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Texans Can Academy luncheon, Front Row: Cheryl Van Zandt, Alice Brumley, Amille Porter, Debby Brown, Sandra Gomez Back. Row_ Fermin Calzaza, Richard Marquez, Warrick Lynch, Carlos Chavez, Kacy Thompson
Front row: Cheryl Van Zandt, Alice Brumley, Amille Porter, Debby Brown, Sandra Gomez. Back row: Fermin Calzaza, Richard Marquez, Warrick Lynch, Carlos Chavez, Kacy Thompson. Photo by Lindsey Weizen
Richard Marquez, CEO for Texans Can Academy; Cheryl Van Zandt, Alice Brumley, Debby Brown, James Ponce, Chief of Schools of Texans Can Academy
Richard Marquez, Cheryl Van Zandt, Alice Brumley, Debby Brown, James Ponce Photo by Lindsey Weitzel
Jan Peterson, Louella Martin, Joan Davis, Teri Gill
Jan Peterson, Louella Martin, Joan Davis, Teri Gill Photo by Lindsey Weitzel
Luncheon guests with Deborah Ferguson
Luncheon guests with emcee Deborah Ferguson. Photo by Lindsey Weitzel
Texans Can Academy luncheon Fort Worth
Led by a Texans Can Academy student, guests recite the Pledge of Alligiance. Photo by Lindsey Weitzel
Paula White, Katie Robert, Maralyn Zachry
Paula White, Katie Robert, Maralyn Zachry Photo by Lindsey Weitzel
Kim Carey, Carol Spurlock, Maryanne Mitchell
Kim Carey, Carol Spurlock, Maryanne Mitchell Photo by Lindsey Weitzel
Kathy Amparan, Cheryl Conatser, Carol Severson
Kathy Amparan, Cheryl Conatser, Carol Severson Photo by Lindsey Weitzel
Julia Bloxom
Julia Bloxom Photo by Lindsey Weitzel
Texans Can Academy luncheon Fort Worth
The luncheon took place at River Crest Country Club. Photo by Lindsey Weitzel