Francie Moody-Dahlberg, executive director and a trustee of The Moody Foundation as well as a director of the Moody Endowment, has been named the recipient of the 14th Annual Virginia Chandler Dykes Leadership Award, presented by Bank of Texas and Texas Woman’s University and the Texas Woman’s University Foundation.
|Dr. Ann Staton, Erin Ellis, Melody Neely, Robert Neely|
The announcement was made at the home of last year’s award recipient Ralph Hawkins on October 6. Texas Woman’s University Chancellor and President Dr. Carine M. Feyten will present the award at the Virginia Chandler Dykes luncheon event Feb. 10, 2016, 11:15 a.m. to 1:15 p.m., at the Belo Mansion and Pavilion.
Established in 2002, the Virginia Chandler Dykes Leadership Award is given annually to Dallas leaders with a lifelong commitment to improving the quality of life in the community and to furthering the importance of education.
|Wade Lewis, Ralph Hawkins, Corbin Dotson, Eric Gaona|
Francie Moody-Dahlberg serves on the board of AT&T Performing Arts Center and the executive board of Southern Methodist University’s Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education and Human Development as well as the advisory board of the Perot Museum of Nature and Science.
|Corbin Dotson, Africa Hernandez, Ronni Boyer, Eric Gaono, Neftali Gomez, TWU Student Regent|
The following graduate students from all four colleges will be honored at the luncheon as recipients of scholarship funds: Veronica Rowe, College of Health Sciences (Occupational Therapy), sponsored by Edgemere – Dallas/SQLC Charitable Foundation; Mary Roberts, College of Nursing, sponsored by Luther King Capital Management; Tara L. Roush, College of Professional Education (COPE), sponsored by Geraldine “Tincy” Miller; and Erin Ellis, College of Arts and Sciences, sponsored by Sis Carr.
Tickets for the February 10 luncheon are $175 for silver patron; $250 for gold patron. For more information, call 940-898-3872, visit www.twu.edu/vcd, or email SVenable@mail.twu.edu.