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"I made it a personal mission to make sure that nobody felt like they didn't belong. We all belong. We are given an opportunity to learn and grow and find like-minded people to share the journey."
- Hilary Swank -


Friday, May 11 marked the 25th Genesis Annual Luncheon featuring keynote speaker Hilary Swank! With a career spanning more than 20 years as one of Hollywood’s most dynamic and nuanced voices, Hilary Swank is the epitome of what it means to be a consummate professional as an actress and producer.

Hilary Swank

Hilton Anatole
2201 N Stemmons Fwy
Dallas, Texas 75207

Friday, May 11, 2018
11:30 a.m.

Luncheon Co-Chairs:
Jane & Michael Hurst

Underwriting Co-Chairs:
Jenny & Jeff Staubach

Thank you to our 2018 Host Committee

Brad Adams
Jen Adams
Christopher S. Ayres
Linda Ayres
Deidre Bacala
Robin Bagwell
Jessica Bair
Ellenore Knight Baker
Barry Baldwin
Jan Baldwin
Kristi Bare
Gilian Baron
Cynthia Beaird
Anne Beard
Nancy Best
Gina Betts
Barry Blackmon
Paula Blackmon
Kalita Blessing
Cordelia Boone
Tom Boone
Catherine Brady
Matthew Brady
Wesley A. Brady, M.D.
Mimi Crain Brody
Shonn Brown
Clarence Brown
Veree Hawkins Brown
Bertrand Brown
Pam Busbee
Bruce Byrd
Jennifer Byrd
Melissa Cameron
Mary Bowman Campbell
Nancy Carter
Christie Carter
Martha Ann Cates
Rhonda Sargent Chambers
Donna Chereck
Robert A. Chereck

Katherine Coker
Bunny Cotten
Mary Lee Cox
Angela Crates
John Crates
Anne Crews
Sissy Cullum
Marie DeCamp Dean
Cori Dossett
Gwen Echols
Joan Eleazer
Mari Epperson
Gary Eisenstat
Stefani Eisenstat
Beth Ewing
Fredye Factor
Elizabeth Reding Gambrell
Stephanie Goodwin
Michelle Staubach Grimes
Karen R. Halsell, M.D.
Ed Halsell
Randi Halsell
Wendy J. Harris
Kathy Helm
Larry Helm
Heather Hicks
Malcolm Hicks
Erin Hunt
Jeremy Hunt
Nancy Ann Hunt
Adele Hurst, PhD
Jane Hurst
Michael Hurst
Linda Ivy
R. Steven Ivy
Alison Jacob
Matt Jacob
Di Johnston
Olivia Kearney
Christine Kennington

Maggie Cooke Kipp
Ashlee Kleinert
Chris Kleinert
Caroline Kohl
Lisa Kraus
Peter Kraus
Brett Lamb
Laurie Lamb
Donna B. Lane
Bruce Lobdell
Karen Lobdell
Sarah Losinger
Alison Malone
Michael Malone
Andrew Marcus
Courtney Marcus
Carol Margolis
Kevin Margolis
Kate Rose Marquez
Pat McEvoy
Susan McSherry
Boyd Messmann
Wendy Messmann
John Michell
Rachel Michell
Sara Madsen Miller
Julie C. Miller
Barbara Mullins
Robert Mullins
Angela Nash
Kate G. Newman
Keith Newman
Christina Norris
Lydia Novakov
Patty O'Neil
Connie O’Neill
Becky Odlozil
Elaine Pearlman
Eric Pinker

Melanie Pinker
Gavin Pitzer
Layne Pitzer
Susan Piot
Sidney K. Powell
Erin Ragsdale
Kyle Ragsdale
Alyson Ray
Suzy Rhodes
Nancy C. Rogers
Chris Rourk
Therese Rourk
Henda Salmeron
Joy Hatfield Sanders
Carol Seay
Alisa Malechek Sell
Lisa Singleton
Marvin Singleton
Monica Egert Smith
Betsy Sowell
Jim Sowell
Jenny Staubach
Jeff Staubach
Rob Strauss
Whitney Strauss
Beth Thoele
Chuck Thoele
Alex Trusler
Karla Trusler
Kay Vargas
Bobbie Villareal
Lisa F. Walker
Russ Walker
Nikki Webb
Crayton Webb
Benay Z. Weiss
Jimmy Westcott
Lori D. Whitlow
Candace Winslow