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honorary chairs

Manager of the 2017 World Series Champion Houston Astros
A.J. Hinch and his wife Erin Hinch.

 Houston Astros manager A.J. Hinch holds the championship trophy after Game 7 of baseball’s World Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017. Credit: Matt Slocum / AP   

Houston Astros manager A.J. Hinch holds the championship trophy after Game 7 of baseball’s World Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017.
Credit: Matt Slocum / AP

 

Gala CO-CHAIRS

Amy & Kyle McCully
Morgan Stautzenberger & Cameron Stubbs


Gala Committee

 

Beverly Caskey
Heather Duval       
Nikki Ellis       
William Finnorn
Rocky Gonzalez   

Samantha Hodges
Lindsey Koszela   
Mark Latham
Emily Smith
Kayla Tolunay


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GALA EMCEE

Chita Craft

We are thrilled to announce KHOU Meteorologist Chita Craft as emcee of the fourth annual Jungle Book Gala. A longtime Houston community activist, Chita can be seen each day on KHOU 11 News this Morning. 

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FEATURING ENTERTAINMENT BY

Matchmaker Band

Hailing from Austin, TX, Matchmaker Band features 10 amazingly talented musicians including four unique vocalists, keys, guitar, bass, drums, sax and trumpet. They are a crowd-pleasing favorite playing the best of Motown, soul, and funk.

 


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sponsors

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Beverly & Jim Postl

 

gala Host committee

 

Dana Bukowski
Morgan & Walker Colt
Jamil Driscoll
Julie & Ron Finck
Grace & Tom Gosnell
Jeannine Guidry
Rebecca Hoffman
Lisa & Mark Jakel
Monica Lunsford

April McGee
Jordan McPhail
Caitlin Rance
Emily Smith
Verr and Derek Soltes
Victoria Villareal
Sarah Watts
Melissa & Matt Williams