Sam Houston State University Director of University Events, Charlene McWilliams, was honored with a 2019 Texas Star Award for “Best Event for a Non-Profit Organization (under $75,000).” This recognition marks the third consecutive year for McWilliams to win the award.
Showcasing the best of the best in the special events industry, from design and decor to logistics and technology, The Texas Star Awards is the pinnacle mark of professional achievement. The program is hosted by the Texas Chapters of the International Live Events Association.
SHSU’s 14th Annual Academic Awards Dinner was the event that earned McWilliams the top honor. Elegantly presenting a Greek Isles theme, the formal dinner for 190 guests celebrated the scenic beauty and culture of Santorini – one of the most luxurious destinations in Greece.