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3 Anne Culver, from left, Margaret Lloyd, Ric Campo and Claudia Williamson at the Scenic Houston Annual Dinner November 2014
Anne Culver, from left, Margaret Lloyd, Ric Campo and Claudia Williamson. Photo by Aric C. Hoek
9 Ed and Lorraine Wulfe at the Scenic Houston Annual Dinner November 2014
Ed and Lorraine Wulfe. Photo by Aric C. Hoek
10 Eoles Whitaker and Miko Starks at the Scenic Houston Annual Dinner November 2014
Eoles Whitaker and Miko Starks. Photo by Aric C. Hoek
18 Stedman Grigsby and Ashley Short-Grigsby at the Scenic Houston Annual Dinner November 2014
Stedman Grigsby and Ashley Short-Grigsby. Photo by Aric C. Hoek
News, Scenic Houston, Nov. 2014, Kathy Masterson, Harry Masterson
Kathy and Harry Masterson. Photo by Aric C. Hoeko
5 Ashley Short-Grigsby, from left, Kathryn King-Coleman, Kathy Elek and Olga Moya at the Scenic Houston Annual Dinner November 2014
Ashley Short-Grigsby, from left, Kathryn King-Coleman, Kathy Elek and Olga Moya. Photo by Aric C. Hoek
News, Scenic Houston, Nov. 2014, Adam Gibson, Vernon Caldera
Photo by Aric C. Hoeko
6 Barbara and Jonathan Day at the Scenic Houston Annual Dinner November 2014
Barbara and Jonathan Day. Photo by Aric C. Hoek
News, Scenic Houston, Nov. 2014 Ric Campo, Mo Campo
Ric and Mo Campo. Photo by Aric C. Hoeko
3 Anne Culver, from left, Margaret Lloyd, Ric Campo and Claudia Williamson at the Scenic Houston Annual Dinner November 2014
9 Ed and Lorraine Wulfe at the Scenic Houston Annual Dinner November 2014
10 Eoles Whitaker and Miko Starks at the Scenic Houston Annual Dinner November 2014
18 Stedman Grigsby and Ashley Short-Grigsby at the Scenic Houston Annual Dinner November 2014
News, Scenic Houston, Nov. 2014, Kathy Masterson, Harry Masterson
5 Ashley Short-Grigsby, from left, Kathryn King-Coleman, Kathy Elek and Olga Moya at the Scenic Houston Annual Dinner November 2014
News, Scenic Houston, Nov. 2014, Adam Gibson, Vernon Caldera
6 Barbara and Jonathan Day at the Scenic Houston Annual Dinner November 2014
News, Scenic Houston, Nov. 2014 Ric Campo, Mo Campo

What: Scenic Houston's annual awards dinner.

Where: Houston County Club.

The 411: Kathryn Coleman, Kathy Elek, Ashley Grigsby, Olga Moya, Claudia Williamson and Ellyn Wulfe chaired the evening that brought out more than 300 individuals who value the city's landscape and value the organization's efforts at halting visual blight and improving the appearance of Houston’s streetscapes.

Ric Campo, Camden Property Trust CEO, received the Scenic Visionary Award while Margaret Lloyd, Scenic Texas vice president, was honored with the Scenic Hero Award. 

The non-profit also celebrated the success of its Campaign for a More Scenic Houston, which raised more than $800,000 for programs which emphasize that beauty supports economic development, livability and tourism.

Who: Scenic Houston board chair Claudia Williamson, Lorraine and Ed Wulfe, Kathy and Harry Masterson, Susie and Sanford Criner, Leslie and Shannon Sasser, Benito Guerrier, Kyle and John Kirksey and Scenic Houston president Anne Culver.

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