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11 Houston Health Museum Young Professionals polo May 2013 Lois Vann, Garvin Davis, Kelly Coleman
Lois Vann, from left, Garvin Davis and Kelly Coleman Photo by © Roswitha Vogler/Photosbyrovo.com
15 Houston Health Museum Young Professionals polo May 2013 Ebony Goudeau, Nyanza Moore, Nicole Roberts
Ebony Goudeau, from left, Nyanza Moore and Nicole Roberts Photo by © Roswitha Vogler/Photosbyrovo.com
14 Houston Health Museum Young Professionals polo May 2013 Fola Lawson, Tunde Lawal
Fola Lawson, left, and Tunde Lawal Photo by © Roswitha Vogler/Photosbyrovo.com
News Shelby Health Museum polo 2	Errol & Sharon McLaughlin, Phil Purpich, Beth Younger May 2013
 Errol and Sharon McLaughlin, Phil Purpich, Beth Younger Photo by Roswitha Vogler/Photosbyrovo.com
13 Houston Health Museum Young Professionals polo May 2013 Mikhail Kebede, Bronson Woods, Alias Johnson
Mikhail Kebede, from left, Bronson Woods and Alias Johnson Photo by © Roswitha Vogler/Photosbyrovo.com
12 Houston Health Museum Young Professionals polo May 2013 Kenny Ozoude, Dr. Rahel Selassie, Ray Odom
Kenny Ozoude, from left, Dr. Rahel Selassie and Ray Odom Photo by © Roswitha Vogler/Photosbyrovo.com
9 Houston Health Museum Young Professionals polo May 2013 Raquel Jones, Ursula Jones-Victor, Karen Lowe
Raquel Jones, from left, Ursula Jones-Victor and Karen Lowe Photo by © Roswitha Vogler/Photosbyrovo.com
8 Houston Health Museum Young Professionals polo May 2013 Ashley Sickler and Ken Sickler
Ashley and Ken Sickler Photo by © Roswitha Vogler/Photosbyrovo.com
7 Houston Health Museum Young Professionals polo May 2013 Neil Krugh, Whitney Holt, Trish Weir, Brian Huddleston
Neil Krugh, from left, Whitney Holt, Trish Weir and Brian Huddleston Photo by © Roswitha Vogler/Photosbyrovo.com
5 Houston Health Museum Young Professionals polo May 2013 Will Flanders and mom Barlee Flanders
Will Flanders and Barlee Flanders Photo by © Roswitha Vogler/Photosbyrovo.com
4 Houston Health Museum Young Professionals polo May 2013 Glenn Legge, Karen Conticello, Susan Swanson, Andrew Stakelum
Glenn Legge, from left, Karen Conticello, Susan Swanson and Andrew Stakelum Photo by © Roswitha Vogler/Photosbyrovo.com
3 Houston Health Museum Young Professionals polo May 2013 Derrick Mitchell, Judge Vanessa Gilmore, Dr. Bill Fleming
Derrick Mitchell, from left, Vanessa Gilmore and Dr. Bill Fleming Photo by © Roswitha Vogler/Photosbyrovo.com
1 Houston Health Museum Young Professionals polo May 2013 Dr. Jackeen Johnson and Dr. Garfield Johnson
Drs. Jackeen and Garfield Johnson Photo by © Roswitha Vogler/Photosbyrovo.com
11 Houston Health Museum Young Professionals polo May 2013 Lois Vann, Garvin Davis, Kelly Coleman
15 Houston Health Museum Young Professionals polo May 2013 Ebony Goudeau, Nyanza Moore, Nicole Roberts
14 Houston Health Museum Young Professionals polo May 2013 Fola Lawson, Tunde Lawal
News Shelby Health Museum polo 2	Errol & Sharon McLaughlin, Phil Purpich, Beth Younger May 2013
13 Houston Health Museum Young Professionals polo May 2013 Mikhail Kebede, Bronson Woods, Alias Johnson
12 Houston Health Museum Young Professionals polo May 2013 Kenny Ozoude, Dr. Rahel Selassie, Ray Odom
9 Houston Health Museum Young Professionals polo May 2013 Raquel Jones, Ursula Jones-Victor, Karen Lowe
8 Houston Health Museum Young Professionals polo May 2013 Ashley Sickler and Ken Sickler
7 Houston Health Museum Young Professionals polo May 2013 Neil Krugh, Whitney Holt, Trish Weir, Brian Huddleston
5 Houston Health Museum Young Professionals polo May 2013 Will Flanders and mom Barlee Flanders
4 Houston Health Museum Young Professionals polo May 2013 Glenn Legge, Karen Conticello, Susan Swanson, Andrew Stakelum
3 Houston Health Museum Young Professionals polo May 2013 Derrick Mitchell, Judge Vanessa Gilmore, Dr. Bill Fleming
1 Houston Health Museum Young Professionals polo May 2013 Dr. Jackeen Johnson and Dr. Garfield Johnson

In a rare fashion turn, it was both the ladies and the gents who stepped out in high style for the fifth annual Triple Crown Polo Fundraiser, presented by the Young Professionals Circle of The Health Museum.

The grounds of the Houston Polo Club were awash Sunday afternoon in a sea of brightly-colored chapeaux and smart fedoras. After all, this was a fashion contest as much as a fundraiser for the museum's educational programs and exhibit development.

Ranking the eager fashionistas were judges Anna Hawley, Health Museum COO; Beth Younger, JulieBeth Handbags designer; and District Judge Vanessa D. Gilmore. Taking home top honors in the Hats Off to The Health Museum contest were were Debra Lockett in first place, Ebony Goudeau in second and Nyanza Moore in third.

Blake Hayes of Mix 96.5 served as emcee for the Hats Off competition and for the "Men of Style" contest, judged by Olu Lawson and Tunde Lawal of Southern GentsBronson Elliott Woods bowed in at first place, Neil Krugh in second and Alias Johnson in third.

Chairing the afternoon bash were Sharon and Errol McLaughlin Jr. (Young Professionals Circle founding members), David Cordúa and Sylia Gallegos. 

They were joined by 375 guests including Rachel McNeill and Wayne Franklin, Dr. William Fleming, Heidi and Marcus Smith, Drs. Annette and Anthony Brissett, Dr. Garfield Johnson III, Dr. Jakeen Johnson, Roslyn Bazzelle and Derrick Mitchell.

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