Custom Auction Gala

TACA 50th Anniversary Gala

Please join us to celebrate the first five decades of TACA and toast to our ongoing commitment to the arts community for the next 50 years.

Friday, September 8, 2017
Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek
2821 Turtle Creek Boulevard

6:30 p.m. Cocktails
7:15 p.m. Commissioned Performance
7:30 p.m. Live Auction
8:30 p.m. Seated Dinner

Ticket sales are now closed. Please call Cassidy Pinkston at 214-520-3926 for more information.

For more information, please call 214.520.3926 or email

If you are interested in sponsorships, please contact Cyndi Phelps at

50th Anniversary Committee

Wanda Gierhart, Chairman
Peggy Bennett
Carolyn Blumberg
Nancy Carlson
Georgia Christensen
Juliette Coulter
Randy Elia
Tim Flannery
Brett Gray
Tracy Hayes
Pilar Henry
Wolford McCue
David Munk
Gus Hinojosa
Bill Ogle
Randi Steinhart
Mimi Sterling
Yvette Wheeler
Rebecca Young

Gala Host Committee

Stephanie and Todd Anderson
Jamie Jo Boulogne
Gillian Breidenbach
Diane and Hal Brierley
Nancy and Clint Carlson
Katie Collins
Linda and William Custard
Jane and John Dunne
Barbara and Steven Durham
Gwen and Leldon Echols
Laura and James Einspanier
Heather and Bill Esping
Carol and Don Glendenning
Gayle and Jim Halperin
Margaret and Barry Hancock
Ann and Lee Hobson
Jennifer Swift Houser
Laree Hulshoff and Ben Fischer
Tiffany and Wade Jones
Louise and Joe LaManna
Tara Lewis and John Swords
Michelle and William Lockhart
Rhonda and Fraser Marcus
Holly and Tom Mayer
Lynn and Allan McBee
Stacey and Nicholas McCord
Cheryl and Wolford McCue
Rachel and John Michell
Geraldine "Tincy" Miller
Drs. Richard and Elizabeth Naftalis
Deborah and Jim Nugent
Karol and Larry Omlor
Yvette Ostolaza and Peter B. Dewar
Devanna and David Petree
Capera Ryan
Deborah and John Scott
Peggy and Carl Sewell
Jacquelin Sewell
Cindy Stager
Jill Tananbaum
Karen and Ken Travis
Logan Waller
Karen and Jim Wiley

Thank you to our 50th Anniversary Sponsors

  • Platinum Partner

  • Gold Partners

    Bank of America
    Borick Foundation
    Nancy & Clint Carlson

    Diane & Hal Brierley
  • Silver Partners

    J P Morgan
    Neiman Marcus
    Ben E. Keith Foundation

    Carol & Don Glendenning

    Laura & Walter Elcock

    Nancy A. Nasher & David J. Haemisegger
  • Official Airline

    American Airlines

Media Sponsors

  • Paper City
  • My Sweet Charity