Our Members

Les Dames d’Escoffier of Dallas, Inc. is managed by officers and a Board of Directors, elected by the membership.  Officers include a President, First Vice President, Second Vice President, Treasurer and Secretary.  

Les Dames d'Escoffier of Dallas, Inc. is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization.

 

Dames Board 2016-2017


 President:   Courtney Luscher
• First VP:   Margie McAllister
• Second VP:  Wendy Timson
• Treasurer:  Denise Glazer
• Secretary:  Katie Natale
• Philanthropy:  Robin Plotkin & Carol Richie
• Public Relations & LDEI Liason:  Meghan Meehan
• Programs & Culinary Global Initiative:
• Director of Fundraising:  Cheryl Pogue Windland
• Ambassador of Caring:  Micheline Hynes
• Immediate Past President:  Joanne Bondy

Dallas Dames

Grand Dame: Caroline Rose Hunt

Active Members:

Ackerman, Kristine
Anderson, Tara
Auler, Susan
Baron, Liz
Bates, Jill
Bolick Strong, Sally
Bondy, Joanne
Borga, Dunia
Bostic, Laurie
Breuss, Sandy
Brightman Moschel, Jennifer
Brown, Michelle
Buzzell, Barbara
Carlson, Shari
Cassady, Karen
Civello, Chena
Cobb, Janet
Cockerell, Mynetta
Danze, Tina
Derry, Tiffany
Dunn-Baltimore, Susan
Felber, Suzanne
Finkelman, Lori
Fuqua, Julia
Glazer, Denise
Griffith, Dotty
Hagar, Andrea
Hage, Sharon
Hamilton-Cogill, Hayley
Helgason, Sigrid
Hudson, Michelle
Hynes, Micheline
Itzig, Bonnie
Kimbrough, Mary
LaBarba, Christina
Lambert, Paula
Leahy, Dedie
Levy, Maxine
Lukin, Karen
Luscher, Courtney
Mancini, Kathleen
Martyn, Alice Claudine
McAllister, Margie
Meehan, Meghan
Messer, Barbara
Miltenberger, Caterina
Moore, Lisa
Moss, Wendy
Natale, Kathleen
Naylor, June
Orrill, Deborah
Owens, Louise
Palm Turpen, Caris
Phinyawatana, Nikky
Plotkin, Robin
Provost, Janice
Puente, Gina
Reece, Anne
Rettig, Kersten
Ritchie, Carol
Schafer, Shelby
Self, Joanne
Shacklette, Summer
Steves, Renie
Stewart, Lisa
Timson, Wendy B
Wasserman, Tina


 

Emeritus Members:

Abb Bauer, Susan
Ablon, Betty
Caspary-Brooks, Tsuki
Greene, Gail
Jonsson, Chris
McDaniel, Kathy
Parker, Charlotte
Sims, Sue

 

Inactive Members:


Kostas, Georgia
Martinez, Estella
Mattie, Lynn
Renfro, Becky
Snyder, Dolores
Taggart, Wendy
Van Meter, Sharon

 

Friends of Dames:

Axley, Michele
Barber, Cathy
Berry, Leann
Martyn, Claudine
Meadows-Wilson, Tara
Perini, Lisa

 

List of Current Membership by Professional Categories

  • Caterers 4%

  • Food Manufacturers 12%

  • Wine/Beverage 10%

  • Chefs 8%

  • Hoteliers 4%

  • Writers/Publicists 10%

  • Consultants/Marketers/Managers 21%

  • Nutritionists 3%

  • Educators 15%

  • Restaurateurs 13% 

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