2017 Sponsors and Supporters


Kerr and Jill Taylor Family Foundation


Lisa and Mike O’Leary/Andrews Kurth Kennon LLP

Isla and Tommy Reckling

The Anne and Henry Zarrow Foundation


Bank of Texas/Jackie Sheahan

Butcher Fund

Gayle and John Durie

Angie and Dan Estes

Susan D. Sarofim

Raye White


Michelle and David Bricker

Loretta and Gerry Bueso

Castleman Power Systems/Pamela and Ryan Castleman

Annie and Bob Graham

Green Bank/Meredith Beaumont

Sharon and Carl Henry

Terri Lacy and James Baird

Laura Petersen and Eric Thomas

Prosperity Bank/Bob Dowdell

Alan and Michelle Smith Family Fund

Christie and George Vlahakos

Carol and Andy Vickery

Nicole and Thane Wyman

Deb and Rich Zembek


Chinhui and Eddie Allen

Madelyn Bambace

Linda and Richard Bischoff

Blank Rome LLP/Michael K. Bell

Cotton Club Collection

Sue Nan and Rod Cutsinger Foundation

Jenny and Jim Elkins Family Fund

Carolyn Faulk/In Honor of William A. Stubbs

Barbara and Peter Forbes

Susanne Galtney

Rebecca and Keith Hofmann

Independent Bank/Greg Guarino and Clay Hoster

India Hicks, Inc./Julie Williams

Frances and Rick Jeter

Jennifer Lemaster and Scott Bolz/
Savannah Watts and Kenneth Mannigel

Sandy and Richard Lucas

Christiana and Luke McConn

Suzanne and Dixon Montague

Kathy O’Neil and Phil Ferguson

Susan Ohsfeldt and Jeff Dodd

CN and Maria Papadopolous Charitable Foundation

Pozmantier Williams/
Donna Stone

Terri and Joseph Schwartz

Elizabeth and Alan Stein


Uptown Houston/
Pam and John Breeding

Kim and Reid Wilson 

Tommye and George Zenner


Mark Anthony Florist, Inc.

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Residental and Commercial Recycler of Glass and e-waste

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2017 Chefs!

Jose Arevalo

Jose Arevalo
Brennan’s of Houston

Neal Cox

Neal Cox
Olivette at The Houstonian

David Denis

David Denis
Le Mistral

Lance Gillum

Lance Gillum

Mark Holley

Mark Holley

Junnajet Hurapan

Junnajet Hurapan
Songkran Thai Kitchen

Kiran Verma

Bobby Matos
State of Grace

Manuel Pucha

Manuel Pucha
La Table

Bryant Reckling

Nicole Routhier

Nicole Routhier
Le Colonial

Claire Smith

Claire Smith
Alice Blue

Philippe Verpiand

Philippe Verpiand
Étoile Cuisine et Bar