Golden Fork Sponsor
Dirk and Katie Dozier

 

 

Silver Spoon Sponsor
Margaret and Don Collis

 

 

Crystal Award Sponsor
In Memory of Bill Taylor 

 

 

Gala Pre-Party Reception Sponsor 

 
 
 

 

Pewter Plate Sponsors

 
 
 
 
 
 

Friends of the Gaults
The Niccums
The Golden Rule Family
Bryan Kastleman and Cindy White
Vaughn and Jeri Brock
David and Monica Hinkle
Friends of The Refuge

Dr. Punit Chadha and Dr. Anu Chadha,
Dr. Renu Calasani and Mr. Reuben Swartz,
Dr. Bob Harding and Dr. Shelly Sethi,
Dr. and Mrs. Tanuj Nakra,
Dr. and Mrs. Manish Patel.


SUPPORTERS AND PARTNERS


MASTER OF CEREMONIES AND CO-HOST

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COMMANDER MARK McGINNIS

US Navy Seal

Originally from Monroe, North Carolina, Commander Mark McGinnis began his celebrated military career at the United States Naval Academy where he was a four-year member of the varsity football team. After graduating from the USNA in 1993 Commander McGinnis went on to achieve a decorated 17-year career defending his country as a U.S. Navy SEAL. Read More

 

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HOLLY MILLS-GARDNER

Special Co-Host

A 7th generation Texan, Holly Mills-Gardner was catapulted into the spotlight after being crowned Miss Texas USA 1998 and 3rd runner-up in Miss USA, and she has proven to be a force in the entertainment industry ever since.
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GALA PRE PARTY RECEPTION HOST

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ROB McMAHON

EXECUTIVE CHEF, Whim Hospitality

Raised as a Navy brat in Maryland and South Carolina, Chef Rob McMahon grew up mainly in Gulf Breeze, Florida outside of Pensacola. He attended UGA in Athens where he studied Latin and Greek (he initially wanted to be a teacher). Realizing that he had a different calling, Chef Rob moved to New Orleans in 1991 and got an apprenticeship in a high-end French restaurant. Read more