE) by Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker. Bowles is an inspiring leader in the Dallas community.