TFA Members

Thank you to Texans for the Arts' members for your investment in our work!  Texans for the Arts' members, both organizations and individuals, amplify our collective voice across the state.  Your commitment and financial support drives our advocacy programming, trainings, outreach and engagement both during and between the Texas legislative sessions. Together, we are committed to building a stronger creative community across Texas.

This list reflects Texans for the Arts' members from fiscal 2021-2022 (November 1, 2021 - October 31, 2022) and until May 28, 2023. "Thank You!"

To help us spread the word about the good work we collectively undertake, we encourage you to post our logo on your web site, program book, or email signature!  Thank you!




Mega Star ($5,000 +)



Benefactor ($2,500 +)

AT&T Performing Arts Center, Dallas
Austin Theatre Alliance, Austin
Ballet Austin, Austin
City of San Antonio Department of Arts & Culture
Contemporary Arts Museum Houston

Da Camera, Houston

Dallas Museum of Art
Department of Arts & Culture, City of Irving
Houston Ballet
Houston Grand Opera
Houston Symphony
Maxwell Locke and Ritter, Austin

Midtown Management District, Houston
Mid-America Arts Alliance, Kansas City 
Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas
Office of Cultural Affairs, City of Dallas +
Performing Arts Houston

San Antonio Museum of Art
Texas Ballet Theater, Fort Worth
The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin


Champion ($1,000 +)

Abilene Cultural Affairs Council
Alley Theatre, Houston
Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi
Arts Fort Worth
Arts and Culture Board, City of Georgetown
Austin Film Festival

Ballet Lubbock
Bishop Arts Theatre Center, Dallas
Brownsville Society for the Performing Arts
Bruce Wood Dance, Dallas

Citadelle Art Foundation, Canadian
Cultural Affairs and Recreation, El Paso
Dallas Arts District
Dallas Symphony Orchestra Association
Deep Ellum Foundation, Dallas
El Paso Symphony
Fresh Arts/Arts District Houston, Houston

Live Theatre League of Tarrant County
MATCH: Midtown Arts & Theater Center, Houston
Mermaid Society SMTX, San Marcos
Moody Center for the Arts at Rice University, Houston
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Odessa Arts
The Orange Show Foundation, Houston
Performing Arts Houston
Project Row Houses, Houston
Rice University Moody Center for the Arts, Houston

Say Sí, San Antonio
TACA, The Arts Community Alliance, Dallas
TECO Theatrical Productions, Dallas
The Contemporary, Austin
The Menil Collection, Houston

Theatre Under the Stars, Houston
Visit Dallas

The Witte Museum, San Antonio
ZACH Theatre, Austin


Proponent ($250 +)

04Arts Foundation, San Antonio
Amphibian Stage Productions, Fort Worth
Art House Dallas
Art Spark Texas, Austin
Arts For Rural Texas, Fayettevile
Austin Film Society
Beaumont Civic Ballet 
Bihl Haus Arts, San Antonio
Brownwood Lyric Theatre, Brownwood

Buffalo Soldiers National Museum, Houston
Center City of Amarillo
Chamber Music Houston

Charles Adams Studio Project, Lubbock
Chorus Austin
Circle Theatre, Fort Worth
City of Round Rock, Arts and Culture

Dallas Black Dance Theatre
Dance Salad Festival, Houston
Diaz Music Institute, Kingwood

East End Cultural District, Houston
East Texas Symphony Orchestra Assn., Tyler
The Ensemble Theatre, Houston
Fredericksburg Theatre Company
FuseBox Austin
Galveston Arts Center, Galveston Island
Glasstire, Houston
HITS Theatre, Houston
Houston Children's Chorus

Imagination Fort Worth
ISHIDA Dance Company, Austin

Island ETC (East End Theatre Company), Galveston
Laredo Theater Guild International, Laredo +
Lawndale Art & Performance Center, Houston
Levitt Pavilion Arlington, Arlington
Lone Star Wind Ensemble, Dallas
Longview Museum of Fine Arts
Longview Symphony, Longview

