Featured Leader: Ashey Gibbs

Pleasant Grove ISD Volunteer Ashley Gibbs2019 Heroes for Children Honoree by Texas State Board of Education Ashley Gibbs was recently named the recipient of the 2019 Heroes for Children Award given by the Texas State Board of Education. This is a prestigious award given to only 15 awardees statewide for Read more…

Featured Leader: Leigh Davis

Leigh DavisDevelopment Director, Northeast Texas CASA, Inc. & Leadership Texarkana Class of 2019Through her work at CASA, Leighworks daily to bring together her passion for community, relationship building, and advocacy. Leigh says:  “For not being a native of Texarkana, I easily became passionate about our community and its strong philanthropic Read more…

Featured Leader: Barbara Walker

Barbara Walker Director of Sales, Hilton Garden InnPresident, Texarkana Hospitality Network Hats off to Barbara Walker for her ongoing commitment to and leadership of the Texarkana Hospitality Network (THN)–an eclectic group of professionals representing a variety of businesses, all of whom are invested in attracting visitors to Texarkana, (and in sending them away as word-of-mouth ambassadors Read more…

2019 Wilbur Award Nominees

For the coming few What’s to Love Txk blasts, we will share a bit more about all of the individuals who were nominated for 2019 Wilbur Awards.  Leadership Texarkana’s Wilbur Awards have been given annually since 1992, in memory of community servant and historian Wilbur Smith. Celebrating the power of one Read more…