Stephens College Alumnae Club of Dallas Annual Texas Fundraising Luncheon
The Stephens College Alumnae Club of Dallas Annual Texas Fundraising Luncheon will feature a retrospective of two Dallas icons, Jan Strimple and Tom Addis.
Strimple is an internationally renowned couture fashion model and a premier event and fashion show producer in Dallas and Fort Worth. Her shows have rocked the runways from New York's Fashion Week to Dallas/Fort Worth's most high profile fashion luncheons and award shows. Known for her creative theatrical productions, she equally relishes opportunities to showcase collections of emerging designers in a straightforward but edgy style. She credits her recognized sense of style to her years working closely with Yves Saint Laurent and Bob Mackie. She has been recognized worldwide for her unique career.
Addis is best known for designing and producing Dallas’ premier children’s gala, The Crystal Charity Ball, for twenty-four years. He has also received accolades for his work on national events such as the reopening Celebration of the National Library of Congress and the State Dinner hosted by the Secretary of State and international events, such as Young President’s Organization University events in Budapest, Hungary, Rome, Italy and Cape Town, South Africa. His work has been featured in publications ranging from PaperCity Magazine to Town & Country.