Lubbock Arts Alliance
Lubbock Community Theatre

Lubbock Cultural Arts Foundation
Lubbock Moonlight Musicals

Lubbock Symphony Orchestra
The Magik Children's Theatre, San Antonio

Mercury Chamber Orchestra, Houston
Mesquite Arts Council, Mesquite
Mexican American Civil Rights Institute, San Antonio
Museum of the Southwest, Midland
North Texas Business Council on the Arts, Dallas
Odessa Hispanic Art Association
Permian Basin Opera, Midland
Prelude Music Foundation, Houston
Rockport Center for the Arts
San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts
Shakespeare Festival of Dallas
Sherman Cultural District, Shermano
Texas Folklife, Austin
Texas Panhandle Heritage Foundation, Canyon
The Rothko Chapel, Houston
The Symphony of Southeast Texas, Beaumont
Tobin Center for the Performing Arts +, San Antonio
Turtle Creek Chorale, Dallas
The Vocal Majority, Coppell


Advocates of the Future ($75)

Drama Club and Winter Colorguard, Crockett Middle School, Pecos-Barstow-Toyah ISD, Pecos
Michelle Taylor, Theater Arts Teacher

Supporter ($50)

Austin Jazz Workshop, Austin
Plano Children's Theatre, Plano
Texas Association of Museums, Austin

Urban-15, San Antonio
WaterTower Theatre, Addison

Friends ($25)

Arathi School of Indian Dance, San Antonio
ATX Theatre, Austin
Express Children's Theatre, Katy
ICEE Success Foundation, Palestine
Pegasus Media Project, Dallas
The Artist Outreach, Dallas

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With special thanks to those members providing generous In-kind Services:


Kathy Swindler Creative; Ryan McGuire, Armic Systems; and Randy Ham, Odessa Arts for their generous investment in communication strategies, including design work and digital marketing for the 2021 Virtual Arts Advocacy Summit in February 2021.

Headliner ($500 +)

Amarillo Symphony
Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth

Austin Chamber Music Center
Austin Opera
Austin Symphony Orchestra
Big Medium, Austin
Brauntex Performing Arts Theatre, New Braunfels
Broadway Dallas
Center City of Amarillo

The Center for the Arts & Sciences, Brazosport Fine Arts Council, Clute
Creative Waco 
Dallas Area Cultural Advocacy Coalition +
Dallas Summer Musicals

Dallas Theater Center
Fair Park First, Dallas

Glassell School of Art, Museum of Fine Arts Houston
Houston Center for Photography
Houston Museum District
Houston Youth Symphony
Harris County Cultural Arts Council, Houston

Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts, Lubbock
Lutcher Theater, Orange 
National Center for Children's Illustrated Literature, Abilene
Near Southside, Inc., Fort Worth
Sammons Center for the Arts, Dallas
Shakespeare Dallas
Texarkana Symphony Orchestra
Texas Association for Symphony Orchestras
Texas Performing Arts, UT Austin, Austin
The Firehouse Theatre, Farmers Branch
The Grace Museum, Abilene
The Grand 1894 Opera House, Galveston
The Vortex, Austin

Uptown Players, Dallas
Waco Symphony Association
Young Audiences of Houston
Young Audiences of Northeast Texas, Tyler
Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts & Culture



Advocate ($100 +) 

14 Pews, Houston
29 Pieces, Dallas
Abilene Philharmonic Association +
Allied Theatre/State West, Fort Worth
Amarillo Art Institute
Amarillo Little Theatre  
Amarillo Museum of Art
Amarillo Opera, Amarillo
Amarillo Youth Choirs
American Baroque Opera Co., Dallas
Angelina Arts Alliance, Lufkin  
APERIO, Houston

Art Beat Dance Center, Leander
Art Center Waco
Artpace, San Antonio
Arts Council of Brazos Valley, College Station
Art Museum of Southeast Texas, Beaumont
Arts!Longview, Longview
Artsview Children's Theatre, Longview
Art Connection of East Texas, Tyler
Asia Society Texas Center, Houston

Astraios, Inc., Frisco
Austin Asian American Film Festival, Austin
Austin Classical Guitar
Austin Jazz Workshop

