Mayor Tom Reid, Council member Gary Moore, Sherry Stockwell, Jacquie Baly, Council member Derrick Reed, Fort Bend ISD Trustee Jason Burdine,L. Angelo DeCamps, Fort Bend ISD Trustee Kristin Tassin, Dr. Shirley Rose Gilliam, Fort Bend ISD Trustee K.P. George and Lorena DueƱas are featured individuals on the cover of this edition of Houston Business Connections Newspaper. All Rights Reserved. Houston Business Connections Newspaper is published by Aubrey R. Taylor Communications. Call (832)212-8735 for more information.






MAYOR TOM REID IS ASKING FOR YOUR VOTE IN THE RACE FOR MAYOR OF PEARLAND, TEXAS ON SATURDAY, MAY 6, 2017






MAYOR PRO TEM GARY MOORE IS ASKING FOR YOUR VOTE IN THE RACE FOR PEARLAND CITY COUNCIL POSITION #3










SHERRY STOCKWELL IS ASKING FOR YOUR VOTE IN THE RACE FOR PEARLAND CITY COUNCIL POSITION #7






MIKE FLOYD IS ASKING FOR YOUR VOTE IN THE RACE FOR PEARLAND ISD TRUSTEE FOR POSITION #2





TRUSTEE JASON BURDINE IS ASKING FOR YOUR VOTE IN THE RACE FOR FBISD TRUSTEE FOR POSITION #1




L. ANGELO DECAMPS IS ASKING FOR YOUR VOTE IN THE RACE FOR FBISD TRUSTEE FOR POSITION #1






TRUSTEE KRISTIN TASSIN IS ASKING FOR YOUR VOTE IN THE RACE FOR FBISD TRUSTEE FOR POSITION #4







DR. SHIRLEY ROSE-GILLIAM IS ASKING FOR YOUR VOTE IN THE RACE FOR FBISD TRUSTEE FOR POSITION #4






THE KEY CANDIDATES PICTURED ABOVE IN THE 2017 FORT BEND ISD GENERAL ELECTION ARE ALL ASKING FOR YOUR SUPPORT ON SATURDAY, MAY 6, 2017: Jason Burdine, for FBISD Trustee for Position No. 1; L. Angelo DeCamps, for FBISD Trustee for Position No. 1; Kristin Tassin, for FBISD Trustee for Position No. 4; Dr. Shirley Rose-Gilliam, for FBISD Trustee for Position No. 4; K.P. George, for FBISD Trustee for Position No. 5; Lorena Duneas, for FBISD Trustee for Position No. 5. KEY CANDIDATES IN THE 2017 PEARLAND GENERAL ELECTION: Sherry Stockwell, a Businesswoman who is asking for your vote in the race for Pearland City Council At-Large Position #7; Mayor Tom Reid, the incumbent mayor running for re-election in Pearland; Gary Moore, incumbent Pearland City Councilman for At-Large Position #3. Early voting for the FBlSD General Election and the Pearland, Texas General Election will take place from Monday, April 24, 2017 through Tuesday, May 2, 2017. The candidates pictured on this cover are not connected to one another unless otherwise noted. Call: (281)788-3033 to speak directly to the publisher. Houston Business Connections Magazine is published by Aubrey R. Taylor Communications. All rights reserved. DON'T FORGET TO VOTE EARLY: Monday, April 24, 2017 through Tuesday, May 2, 2017.

Saturday, March 4, 2017

Keryl L. Douglas, Lillie Schechter, Eartha Jean Johnson, Dominique Davis, Chris Spellmon and Johnathan F. Miller


Harris County Democratic Precinct Chairs Must Elect Keryl L. Douglas, Lillie Shechter, Eartha Jean Johnson, Dominique Davis, Chris Spellmon or Johnathan F. Miller as the New HCDP Chair on Sunday, March 5, 2017

The election to select the best person to fill the chair position left vacant by Lane Lewis at the Harris County Democratic Party will be held on Sunday, March 5, 2017 from 3:00PM to 6:00PM at the IBEW Building, Union 716 located at 1475 N Loop West 2nd Floor in Houston, TX 77008. Everyone is welcome to attend this event, however, only Precinct Chairs currently listed on the Texas Secretary of State’s website will be eligible to vote. CLICK HERE to see which Harris County Democratic Party Precinct Chairs are eligible to vote. You can also view the list below. ” – Aubrey R. Taylor

