About Us

Trinity (TX) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated was chartered by 21 women on May 14, 1994, following a five-year period serving the needs of the community as an interest group of The Links, Incorporated. Since inception, Trinity has evolved into a nationally recognized, award-winning chapter. The group of over 50 dynamic African-American professional women is passionate about serving the Dallas, Texas community by providing transformational programs, in particular the longstanding STEM-focused So SMAART mentoring program for girls.

Trinity Chapter Members

Sonya D. Hoskins, Esq., President • Sharon S. Gilmore, Esq., Vice President – Membership • Carol West, Vice President- Programs • Gwen George, Treasurer • Jeannine Brew Braggs, Financial Secretary • Keesha Williams, Recording Secretary • Denise Wilkerson, Corresponding Secretary • Camille Stearns Miller, Esq., Parliamentarian • Ruth Robinson, Chaplain^ • Thalia Matherson, Ed.D., Organizational Effectiveness Chair^ • Sharyn Holley, Immediate Past President^


Mia Ashe-Randolph
Barbara Bardwell
Sharon Blackman, Ed.D.
Genevieve Brembry
O’Shelia Brown^*
Jo Anne Brunson
Jarita Camacho
Mildred Carrethers
Audra Chavis
Cheryl Dunbar-Wilson
Marcella Foreman
Ann Gibson
Hon. Helen Giddings^
Marilynn Gordon^
Demetria Hall
Sharon Holland-Cornell
Lorraine Hood-Jack
Andrea Howard
Debra Hunter Johnson, Esq.
Floristene Johnson
Jill Johnson*
Delva King, Ph.D.^
Cheryl Malone^
Marilyn Mask^*
Fannie McClure*
Verna Brown Mitchell^
Ethel Mymbs
Donna Newsome, M.D., Ph.D.
Gwen Oliver, Ed.D.^*
Venita Owens
Loren Parker-Jackson, Esq.
Sandy Poindexter
Hon. Monica McCoy Purdy
Kimberly Raye
DeMetris Sampson, Esq.Sarah Smith*
Michelle Smith-Peters, Esq.
Lela O. Thompson^
Ava Washington^
Ann Williams^
Antonia Williams-Gary*
Donza Rogers Williams, M.D.
Alicia Young

^ Charter member
*Alumnae member

The Links, Incorporated
is an international, not-for-profit corporation, established in 1946. The membership consists of nearly 14,000 professional women of color in 284 chapters located in 41 states, the District of Columbia and the Commonwealth of the Bahamas. It is one of the nation’s oldest and largest volunteer service organizations of extraordinary women who are committed to enriching, sustaining and ensuring the culture and economic survival of African Americans and other persons of African ancestry. The Links Foundation, Incorporated, a 501 (c) (3) corporation, is the philanthropic arm of The Links, Incorporated.  Visit The Links, Incorporated’s Website.