Austin Shakespeare Festival
Ballet San Angelo
Beat 4 Beat, Austin
Beaumont Community Players

Beckles Dancing Company, Dallas
Bee Cave Arts Foundation, Bee Cave
Big Thought, Dallas
Black Cultural Council of Odessa
Broadway Festivals, Inc., Lubbock
Brownsville Historical Association
Brownsville Museum of Fine Art
Bugle Boy Foundation, La Grange

Cara Mía Theatre, Dallas
Center for Contemporary Arts, Abilene +
Centro Cultural Hispano de San Marcos
Chamber Music International, Dallas
Chamberlain Ballet, Plano
Cine Las Americas, Austin
City of Tyler Main Street Program
City of Boerne
Classical Guitar Alive, Austin
Classical Theatre Company, Houston
The Classical Theatre of San Antonio

Conjunto Heritage Taller, San Antonio
Contemporary at Blue Star, San Antonio 
Contracommon, Bee Cave
County Line Magazine
Creative Arts Center of Dallas

Creative Corner Productions, Fort Worth
Cultural Activities Center, Temple
Dallas Children's Theater
The Dallas Opera
Dance Source Houston
Denton Community Theatre
Discovery Green, Houston
DiverseWorks, Inc., Houston
Dobie Dichos, Inc., George West
Downtown Beaumont Cultural Arts District 
East Texas Youth Orchestra, Tyler

El Paseo Arts Foundation, Port Isabel
El Paso Pro Musica
Eye of the Dog Art Center, San Marcos
Fine Arts Chamber Players, Dallas

Forklift Danceworks, Austin 
Fort Stockton Community Theatre, Fort Stockton
Foundation for Modern Music, Houston
Frisco Arts Foundation
Georgetown Art Works

Greater Conroe Arts Alliance
Greater Dallas Youth Orchestra
Harmony School of Creative Arts, Meadowlakes
Hearts Need Arts, San Antonio
Hill Country Arts Foundation, Ingram

Hill Country Council for the Arts, Boerne
HONK!TX, Austin
Houston Center for Contemporary Craft
Houston Center for Photography
Houston Early Music

Huntsville Arts Commission/Huntsville Cultural District
Indian Cultural Heritage Foundation, Dallas
Indie Meme, Austin

Inprint, Inc., Houston
Jubilee Theatre, Fort Worth
Junior Players, Dallas
K Space Contemporary, Corpus Christi
Kids Excel El Paso, Inc.

King William Association, San Antonio
Laredo Cultural District +
Leap of Joy, Austin
Longview Chamber of Commerce
Lubbock Entertainment/Performing Arts Association
Main Street Theater, Houston
Mansfield Convention and Visitors Bureau
Marfa Live Arts, Marfa

Marshall Regional Arts Council
McKinney Philharmonic Orchestra

Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin
Midland Classic Theatre Company

Midland Community Theatre
Midland Festival Ballet
Midland-Odessa Symphony & Chorale, Midland+
Midtown Management District, Houston
Mildred's Umbrella Theater Company, Houston
Mineola League of the Arts

Museum of Texas Tech University Association, Lubbock
Musiqa, Houston
Musical Bridges Around the World, San Antonio
Navarro Council of the Arts & Corsicana Palace Theater, Corsicana
New Texas Symphony Orchestra, Dallas
North Texas Performing Arts, Plano
Orchestra of New Spain, Dallas
OUTSIDER Film & Arts Festival, Austin
Own Your Own Universe, San Marcos
Panhandle-Plains Historical Society, Canyon
Pasadena Philharmonic Orchestra
Permian Playhouse/Basin Theatre Works, Odessa
Playhouse 2000, Kerrville
Richard D. Latham Cultural District, Smithville
Rockport Cultural Arts District
Samskriti, Houston
San Angelo Cultural Affairs Council
San Angelo Symphony Society
San Marcos Cinema Club, San Marcos

Six Square - Austin's Black Cultural District
SMART Orchestra, San Marcos
Southeast Texas Arts Council, Beaumont
South Texas Symphonic Orchestra, San Antonio
Stage West Theatre, Fort Worth
Stageworks Theatre, Houston

