On Friday, January 11th we had a new member induction ceremony where Membership Director, Bill Boyd, formally inducted into the organization our 16 newest members. These members gave the club a brief overview of themselves and a few even had some entertaining stories about their squirrel shenanigans in the neighborhood.
Congratulations to our student award recipients at our meeting last Friday! Kate Moseley (Ric Moseley’s daughter) and JP Weale (Youth of the Month recipients) and Kellie Henderson and Carlos Sanchez-Chavez (Character Counts awardees) impressed all in attendance and are certainly deserving honorees! We extend our thanks to their families, teachers, coaches, and administrators for their guidance […]
Exchange Club Membership Director, Bill Boyd, has announced that three applications for membership have been approved by the board of directors at its last meeting—- Brand Daves lives on Royalwood with his wife, Catherine, and a two year old son. He attended high school in Wichita Falls and college at Texas Tech and Midwestern State […]
December 7th: The Exchange Club welcomed Wayne Walker, Pastor and Executive Director of OurCalling, and Daniel Roby, Executive Director of the Austin Street Center. Wayne and Daniel gave an informative presentation on the homelessness situation in North Texas, the efforts to assist and minister to the homeless in our area, and how we can appropriately and most effectively […]
The Exchange Club has approved a new member: Wes Johnston lives on Larchwood with his wife, Jennifer, and a 6 month old daughter. He attended high school in Austin and is a graduate of Austin College. He is Development Manager for MedCore Partners, a commercial real estate firm. He was sponsored by Wes Darilek. Please welcome […]
Congratulations to our student award recipients at our meeting last Friday! Emily Grace Starr and Tanner Cabaniss (Youth of the Month) and Cullen Bryant and Sydney Eskridge (Character Counts) impressed all in attendance and are certainly deserving honorees! We extend our thanks to their families, teachers, coaches, and administrators for their guidance in these students’ lives.
On Friday 11/9/18, the Club celebrated Veteran’s Day with our annual One Nation Under God program. The morning featured a presentation by the Executive Director of the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, Brigadier General Patrick X. Mordente (U.S. Air Force, ret.). Gen. Mordente explained the evolving nature of civilian-military relations by weaving that […]
Last week LHHS 2003 grad and Lake Highlands resident Katie Norris gave a heartfelt presentation to the club about her work as the founder of Fotolanthropy, a 501(c)(3) philanthropic photography and film company that features inspirational stories of people and families who have faced great adversity. Katie shared moving stories of her journey from early […]
Honorable Douglas Lang, Justice on the Texas Fifth District Court of Appeals, gave the club an update on Texas Civics, presenting on the roles of the respective courts in the Texas state court system. Along the way, Justice Lang provided some first-hand examples of how he and his appellate court colleagues approach their work. Although […]
Congratulations to our student award recipients at our meeting on October 19th ! Blake Brown and Johanna Patricio Bueno (Youth of the Month) and Amour Alier and Kyle Neathery (Character Counts) impressed all in attendance and are certainly deserving honorees! We extend our thanks to their families, teachers, coaches, and administrators for their guidance in these students’ […]