The Unsurprise Announcement Of Mary Brinegar As 2014 Virginia Chandler Dykes Leadership Award Recipient

While many may have been headed to the Salesmanship Club of Dallas dinner on Wednesday, September 25, they first stopped by Libby and David Hunt’s home. The reason was the announcement of the recipient of the 12th Annual Virginia Chandler Dykes Leadership Award.

Libby Hunt and Mike and Sharon McCullough

Libby Hunt and Mike and Sharon McCullough

Actually it was not so much of a surprise announcement, since Dallas Arboretum President/CEO Mary Brinegar’s photo was on the front of the invitation. Rather, it was an official announcement reception hosted by Libby and David, and Bank of Texas.

Mary Brinegar, Virginia Chandler Dykes and Ann Stuart

Mary Brinegar, Virginia Chandler Dykes and Ann Stuart

After a whirlwind weekend of opening festivities of the Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden, some might have headed to a spa to recoup. But Mary was fresh as an Arboretum daisy and preparing to launch Autumn at the Arboretum with its 50,000 pumpkins, gourds and squash on display.

Carmen McMillan and George Schrader

Carmen McMillan and George Schrader

Among those on hand to hear about plans for the February 20th luncheon fundraiser for Texas Woman’s University at Belo Mansion were TWU Chancellor Ann StuartCaroline Rose Hunt, Bob Backbill, Mary Frances Burleson, George Schrader, Marj Waters, Bob White, Carmen McMillan, Craig Hester, Norm Bagwell, April Box Chamberlain and Libby’s folks Sharon and Mike McCullough.

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