Thursday, January 21, 2016

The Whitten Family!

Mitch Whitten and Kristin Sullivan moved to Fort Worth after graduating from SMU and landing their first jobs at the Star-Telegram.
He grew up near Houston, she in Arlington. After college, they fell in love with Fort Worth.
Their wedding and reception were held in the Near Southside, back when the neighborhood’s renaissance was just getting started.
They are pictured at Stir Crazy Baked Goods, one of their favorite spots on Magnolia Avenue. They live nearby and are passionate about the neighborhoods, schools, local businesses, their church and their many friends in the area.
Mitch is vice president of marketing for the Fort Worth Convention & Visitors Bureau. Kristin is associate vice president for communications at The University of Texas at Arlington.
In addition to volunteering around their neighborhood, Mitch serves on the board of the Fort Worth Food + Wine Festival and Kristin is a board member of The Cliburn.
They are often found at ballparks and soccer fields with sons John and Scott, and love spending time exploring many different areas of Fort Worth for live music, restaurants and the arts

Thursday, January 14, 2016

The Olson Family!

Gary and Cindy Olson are pictured with their daughter Shannon, her husband Scott, and their daughters Skylar and Sarah. Cindy is an interior design professional with a degree from TCU, where her father was the assistant to the chancellor for many years. Cindy heads up her own design firm, Olson Interiors.
Gary attended Texas Tech University where he earned his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. After college, Gary served in the U.S. Army as a combat infantry officer, and served a one year tour in Vietnam. In 1984 Gary started Silver West Limousine Service. Gary is a past President of the DFW Limousine Association and currently serves as Vice President.
Shannon and Scott and their daughters, Skylar and Sarah live in Keller. Shannon and Scott are both graduates of the University of Oklahoma, where they met. Shannon was a member of the Women’s’ Gymnastics Team at OU. Scott is a pilot for Southwest Airlines and is a member of their safety board.
The family enjoys traveling, golf, Sarah’s choir and music recitals, Skylar’s soccer games, family outings, sporting events and all the amenities of Fort Worth.

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

The Gottlich Family!

Robert Gottlich and Christine are both
native Texans, born and raised in Fort
Worth. Robert just opened the newest
branch of Happy State Bank in Fort Worth
as Market President. He is a member of the
Fort Worth Air Power Council/Foundation the
nation’s oldest military support organization
and supporter of the Fort Worth Christian
Prayer Breakfast. Christine is a graduate
of Texas Christian University. She teaches
secondary Social Studies and English Language
Arts to deaf and hard of hearing students in
Birdville ISD. They enjoy spending time in the
company of good friends and family, spoiling
their 4 dogs, and watching TCU football.