MEET KERYL L. DOUGLAS


Keryl L. Douglas is a local entrepreneur and lead attorney at the Law office of Keryl L. Douglas. Her areas of legal specialization are: ADR, Business, Consumer, Creditor-Debtor, Criminal, Ethics-Legal Malpractice, Family, Government/Administrative, Intellectual Property, Labor-Employment, Litigation: Personal Injury, Wills-Trusts-Probate, Elder Law, Entertainment, Immigration, School Law, and Appellate: Civil. Keryl is a life-long advocate for the underserved. She graduated summa cum laude, with standing of #5 out of 202 students, from Thurgood Marshall School of Law in May 2008. She passed the Bar upon first attempt, qualifying to petition into the D.C. Bar without examination. She was admitted to the Texas Bar on November 7. 2008, and the Federal Bar in 2010. In December 2011, she became the 1st African American to run for Harris County Democratic Party Chair. She is the Founder of Optimum Solutions Consulting and “17 & Counting” young voter’s empowerment initiative. She has also served in capacities wherein she was responsible for implementing public affairs strategies, lobbying, and fund development. An accomplished mediator and Attorney, she’s also served as legal journalist and analyst, writing legal columns for local publications; and frequent legal/political analyst for a local radio program. Keryl is an appointed ad litem for local family and probate courts, as well as a frequent moderator and panelist/educator for diverse legal seminars. She heads legal education/advocacy for Friends of Emancipation Park Board of Directors. A prolific public speaker and speech writer, she has also served as a licensed insurance agent and structured settlement consultant. Her business acumen has also helped many other entrepreneurs achieve success and opportunity. Keryl served as the Executive Director of the NAACP Houston Branch from August 1990 to January 1999 (8 years 6 months). As the Director of the NAACP Houston Branch her duties included: Grant writing, programs development, community advocacy, hiring/supervision of staff and volunteers, radio program, media relations (writing press releases, spokesperson), fundraising and budget management.

MEET LILLIE SCHECHTER


Lillie Schechter is a local entrepreneur and the president of Bayou City Strategies, a firm that specializes in communications, fundraising, event planning and web site management. Lillie studied Public Leadership at LBJ School of Public Affairs, University of Texas at Austin. She also was employed as an account executive at Pierpont Communications from September 2005 to January 2008. Bayou City Strategies is a progressive, political consulting business focused on working with candidates and officeholders at the local and state level.

MEET EARTHA JEAN JOHNSON


Eartha Jean Johnson is a local entrepreneur and licensed attorney. She was admitted to the Texas Bar on November 2, 1990. Eartha graduated from University of Nebraska - Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.) back in May of 1990 and from University of Houston with a Master of Laws degree back in May of 1996. Eartha is currently the CEO of Risk Mitigation Worldwide, an award-winning Corporate Liability Training and Professional Staffing Company that specializes in training corporate executives, managers and front-line employees on strategies to avoid lawsuits, regulatory compliance sanctions and negative press. She formed Risk Mitigation Worldwide in 1997 after practicing law for a Fortune 100 company, and working for the United States Department of Justice and an international law firm. Eartha has conducted numerous training courses; spearheaded governmental audits; designed compliance programs; and negotiated settlements with third parties and governmental regulators across the United States according to her website. In addition to her Juris Doctorate Degree, she holds a Masters Degree in Energy, Environmental and Natural Resource Law, a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration and an Associate Degree in Criminal Justice. Eartha is certified in Training and Development and is a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR).

MEET DOMINIQUE DAVIS


Dominique Davis is the Chief of Staff/Director of Operations at Harris County Democratic Party. She has acted in this capacity since April 2016. According to Dominique, she’s a proven county-party builder. If elected, Dominique will bring more than 11 years of Precinct Chair training, event planning, and grassroots organizing experience to the chairmanship. She’s a Texas Democratic Party Campaign Academy alumna, and has provided cutting-edge leadership to county Parties, State House, and Congressional campaigns. She currently manages the day-to-day operations, special events, projects and personnel issues; and oversees volunteer recruitment and fundraising efforts. Dominique holds a Bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of Oklahoma. She was the first in her family to graduate from college and participated in the TRIO Upward Bound program while in high school.

MEET CHRIS SPELLMON


Chris Spellmon is running for Harris County Democratic Party Chair on Sunday, March 5, 2017. However, we don’t know much about him at this time. His facebook page does not share any relevant information about his work or education experience. However, it does say that he studied at University of North Texas and Kashmere High School.

MEET JOHNATHAN F. MILLER


Johnathan F. Miller is currently a Manufacturing Engineer at Parker Hannifin. He also lists the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company and University of Cincinnati, Department of Learning Communities on his facebook page under his work and education experience. He also studied Chemical engineering at University of Cincinnati and attended Archbishop McNicholas High School, a Christ-centered, co-ed, Catholic high school located in Cincinnati, Ohio.


NEED MORE INFORMATION?

For more information on the Sunday, February 26, 2017 “Harris County Democratic Party Chair Candidate Forum” or the “Sunday, March 5, 2017 “CEC Meeting” to elect a new Harris County Democratic Party Chair, please call (713)802-0085 or email Dominique Davis at dominique@harrisdemocrats.com





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