Tapestry Dance Company, Austin
Teatro Dallas
Texarkana Arts & Historic District
Texas Association of Museums
Texas Master Chorale, Tomball

Texas Nonprofit Theatres, Fort Worth
Texas Photographic Society
Texas Society of Sculptors
Theatre Arlington, Arlington
Theatre Longview
Theatre Three Inc., Dallas 
Travis Heights Arts Trail, Austin

Tyler Museum of Art, Tyler 
Van Zandt Arts & Cultural District Foundation, Ben Wheeler
Waco Civic Theatre, Waco
Waco Cultural Arts Fest, Cultural Arts of Waco
Williamson County Symphony Orchestra

Wimberley Valley Arts & Cultural Alliance, Wimberley
Winnsboro Center for the Arts, Winnsboro
The Women's Chorus of Dallas
Women & Their Work, Austin
Women's Symphony League of Austin
The Writer's Garret, Dallas
Writers' League of Texas, Austin

Young Texas Artists, Inc., Conroe
Youth Chorus of Central Texas, Waco
YWCA of Lubbock









































































Champion ($1,000 +)

R. Barry Johnson, CPA, Arlington
Tejon Exploration Company, Abilene

Proponent ($250 +)

Alexis Hunter Interiors, Corpus Christi
Business Council for the Arts, Dallas
Texas Tennis Consultants, Austin

Advocate ($100 +)

Discover Odessa, Odessa
Veronica Kumpf CPA PC, Manor
Red Maple Physical Therapy, Houston
Southwest Terrazzo Association, Fredericksburg 












Champion ($1,000 +)

Alice M. Starr, Waco
Ginny Tigue, Colleyville

Headliner ($500 +)

Wendie Cook, Canadian
Nicholas Dragga, Lubbock
Todd Eric Hawkins, Irving
Linda Lee, Fort Worth
Cookie Ruiz, Austin
Alison Weaver, Houston


Proponent ($250 +)

Sara Egelston Akers, Plano
Augustin Arteaga, Dallas
Pamela Bain, San Antonio
Fiona Bond,
Joe B Brooks, Corsicana
Lily Cabatu Weiss, Dallas

Julie Crawford, Fredericksburg
Marci Dallas, Houston"
Cissy Segall Davis, Houston
Jose Diaz, Kingwood
James Dick,
Round Top
Aurora Farthing, Lubbock
Dr. Timothy W. Fleming, Georgetown
Veletta Forsythe-Lill, Dallas
Ben Fyffe, El Paso
Dr. Mary Grace Galvan Carroll, Laredo
Steven Gendler, Dallas
Wesley Gentle, Fort Worth
Eureka Gilkey, Houston
Dr. Sarah Zenaida Gould, San Antonio
Ann S. Graham, Austin
Randy Ham, Odessa
Chris Heinbaugh, Dallas
Jon Hinojosa, San Antonio
Ruth Ellen Jacobson, El Paso
Krystal Jones, San Antonio
Gabriela Kane, Austin
Robin Klaes,
Barry Knezek, Dallas
Brandon Lamb, Austin
Terry Loftis, Dallas
Jill Magnuson, Dallas
Kathryn McNiel, Houston
July Moreno,
San Marcos
Sara Morgan, Corpus Christi
Jim Nelson, Houston
Mary Padgett, Austin
Billye Proctor Shaw, Abilene
Dr. Michael Quantz, Brownsville
Debbie Racca-Sittre, San Antonio
Jim Ritts, Austin
Amy Rosenthal, McKinney
Charles Santos, Dallas
Jennifer Scripps, Dallas
Cissy Segall Davis, Houston
Felipa Solis, El Paso
Joanna St. Angelo, Grapevine
Jay Stewart, Austin
Amanda Still, Georgetown
Donald & Norma Stone, Dallas
David Sullivan, Austin
Enrico Valdez, San Antonio
Stacy Watkins-Martin, Cresson
Alison Weaver, Houston
Meghan Wells, Austin
James White, Dallas
Ruth Ellen Whitt, Texarkana
Karen Wiley, Fort Worth
Eva Womack, Austin


