Please reserve your seats and pay online using the form below by January 14th, 2022. There will be complimentary valet parking.

For inquiries, please contact John Gaston at or 903-581-6376.

Chairman of the Board of Regents

The University of Texas System

He formerly served as Senator for Texas Senate District 1, as the Mayor of Tyler, and on the Tyler City Council. He has also served as a member of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.

United Way of Smith County’s leadership giving program, the Admiral’s Club, was started in 1990 by Tylerite’s Bill Martin and Norman Shtofman. We are dedicating this Leadership Dinner to honor the impact that Bill Martin’s leadership & vision continues to have.

Leadership Dinner generously underwritten by: