Meet the Idlewild Club’s debutantes, who took the stage on Nov. 21 at the Renaissance Dallas Hotel for the club’s 128th annual ball. Congrats ladies.
Margaret Ellison Burnett
is the daughter of Margo and Kyle Richard Burnett, Sr. of Dallas. She is the granddaughter of Marilyn Simmons and the late Robert D. Simmons of Oklahoma City, as well as Elizabeth Burnett and the late Wayne E. Burnett, Sr. of Corpus Christi. Elle is a graduate of Highland Park High School and she earned her Bachelor of Arts with a double major in history and studio art and a minor in corporate strategy from Vanderbilt University.
She is an analyst for Burnett Petroleum Company in Dallas.
Lauren Anne Carrozza
is the daughter of Taine and Robert Carrozza of Dallas. She is the granddaughter of Anne and Vincent A. Carrozza of Dallas and J.M. Henry, Jr. of Natchitoches, La. She is a graduate of Episcopal School of Dallas and a graduate of Furman University with a degree in Japanese studies and anthropology.
She was honored with Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society and Magna Cum Laude.
Lauren’s father is a member of the Idlewild Club, Terpsichorean Club, and Calyx Club where he served as president. Her grandfather, Vincent A. Carrozza, is a former member of the Idlewild Club.
Emily Dorothy Dewberry
is the daughter of Sharon and Robert Bruce Dewberry of Dallas. She is the granddaughter of the late Dorothy and Lawrence R. Herkimer of Dallas and Barbara and James A. Dewberry, Jr. of Dallas. Emily is a graduate of Highland Park High School and is a senior at Texas A&M University pursuing a Bachelor of Arts with a double major in political science and English.
Emily’s mother, Sharon Herkimer Dewberry, is a former Idlewild Club debutante along with her aunts, Marilyn Herkimer Weber and Carolyn Herkimer Cooper. Emily’s cousin, Harriet Tatum Weber will be joining her to make her Idlewild debut this year.
Corinne Miriam Lewis
is the daughter of Corinne Calder Lewis of Dallas. She is the granddaughter of the late Corinne Kelly Calder of Dallas and Hugh E. Calder of Richardson, and Gayle Lewis Schwab of Dallas and the late Glenn W. Lewis of San Angelo. She is a graduate of Highland Park High School and attends the University of Texas at Austin. She is pursuing a degree in mathematics with a minor in business.
Corinne’s sister, Madeline Kelly Lewis was an ldlewild Club debutante in 2010.
Ryan Winters McManemin
is the daughter of Megan and William Casey McManemin of Dallas. She is the granddaughter of Patricia Lenihan and the late Jeremiah Edward Lenihan of Dallas and Mary McManemin of Dallas. Ryan is a graduate of the Episcopal School of Dallas and a graduate of the University of Georgia, where she earned a degree in advertising with a minor in fashion merchandising.
She is the events and marketing coordinator at Modern Luxury and volunteers at North Texas Food Bank and The Bridge North Texas.
Isabel Rose Munson
is the daughter of Sharron Lynne Hunt and David Murray Munson, Jr. of Dallas. She is the granddaughter of Mona and David Murray Munson and Norma Hunt and the late Lamar Hunt of Dallas, and Rose Mary Whittle Carr. Isabel attended the Episcopal School of Dallas. She is a senior at Northeastern University in Boston where she is working toward a B.S. in economics with a minor in mathematics.
She is currently employed with Soofa, a tech company in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Isabel’s father is a member of the ldlewild Club as is her grandfather, David Murray Munson along with uncles including: Charles Cranfill Munson, John Kerr Munson, Thomas Cranfill Campbell, Charles Vance Campbell, Jr., James William McElwain III, The Rev. Stephen Swann, Clark Knobel Hunt, and cousins, Thomas Mabry Campbell and Gordon Huddleston. Former ldlewild Club debutantes in her family include: grandmother, Mona Campbell Munson; great-grandmother, the late Isabel Cranfill Campbell; aunts, Sese Campbell McElwain, Carolyn Campbell Swann, Roberta Ray Cole, Lyda Hill and Alinda Hill Wykert, and great-aunt, Mona Mae Cranfill Clark. Her cousins making their ldlewild debut include: Mimi Campbell Cole, Evie Campbell Brunner, Dealey Campbell Glenwinkel, Amy Campbell Barkledge, Mary Munson Wyatt, Meg Munson McGonigle, Katherine Munson Beach, Libby Hunt Allred, Barbara Hunt Crow, Elisa Hill Summers, and Hilre Hunt.
Harriet Tatum Weber
is the daughter of Marilyn and Bennet Ross Weber, Jr. of Dallas. She is the granddaughter of the late Dorothy and Lawrence Russell Herkimer and late Harriett and Bennet Ross Weber, both of Dallas. Hattie is a graduate of The Hockaday School and Wofford College, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree in philosophy. She is employed with Preston Bailey of New York City.
Hattie’s father, Bennet Ross Weber, Jr. is a member of the Idlewild Club, Terpsichorean Club and Calyx Club. Her brother, Bennet Ross Weber III is also a member of the Idlewild Club, Terpsichorean Club and Calyx Club. Her mother, Marilyn Herkimer Weber, made her Idlewild debut in 1976.
Her aunts, Sharon Herkimer Dewberry, and Carolyn Herkimer Cooper made their Idlewild debuts in 1976 and 1988, respectively. Other Idlewild debutantes in her family include her late great-aunt, Betty Moss Olmsted, 1956; and cousins: Susan Merryman Munson Wyatt, 1997; Kathryn Martha Munson Beach, 1997; Margaret Harriet Munson McGonigle, 1997; and Bertha Worthington Alford, 1980.