Supporter ($50 +) 

Sally Alvis, Lufkin
Eric Baker, Odessa
Erik Baray, El Paso
Dale Brock, Fort Worth
Daniel Butler, Dallas
Mary Margaret Campbell, George West
Pam Campbell, Fort Worth
Nathan Carroll, Lubbock
Elizabeth Carter, Pueblo, CO
Eric Colleary, Austin
Becca Chance, Lufkin
Zenetta Drew, Dallas
Christina Fitch, North Richland Hills
Robyn Flatt, Dallas
David Foster, Austin
Courtney Gardner, The Woodlands
Andrew Garrison, Austin
Amy Gibbs, Houston
Mila Gibson, Sweetwater
Becky Gonzalez, San Angelo
Lonny Gordon, Gordon Ranch/Gordon Dance, San Juan
Nancy Gore, Abilene
Caitlin Graham, Austin
Elizabeth Haley, Lubbock
James Hatfield, Waco
Cathy Hernandez, Dallas
Zada Jahnsen, Bulverde
Paul Jensen, Austin
Yvonne Johnson, Fort Worth
Eric Johnston, Jasper
Paul Kretchmer, Manor
Sue Lambe, Austin
Kenneth Lenoir, Wylie
David Luther, Jr., Dallas
Kevin Manship, Austin
Wolford McCue, Dallas
Dorothea Meltzer, Plano
Dean Meredith, San Antonio
Melissa Miller, Austin
Connor Myers, New York, NY
Janie Orr, Plano
Susan Snider Osterberg, Houston
Carol Pianta, Tyler
Megan Pigott, Highland Village
Diana Pollak, Dallas
Jim Price, Dallas

Mindy Raymond, Dripping Springs
Ragan Rhodes, Porter
Judy Richardson, Austin
Nancie N. Rissing, Irving
Katie Robinson Edwards, Austin
Louise Rosenfield, Dallas
Shannon Rusnack, Houston
Sarah Stauder, Houston
Gail Varcelotti, Canonsburg, PA
Rebecca Webb, Lubbock
Emily Wilkinson, Austin
Jack Wilkinson,
Mary Ellen Wright, Waco
William P. Wright, Jr., Abilene
Elizabeth Yeager, Wichita Falls
Brian Yeakley, Houston




















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Advocate ($100 +)  

Dr. Linda Abraham-Silver, Dallas
Cynthia Alvarado, Houston
John Alvarado, Dallas
Minnette Boesel, Houston
Michelle Bonton, Houston
Jeffie Brewer, Nacogdoches
Diane Browne c/o G&D Browne, Midland
Annie Burridge, Austin
Donald Caldwell, Lubbock
Cecil C. Connor, Jr., Houston
Pamela Corn, Austin

Allen Craig, Boerne
Jose Diaz, Kingwood
Jim Douglass, Lubbock
Jeff & Trish Dressen, Buffalo Gap
Beth Duke, Amarillo
Paula Floeck-McReynolds, Waco
Ann Marie Gan, Dallas
Bridget Gates, San Marcos
Gayle Halperin, Dallas +

Patricia Harless, Spring
Danny Holeva, Midland 
Clint Hurt, Midland
Alan Hutcheson, Austin
Jay Isham, Fort Worth
Nancy Cohen Israel, Dallas
Augustine Jalomo, Dallas
Rosser Kemp, El Paso
Sheryl Kolasinski, Houston
Piper LeMoine, Austin
James G. Lifshutz,
Lifshutz Foundation
, San Antonio
Janice Lindstrom, Garland
Sarah Duck Loudermilk, Houston
Trina Martin, Round Rock
Carl Masterson, Bellaire
Dr. & Mrs. Paul McCash,
Wolford McCue, Dallas
Brannyn McDougal, Beaumont
Lucas Miller, Austin
Susan Moffat, Austin
Telissa Molano, Laredo

