Caring for family and community

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Charline McCombs has made a name for herself When Charline McCombs was growing up in Corpus Christi, she and her family would often visit San Antonio for shopping and fun, which always included movies at the Majestic Theatre. It was the place to go to, she says, “so beautiful to us coming from Corpus.” She […]

Like Father, Like Daughter

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Daddy’s girls follow in fathers’ footsteps We’ve all heard the old adage, “like father, like son,” but in today’s world, daughters are just as likely as their male siblings to follow in dad’s footsteps. In this issue, in honor of Father’s Day, we are showcasing three women who work side by side with their dads […]

Role Model: Ashley Simpson

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Making a difference with music Four years ago, “If you’d asked me where I’d be teaching, I would have said, ‘Anywhere but middle school,’” says Ashley Simpson, choir director at Mark Twain Middle School in the San Antonio Independent School District. Simpson — and yes, that is her real name; she’s Susan Ashley Simpson, and […]

Guys to Know: Dr. D. Leslie Hollon, Ph.D.

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Preacher, professor, author and pastor of Trinity Baptist Church Described as one of the great pastors in America, Leslie Hollon, senior pastor of Trinity Baptist Church, is one of the most respected ministers and church leaders in San Antonio today. A native of the Texas Hill Country, he grew up in Boerne before heading to […]

Business Woman Spotlight: Michele Patton

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Business Woman Spotlight Michele Patton School of Rock San Antonio Owner/General Manager What do you do? My job is multifaceted, centered around the School of Rock motto: “Inspiring the World to Rock on Stage and in Life.” I design advertising, generate social media, take pictures and video at concerts, encourage our kids, find venues and […]