($535 tax deductible)
Includes one ticket to the gala held from 8 PM to 12 AM


($660 tax deductible)
Includes one ticket to the Gala, access to a VIP experience from 6:30 PM to 8 PM, held 90 minutes before the Gala in the Bechtler's iconic first-floor lobby where guests enjoy an array of upgraded wines, champagne, food, and a special Gala-themed surprise performance.

The 2023 Bechtler Gala Host Committee

Neely and Michael Verano, Hosts
Marty and Weston Andress 
Vivi Bechtler-Smith and Bill Smith 
Sheryl and Brian Bucci 
Jessica and Alex Churchill  
Cathy and Chris Cope 
Andrew Dana and Angelique Morabito       
Craig Danforth 
Crystal Dunham 
Rachael Dunnavant and Katie Catrone
Liz and Lane Faison 
Dorlisa and Peter Flur 
Renata Gasparian and Caio Lima 
Lynn and Brian Good 
Heather and Kevin Gottehrer
Christine and Eric Grand
Cate and Emerich Gutter 
Maureen and Dan Haggstrom 
Heather and Roman Harper
Michlene and Stephen Healy
                   Liz Hilliard and Lee Kennelly                               

Lily Iatridis and Linc Trimble
Jennifer Jackson and Todd Ashworth
Marie and Aaron Ligon
Donna and Bob Lilien
Luis Machicao
Natalie and Alan Papier
Cyndee Patterson
Mary Margaret and Fritz Porter
Pat Rodgers
Vickie and Chris Rolfe
Marjorie Serralles-Russell and Terry Russell
Lauren Pauley and Luke Sirgo
Jennifer and Eric Steigerwalt
Anne and Robert Stolz
Margaret and John Switzer
Gail and Scott Syfert
Karey and Ray Tom
Irina Toshkova and Noi Vong
Cassandra and Dave Wagner
Joy and Hunter Widener
Lilly and Steve Young 

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