The Art of a Grande Tea

The Fort Bend County Chapter of The Links, Incorporated invites you to participate in a very special biennial Signature Tea, “The Art of a Grande Tea.”  The Tea will be held at the Royal Sonesta Hotel, from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on October 21, 2018.  Proceeds from the event will enable us to award scholarships to high school seniors, provide leadership to the National Society of Black Engineers, Jr. in Fort Bend County, and support our charitable/educational programs focused on healthy eating education and wellness solutions that improve the lives of individuals in the Fort Bend community.

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Mistress and Master of Ceremonies

Tracey Ferguson, Former Editor-in-Chief, EBONY, JET, and JONES Magazines. Regarded as an award-winning journalist and thought leader, Ferguson has risen to become pop culture’s behind-the-scenes secret weapon advisor of some of today’s hottest brands, celebrity personalities and cultural influencers.   Ferguson became a media personality after founding and serving as the editor-in-chief to locally grown, JONES Magazine, now a nationally distributed lifestyle and online publication for affluent African American and multicultural women.




Bryce Hairston Kennard is a native Houstonian. Currently, he serves as the Communications Manager for the Comcast Houston Region. Prior to Comcast, he managed corporate communications at CITGO Petroleum Corporation. He began his career in London with Coca-Cola and later started work in public relations and freelance writing. Bryce has interviewed personalities ranging from supermodel Naomi Campbell to comedian Dick Gregory.  His work has been featured in the Houston Chronicle, Southern Living magazine and the New York Times. His role as contributing editor for JONES magazine was documented in the BET TV series “Keeping Up With the Joneses.”