Ms. Kim Macpherson
Kim is an English teacher at Irving High School. Kim has been active in serving the LGBT Community in North Texas for many years, including serving on various Boards and appointments. She has enjoyed more than 30 years with the love of her life, Fi Macpherson.
Ms. Emma Rose Colquitt-Sayers
Emma has been an entrepreneur in the Dallas-Ft. Worth area for the past 29 years. Currently, she is president/CEO of Cardiac Dynamics, LLC, a mobile diagnostic lab specializing in non-invasive cardiovascular procedures as well as temporary cardiovascular ultrasound staffing to doctors’ offices, medical clinics and hospitals in the North Texas area. She is a woman of integrity who believes that high quality patient care and excellent customer service is a “Right” that everyone is entitled to. Ms. Colquitt-Sayers is a registered cardiac sonographer (RDCS) and a MBA graduate from Texas Women’s University. Emma’s community support is exemplified through her active affiliations with the following organizations: Celebration on the Lake Church Board of Directors, Leadership Texas Alumnae Board - President, Committee of 30, an advisory board for Women’s Athletics, Florida State University, Grand Prairie Emergency Medical Services Advisory Board, YWCA Metropolitan Dallas Board of Directors, Arlington Museum of Art Board of Trustees, American Heart Association, Dallas Chapter Board of Directors, Junior Players Guild Board of Directors, Oak Lawn Community Services – Fundraising Chairperson and Board President, and Creator of Emma’s Elves, a Christmas project for families in need.
Emma has been honored by the following awards:
Ms. Jennifer Brown-Hodge
Jennifer Brown-Hodge is an experienced Business Development and Sales and Marketing Director for senior living in the Dallas and Fort Worth area and Board Member for the Coalition for Aging LGBT board. She is also Housing committee team member. Jennifer's passion lies with helping all people achieve equality in health, home, happiness, and every aspect of our lives, in addition to serving those affected by Alzheimer's and dementia.
Personally, Jennifer enjoys theatre in all aspects, whether performing or attending. The arts are a necessity to life!
Ms. Carolyn Roney
Carolyn is recently retired from Legend Senior Living where she worked as the Assistant Director at Rosewood Assisted Living and Memory Care. This work was her “what do you want to do when you grow up” adventure. Prior to this she worked at several companies in Human Resources and left that field as the VP, Human Resources at Staff One. She is an Extra Mile Award winner and was recognized for her volunteer work on the Board of Oak Lawn Community Services and Chair of Lifewalk for two years. She also served on the Black Tie Dinner (BTD) Board as Chair of Board Governance and Secretary and BTD Advisory Board.
Mx. Jaime Esposito
Jaime Esposito is a percussion performer and educator in the DFW area. In 2018, they co-founded Spectrum Ensemble, which highlights talented musicians in the LGBTQA+ community. The ensemble commissions new music by Queer composers which showcases the talents of the underrepresented artists of the LGBTQA+ community, and performs these works around the country. Jaime frequently plays with Las Colinas Symphony Orchestra, Texarkana Symphony, Allen Symphony, and Abilene Philharmonic. They have also had the opportunity to travel around the word and perform with groups such as the International Lyric Academy, Britten-Pears Festival Orchestra, World Percussion Group, and Heartland Marimba. Jaime maintains a private lesson studio of 50+ students in the Hurst Euless Bedford (HEB) school district.
Jaime is passionate about the queer community and beyond excited for the opportunity to serve as a Board Member for the Coalition for Aging LGBT.
To find out more about Jaime and what they do check out the links below!