Houston Area Urban League Gala on June 26th, 2010 at Hilton Americas. With Melanie Lawson and Jerome Gray as Masters of Ceremony. Honoray Chairs – Dr. and Mrs. Benjamin L. Hall, III. President and CEO – Judson W. Robinson, III. Board Chair – Barbara L. Seymore. The Whitney M. Young Humanitarian Award presented to Bill Young Productions. The Gerald Hines Corporate Award presented to Chevron. The Marguerite Ross Barnett Leadership Award presented to Houston Area Urban League. The HAUL Heritage Award presented to State Farm. The Quentin Mease Community Service Award presented to CenterPoint Energy. Entertainment provided by Conrad O. Johnson Big Band conducted by Barry Lee Hall, Jr.