Christina J Moore, ScriptWorks, Austin
Susan Morehead, Austin
Kim Mytelka, Galveston
Rebecca Narramore, Linden
Salvatore Olimpio, Dallas
Alma Ornelas, Edinburg
Dorothy O'Shea Overbey, Austin
Linda Pease, Huntsville
Liz Picone, Austin +
Christopher Poinsatte, Dallas +
Michelle Polgar, Austin
Sandra Porter, Houston
Kaye Price-Hawkins, Abilene
Renuka Rajagopalan, Plano
Lynn Roeder, Abilene
Louise Rosenfield, Dallas
Linda Rougeux, Weatherford
Ruth Ann Rugg, Fort Worth
DeMetris Sampson, Dallas
Florence Scattergood, Waco
Lisa Sheldon, Waco
Cathy Siple, Conroe
James & Alison Small, Midland
Suzanne Smith, Dallas +

Holly Sodolak, Austin
Kathleen Staten, Cypress
Shawn Stephens, Houston
Mary Suhm, Austin
Howard Taylor, San Angelo
Jennifer Townsend, Pearland
Karen Vernon, Brenham
Michelle Voss,
Nieta Fran Ward, Tyler
Kate Wells, Longview
Ethan Wills, Midland
Jan Woodward, Abilene
Phyllis Young, Houston


Friend (<$25 +) 

Heather Allbright, La Grange
Stacey Allen, Missouri City
Barbara Antebi, Dallas
Sheetal Bedi, Houston
Alathea Blischke, Midland
Dianna Bluntzer Sherman,
Corpus Christi
Dori Bosnyak, Lubbock
Deborah Brown, Dallas
Daniel Butler, Dallas
Liyen Chong, Houston
Ann Ciccolella, Austin
Margaret Clauder, Arlington
C. Mollyn Cole, Port Arthur
Lea Comte, Austin
Ava Cosey, Houston
Lauren Cunningham, Austin
Flo Curry, Midland
Ambronita Douzart, McKinney
Heather Fails
, Houston
Susie Kelly Flatau, Georgetown
Chayo Flores Zaldivar, San Antonio
Lonny Fox, Lubbock
Aleida Garcia, McAllen
Bianca Garcia, Austin
Alisa Garza, San Antonio
Monica Gomez, El Paso
Josefa Gonzalez Mariscal, San Antonio
Alison Greene, Houston
Amanda Guilfoyle, Rowlett
Linda Hatchel, Woodway
Vallerie Hernandez, Brownsville
Dean Hollis, Pleasanton
Diane Hunt, Abilene
Niloo Jalilvand, Dallas
Anna Julia, Houston
Deborah Jung w. Kids Who Care, Fort Worth
Brooks Kendall, Granbury
Stephanie Key, San Antonio
Cindy Kidwell, Tyler
Chris Kiley & Amanda Varcelotti, Austin
Kristina Kirkenaer-Hart, Dallas
Darrel Knight, Abilene
Erin Kracht, Bryan
Elaine Leahy, San Antonio
Jane Long, Houston
Ryan Manning, Austin
Marguerite McCormick, San Antonio
Sonny Mehta, Houston
Judith Miller, Leander
Mark & Ute Miller, Dallas
Norma Jean Moore, San Antonio
Mary Muse, Kerrville
William North, Houston
Marissa Perez Garcia, Laredo
Rick Perkins, Austin
Eileen Pestorius, Austin
Lucinda Presley, Palestine
Jaime Puente, Austin
Mary Jane Riedlinger, Georgetown
Jean Roelke, Sherman
Amanda Schubert, Woodway
Marc & Carolyn Shellum, 
Cindy Shephard, Hurst
Eric Shephard, Waco
Emilie Sizemore, Dickinson
Evan Stein, Austin
Mike Tabor, Granbury

Kim Titus, Dallas
Chris Thomas, Texarkana
Bryan Tony, Dallas
Joseph Vincelli, Dallas
Cary Smith Wacker, Sherman
Kelsy Waggaman, Midland
Amy Walton, Dallas
Carol Watson, Georgetown
Charlie Wendell, Frisco
Fred White, Deer Park