First elected in June 2017 to the San Antonio City Council, Councilman John Courage represents District 9 and is currently serving in his second term. Councilman Courage is a retired teacher, USAF veteran and received his bachelor’s degree in American Studies from UTSA. In 1980, John won election to the Alamo Community College District Board of Trustees. A married father of four, Councilman Courage and his wife are active members of their community. He has served as a Boy Scout troop leader and a sponsor of the Reconciliation Episcopal Church Youth Group, as well as a volunteer coach for community soccer and baseball leagues. In his spare time, the Councilman is an avid Spurs fan and enjoys playing basketball to stay active.